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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What is it that Manchester has that makes it so special to live in? Ask our Spotters and they’ll tell you its the openness and diversity of the locals who come from all over the world and bring different cultures together; the city’s history as t...

What makes Madrid such an appealing city, and what makes it such a wonderful place to live in? If you ask our team of Madrid Spotters it’s the amazing mix of old charm and metropolitan vibes the city has (that will always find a way to surprise yo...

Hi! My name is Christos, I’m 24 years old and almost done with my Master’s in New Media & Digital Culture at Utrecht University. If you have been following Spotted by Locals, there is a good chance that you’ve seen some of my work on their...

10 years ago we started Spotted by Locals! We’re not the reminiscing kind of people. So much to do and so little time… But I think today is a good day to remember why we started Spotted by Locals and reflect on how we’ve been doing in the 10 ye...

Paris’s 1st district, more locally known as the Louvre district, dates back to the Middle Ages, and a summertime ramble around the area can reveal a rather peculiar Paris. Here’s a Spotted by Locals review of 5 spots which search out some wonderf...

We’ve tried all the guidebooks from established travel guide publishers like DK Eyewitness, Fodor’s, Frommer’s, Insight Guides, Lonely Planet, Rough Guides, & Wallpaper. Their well-written and researched background information on cities hav...

Venice seems to stand still in time. Not in a bad way: there are no cars to spoil the experience, the centuries-old streets still bear their secrets, and the gondolas cross the water like they always did. La Serenissima is a city with many faces and...