FAQ Group: For Tour Takers

Can I become a Tour Creator?

Yes!  Anyone can add a Tour Creator account to their Tour Taker account. Simply login to your Tour Taker account from a desktop computer.  Follow the prompts, via the website, to start your own creator dashboard. Once this is complete, you can begin creating tours.

Is my journal private?

Yes – unless you wish to share it. If you choose to write a Journal entry within a tour stop, you will be prompted to “create” it once done. “Creating” a journal entry means only that you are saving it to your own personal device, private to yourself. You can later choose to publish it […]

How does the Journal feature work?

The Journal feature allows you to document your tour with your own comments and photos. You can create a Journal entry at any, or each, tour stop.  Your Journal entry will remain private to you, unless you agree to share it to social media.

What safety tips are recommended?

Safety is a high priority to the team here at Built Story. Please practice safe traveling practices. Taking tours during daylight is recommended. Pay close attention to traffic and pedestrian laws. If alcoholic beverages are a part of your tour, practice responsibility – be sure to have a sober, designated driver appointed, or use ride sharing […]

How long do tours last?

Tour length depends on a number of factors, including the amount of stops, the distance between stops and speed of the participant(s). Also note that a Tour Taker can choose to pause the tour as many times as they wish–within a 30-day window. All this said, the length of a tour will probably average between […]

Can I pause the tour while I am taking it?

Yes! Built Story offers lots of flexibility to the exploring traveler. If, during your tour, you stumble upon an excellent coffee shop, or an outdoor market, or simply want to wait to complete it until the next day–the user has that option. You may start and pause the tour as many times as you would […]