All posts tagged: Segway

Exploring Brisbane On Segway

Want to explore Brisbane on a fast-track? Go for a Segway tour in Brisbane! I remember the last time I tried Segway I was on a different continent and some 15,000km away — exploring the city of Rome. And the idea of a Segway tour in Rome germinated in my mind because I was short on time and Rome was massive and overwhelming — a quick Segway tour around the city felt like a perfect idea to get familiar and explore all its highlights in no time. Though of course, the charm of walking around the romantic Roman streets was unbeatable by any means, since I was short on time, what could be my best shot? And this time again, as I landed in Brisbane with no more than three nights to spare, the idea of opting for a quick segway tour on the first night itself made a perfect sense. I wanted to get hold of Brisbane and become familiar with its popular highlights without wasting any time and so that I know where to …

Exploring Rome On Segway

There are many ways to explore a city. Use public transport, hop-on-hop-off tourist buses, walk on the streets on your own, or take guided tours. But if you’re short on time and the city you’re travelling to is as massive and overwhelming as Rome can be, then what can be your best shot? In one word: Segway! Recently while I was in Rome, and was bitten by the idea of exploring the city, from inside out, on a fast track, while keeping it fun and relaxing, I thought — why not Segway it. And it turned out that exploring Rome by Segway, was perhaps the best decision. For €120, you get a 7-hour tour of Rome’s greatest sights including the Colosseum, Imperial Forum Road, Piazza Venezia and Trevi Fountain, among others. To make it even better a delicious local lunch of Roman specialities was included in the tour. Though of course, Roman specialities can never be good in a restaurant, And my 15-day experience of living with a Roman family in the heart of Lazio, validated that statement for me well …