Happy Ideas - Travel from home
Updated: May 25, 2020
This section is dedicated to all sort of activities and tours you can easily do from home. A virtual tour in the space, an helicopter trip to admire the incredible landscape of Komodo Island or even a relaxing hike in Bryce Canyon, everything is possible with augmented reality and technology! And of course, tourism actors can't avoid to adapt their offer if they want to keep their position in the global market. Most of them decided to create a partnership with Google Art & Culture, an amazing platform with infinite contents to explore.
1. GREAT BARRIER REEF VIRTUAL TOUR
Get ready for a breathtaking dive in the Australian Great Barrier Reef in company of the of David Attenborough's great expertise. You will discover a lot about the different species, the threats and challenges that this unique ecosystem is facing and what we can do in order to help it. Not only one of the most well-done virtual tours ever done, but also an important educational aspect. (Be sure to be on your laptop for this tour, the mobile version is not possible!)
2. VERSAILLE CASTLE
Have you ever been to Versailles? It's just about 1h far away from Paris, but many visitors don't have enough time to visit it, so here's the occasion to discover this outstanding place! The Palace of Versaille was creating during the XVII century. It became a hunting lodge, a seat of power and finally a museum starting from the XIX century. Discover its collection, the inside of the palace and of course the famous Hall of Mirrors.
3. BRYCE CANYON VIRTUAL HIKE
If you need a relaxing moment and you'd like to feel as you were in a stunning place, this is the tour for you! This 4K video will give you the the impression of hiking in a real Canyon enjoying the amazing landscape, meeting other people, discovering its hidden spots. Plus, a pleasing relaxing music all along the hike!
4. THE NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM OF LONDON
Find answers to your big nature questions through this virtual tour on Google Art & Culture. Explore the Museum's collection, the history of life on Earth, from the smallest insects to the largest mammals.
5. INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION TOUR
If you've always dreamed about going to a mission in the Space, get ready for a thrilling tour created by the NASA. Discover the different missions, how's life inside the station and feel like an astronaut for one day!
6. KOMODO ISLAND AIRPANO
Take a seat on this amazing helicopter and be ready for a stunning 360° view on Komodo Island, this Indonesian paradise which will leave you breathtaking. You'll also spot the famous Komodo Dragon, the world's largest living lizard which gives the name to the island.