City guides...as told by locals

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New York New York: It's bigger and brasher than the rest of the world's cities put together and has more sights than a telescope factory. Here the locals tell you what's... Dubai Dubai: Dubai isn't just a millionaires' playground. It's also a thriving city, with plenty to offer those looking for more than sunburn and cocktails...
Paris Paris: City of Love, City of Light, that place with the Eiffel Tower... Whatever you call it, the French capital draws the crowds. Make the most of your Paris... Rome Rome: When in Rome... don't do as the other tourists do. See the sights but then think, eat and party like a Roman. Just don't drive a scooter like one...
Prague Prague: Prague is the city of a hundred spires, but you don't necessarily need to visit all of them to make the most of your visit. Czech out what the locals... Las Vegas Las Vegas: Gambling, Tom Jones and free drinks, how could Las Vegas not be fun? If hedonism is your middle name, first ask your parents why, then book a trip...
Amsterdam Amsterdam: Amsterdam's not all sex, drugs and Edam cheese. There's a tempting underbelly of civilised culture to explore... Barcelona Barcelona: If you had the chance to design a city from scratch you'd probably throw in amazing architecture, great weather, delicious food, a beach and lots...
Venice Venice: Quick! Venice is sinking, leaving you very little time to sample one of the world's most spectacular cities. Let the doomed locals tell you how... Istanbul Istanbul: Istanbul is where Europe and Asia kiss demurely across the Hellespont and the resulting cultural trifle is richer and more satisfying than a bucket of Turkish Delight.
 
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