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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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...

Quite an honor: one of the largest travel magazines in the world – Travel + Leisure magazine – recommended our app and our Europe locals’ tips in the latest edition of their magazine (June 2017 – full PDF of the article here),...

There’s a saying that goes”we don’t stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing.” Apparently, it’s a quote by George Bernard Shaw (the man left so many quotes behind, it seems he only spoke in W...