Spotted by Locals

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A cityblog network by locals in 23 cities in Europe - with up-to-date tips



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Adam Roberts, a Spotter for us since 2009, knows Paris so well that he has written a book on the city which has just been published! Paris Cityscopes, one of a series of city guides published by Reaktion Books in the UK, is a very different kind of g...

Hello and welcome to Kraków! I guess you won’t be surprised when I say that 48 hours seems like very little for Kraków, as after years I still don’t seem to be getting enough… On the other hand, two days can be just enough to get a taste of K...

Visiting Moscow means you have to be really fast. This city’s rhytm is like no other. You have to move fast, eat fast, drink fast, and work fast. And think fast, of course. From all the cities I’ve visited I found Madrid to be the same wa...

As the age of the undisputed rule of fossil fuel and automated transportation (cars, trains etc), at least as we had known it until now, is coming to an end, the discovery of new uses for the traces (and scars) trains and cars left behind during the...

Our Google Calendar reminded us this morning that today 10 years ago we went to the Chamber of Commerce in Amsterdam to register our company Spotted by Locals. “Cool” I thought and went over to co-founder (and wife) Sanne’s desk to...

It’s so nice to see so more and more Spotters are meeting up. There used to be a time we knew where all Spotters were hanging out, but there’s so much activity now it’s almost impossible to follow. We hope Spotters keep sending us p...

Edinburgh is a living history book. It’s a place of fairytales! Where ancient volcanoes tower above astounding architecture, where roads become bridges as the underground becomes above ground, where the mountains meet the sea. Edinburgh is just ins...