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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Between November and December 2020, France entered the second wave of lockdown. Restaurants have to close and the residents have to stay within a 1km radius from their houses. However, you can still get take-away! As a Paris Spotter I thought it woul...

I had a first glimpse of what life was really like in Venice just a few weeks after I moved there. At the time, I was a 19 years old student and I did not even know overtourism was a thing. It hit me when I needed to grab a painkiller for my headache...

The capital and most populous city of the Netherlands, the main destination of most InterRails, well known on Instagram for its beautiful canal views, built to be seen by bike or boat: here’s Amsterdam, as we all know it. And we all feel like w...

V-VIBE is a grassroots visual festival which is taking place in record shops, or there abouts. Its aim is to bring a visual ‘V’ as visual art exhibitions to the window displays, or interiors of local record retailers. Hit social media and you’l...

Hello and welcome to Boston! The city is not the type of place shown in the movies. Boston isn’t all cold weather, tough guys, and people pronouncing words weirdly. Boston is one of the most interesting cities in the USA. It’s stuffed ful...

Over the years, we’ve had more than 20 interns from 15 different countries working with us. It’s so much fun to work with interns – they often have fresh ideas we learn a lot from! Right now we’re looking for a new intern, who...

What does Manchester have that makes it so attractive to visit? Ask the tourists in the city and they will probably say it’s the Old Trafford football stadium, the famous Lowry, their crowded pubs with live music, a cheerful atmosphere and some...