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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Just a few days ago we launched our crowdfunding campaign with the main goal to fight overtourism. It’s the same motivation we’ve had since our humble beginnings in 2008, long before the word was first invented and used in 2016 to describe a nove...

Big news: we just launched a crowdfunding campaign, to help combat the increasingly worrying problem of overtourism and guarantee Spotted by Locals can survive as a small non-commercial independent publisher and compete with big corporations with mil...

What does Rotterdam have that makes it so special, and makes you want to stay forever? According to our Spotters it’s the strong, dynamic character of the city: sometimes cozy and cute, sometimes unapologetically raw and robust; it’s the modern a...

In winter, Antwerp belongs on everyone’s bucket list. Here are 7 good reasons why you should head to Antwerp and enjoy all the delights of this picture-perfect winter destination. 1. A culinary capital Antwerp is home to 174 different nationalities...

The beautiful words by our Rotterdam Spotter (and formerly Barcelona Spotter) Cinthya Uribe read out load on #spottersweekend2018! “Two years ago, I was not expecting to be here. Hoping, yes, but not expecting to be back so fast. And that worried m...

Another holiday season is almost upon us! It’s cold but nothing’s more heart-warming than a nice stroll at a Christmas market, a beautifully lit city and decorated architecture. This month, our “city in the spotlight” is Antwerp: the medieval...