Context Lectures Pre-Trip & Inspirational Travel Lectures with World-Class Experts

Discover inspiration for your next adventure or learn something new from our collection of lectures, available anytime and anywhere.

Inspire Future Travels

Fuel your wanderlust with unique insights, hidden gems, and exciting new perspectives on a variety of travel destinations. More than merely lectures, you'll be inspired, sparking your imagination and expanding your horizons.


Led by PhD and masters-level experts in art, history, archaeology, and more, our lectures are hosted by many of the very same experts who lead our walking tours, ensuring you receive the most in-depth and enriching information for your upcoming adventure.

Learn Before You Go

Context lectures are the perfect prerequisite to your upcoming travels, providing you with a fascinating foundation of knowledge and insight, so you can embark on your journey with a deeper appreciation, understanding, and excitement.

Featured Lecture

Paris, France: Top 10 Highlights for Curious Travelers

Take a virtual journey through the heart of Paris with our featured lecture, "Paris, France: Top 10 Highlights for Curious Travelers". Whether you're planning a future trip, eager to delve into the secrets of the City of Lights, or simply curious about its iconic landmarks, this engaging lecture is your passport to the allure and charm of Paris.

Edinburgh Lectures

Rome Lectures

London Lectures

Normandy Lectures

Paris Lectures

Greek Islands Lectures

Kyoto Lectures

Naples Lectures

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Want to Join a Lecture Live?

Experience our 60-90 minute live lectures, taught by leading scholars around the world.

Join an upcoming live Zoom lecture, where you'll delve into captivating topics firsthand alongside a distinguished expert. Elevate your learning experience with real-time interaction with a historian or archaeologist with a Q&A included at the end of the presentation. And don't forget about our monthly free livestreams on our YouTube channel! See what our next free livestream is here.