This holiday season, you and your family can get together and finally take a trip abroad—from the comfort of your sofa. Airbnb has introduced bookable online experiences that will whisk you away to far away lands. Learn all about new cultures, delve into history, or add a new recipe to your repertoire. Here are some of our favorite activities at some super prices.
Take a Coffee Masterclass in Mexico—from $9
Join Christian in Mexico City and Elena in Istanbul to discover what's considered a great cup of coffee and why. Learn about the neuroscience of flavor and the processes behind how to brew the best cup of coffee. Connect with people all over the world over a fantastically brewed cup of joe!
Play a Funny Historical Game in Greece—from $15
Travel to Greece with the greatest philosopher of all time, Socrates! This interactive game will test your knowledge of ancient Greece. Play along by trying to figure out which crazy stories from ancient Greece are true and which are false.
Make Gnocchi and Ravioli at Home—from $16
Travel to Italy and learn how to make authentic gnocchi and ravioli using simple, fresh, and healthy ingredients. Learn the secrets needed to make the delicate pasta dough and learn how to prepare a pesto sauce to enjoy with your new pasta.
Follow a Plague Doctor Through Prague—from $19 per family
Travel back in time to the empty streets of Prague during the Black Death and plagues of the 17th and 18th centuries. Follow the footsteps of Dr. Alexander Schamsky, an unknown Czech hero who fought the plague in 1713, and immerse yourself in the forgotten history of the pneumonic and bubonic plagues.
Cook Spanish Paella with a Top Chef—from $21
Travel to Spain and learn how to cook paella. While you cook, learn all about Barcelona, delicious Spanish food, culture, traditions, and a lot more. You can choose from seafood, meat, vegetarian, or a mixed version of paella to cook.
Make Sangria with Drag Queens—from $34
Travel to LIsbon to learn how to make authentic Portuguese sangria this holiday season from fabulous drag queens. Say cheers with fireworks, smoke effects, and fun costumes, while you learn step by step how to make the delicious drink using a traditional secret recipe. There will even be a live stage performance. Join them as they toast to life, answer questions about Lisbon and drag culture, and more! This is a cabaret-style digital cocktail class you won't soon forget.