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The Locals' Guide to Edinburgh and Glasgow launch as eBooks

Like having a friend in the city, the Locals' Guides to Edinburgh and Glasgow bring you a unique perspective on these great Scottish cities. Interviews with local characters, celebrities and business owners allow you to go beneath the "tourist" surface and discover wonderful experiences.

Find great bars, delicious food and secret spots. 

Available now to read on any PC, Mac, tablet, iPhone, iPad or smartphone.

 

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Like a friend in a foreign city, The Locals' Guide to Glasgow is a new departure in travel guides.

Based around interviews with local legends, the book gives a fresh insight from a diverse range of people living there. In addition, tips on where to stay, eat, drink and party are sandwiched between recommendations for romantics, winter retreats and food fanatics.

Where other guides need a holiday in itself just to read them cover to cover, we've cut to the chase to give you the best bits Glasgow has to offer.

Over the course of 142 pages, this guide features places to eat, drink and stay in this great city. 

Including interviews with Limmy (Comedian), Petra Wetzel (Bavarian Brewer), Alan Pert, (Architect), Kirsty Wark (TV Presenter) and more. 

The Glasgow Guide was a joint design effort from Claire Dowling, Martin Elden with input from a host of talent Glasgow based designers and illustrators.

 

 

 

 

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The Locals' Guide to Edinburgh is a new departure in travel guides. Based around interviews with 17 local legends, the book gives a fresh insight into Scotland's capital from a diverse range of people living there.

In addition, tips on where to stay, eat, drink and party are sandwiched between recommendations for romantics, winter retreats and festival fanatics.Where other guides need a holiday in itself just to read them cover to cover, we ve cut to the chase to give you the best bits Edinburgh has to offer. Look out for Scottish words for the weather, a recipe from award winning chef Martin Wishart, a poem by Alastair Reid and a few lines about films and books that define different aspects of the city.

Our 17 local legends have given their personal recommendations and based on their different lifestyles, how they interact with the city and why they love living here.

Each are photographed in some of their favourite places by photographer Matthew Reid whose work throughout the guide gives us a taster of why Edinburgh is often referred to as Athens of the North . Interviewees include; Scottish rugby legend Gavin Hastings, architect Malcolm Fraser, taxi driver extraordinaire Bob McCulloch and pub owners Anna and Mike Christopherson.

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