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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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...

Budapest is a surprise to most first-time comers, it was to me also when I got there 10 years ago! Such an incredible mix of past 19th-20th century splendor, tragic history and hip trends. And in the middle, flows the majestic Danube (surrounded by i...

Travelling short distances by land is nice and good, but taking to the sea (or lake or river) is an altogether different kind of experience. Combined with the fact that many cities around the world are built by the water has made ferry lines created...

It has been a super busy 2017 with lots of “behind the scenes” projects (new website & apps, optimizing processes, a new editor…). Unfortunately we haven’t been able to do much of what we love most about our “jobs...

In the last few months we welcomed 25 new Spotters to our community! In alphabetical order… Adam Kirchner – Berlin Adam‘s passions go back to cooking, music, progressive politics, education, languages, art and whisky, all of which a...