Spotted by Locals now part of the new Google Field Trip app

05 March — Today, Niantic Labs at Google added Spotted by Locals to its Field Trip app, an app that helps smartphone users discover cool, unique and hidden things around them. Spotted by Locals provides Field Trip users with always up-to-date tips by locals in 46 cities around the world.

March 2013

  1. Mar 05
  2. Mar 05

    Spotted by Locals now part of the new Google Field Trip app

    Today, Niantic Labs at Google added Spotted by Locals to its Field Trip app, an app that helps smartphone users discover cool, unique and hidden things around them. Spotted by Locals provides Field Trip users with always up-to-date tips by locals in 46 cities around the world.

January 2013

  1. Jan 30

    Europe city guide publisher, Spotted by Locals, expands to North America

    Today, Spotted by Locals, a leading publisher of up-to-date city guides written only by locals, launched its New York and San Francisco city guides - the first in a series of 7 North American city guides to be published in the first half of 2013. This is in addition to the already existing 44 European city guides.

February 2012

  1. Feb 21

    Spotted by Locals surpasses "big 4" travel guide publishers in Europe

    In a comparative study of the travel guide's websites, online shops, and mobile app stores, Spotted by Locals calculated the amount of published Europe city guides (e-books, paper guides and mobile app guides) for the "big 4" travel guide publishers in the world. The facts: Lonely Planet: 36, Rough Guides: 25, Time Out: 18, Frommer's: 26, Spotted by Locals: 41

October 2010

  1. Oct 14

    Spotted by Locals wins Guardian & Observer Best Travel Website Award 2010

    Newspapers the Guardian and the Observer just announced Spotted by Locals, a publisher of cityblogs and travel guides by handpicked locals in 30 European cities, has won the award for "Best Travel Website" at the Guardian & Observer Travel Awards 2010.