Ends Soon! SAVE $40 on Geno 2.0! Now only $159.95.    View Details >
  1. Skip to navigation
  2. Skip to content

Where the Locals Go

$24.95

Price: $24.95

Item#:6201194

Qty: Available, ready to ship.





You May Also Like

For many, the joy of travel is often an authentic, immersive experience of the local culture. Here, National Geographic's insider tips offer a unique look at the places and activities around the world that captivate the residents—from regional festivals, undiscovered local restaurants, and lesser-known art galleries, to quiet places to sit and watch another world stroll by. A bonus chapter features in-depth experiences in the top 15 greatest cities. This book goes beyond Internet basics to ensure rewarding and memorable travel for those who crave a deeper understanding of a country and its people. When in Rome, they say, do as the Romans do. Discover the soul of a place through a chance encounter, a kind word, or an unparalleled tip from a local.


In Where the Locals Go, you'll find hundreds of authentic, beautifully photographed travel experiences, complemented with nuggets of entertaining and insightful text informed by locals. Now, you, too, can join the locals in Venice on their evening passeggiata; mingle with the crowds at sunset on Juhu Beach in Mumbai; sample some of France's best cheeses in the Alpine town of Annecy; and walk the ancient peak-to-peak pilgrimage on Japan's Kunisaki Peninsula. This book will inspire you to make your next trip a truly authentic travel experience.


  • Softcover
  • 288 pages; 274 color photographs photographs
  • 7 1/8" x 9 1/4"
  • © 2014

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
Where the Locals Go
 
5.0

(based on 1 review)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

Reviewed by 1 customer

Displaying review 1

Back to top

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Met expectations

By Armchair traveler

from Montevideo, Uruguay, South America

Verified Reviewer

Pros

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Where the Locals Go:

        I bought it as a reference guide, to consult before traveling someplace and to have deeper insight on spots I'm just interested into.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        Displaying review 1

        Back to top

        Other Products Related to Where the Locals Go

        Science Experiments on the Go Kit
        Science Experiments on the Go Kit
        (Got it? Rate it.)
        Category: Kids/Toys and Games/All Toys

        Don’t let vacation and road trips keep you away from the fun of science experiments. This travel-friendly kit lets you take your curiosity on the road. These bite-sized projects can be done in planes, trains, and automobiles. Assemble a simple pair of binoculars and learn how they work. Set up a mini cable car to run between car windows or airplane tray tables. Explore rotational speed with a spinning disk experiment. Measure weights on a balance scale you build yourself. Calculate how fast you’re traveling and learn to determine distance on a map. Learn fun facts about migrating animals and how fast Earth is moving through space. Experiment with a mini boomerang. Observe optical illusions with a spinning top. Make a "lenticular" postcard that looks different depending on the viewing angle.


        $14.95
        Going Ape DVD-R
        Going Ape DVD-R
        (Got it? Rate it.)
        Category: DVDs/Animals and Nature/Animals and Wildlife

        Going Ape looks to our primate predecessors to understand human interaction and social dynamics. Not only do humans share 98 percent of our genetic code with our closest ape relatives, we also share some of the same inherent basic instincts.


        $19.95
        Going Wild DVD-R
        Going Wild DVD-R
        (Got it? Rate it.)
        Category: DVDs/Adventure and Exploration

        Each week, an ordinary person stuck in an extraordinary rut is taken on an epic outdoor adventure by Tim Medvetz, a former Hell’s Angel on a mission. From scorching deserts, to surging rivers, to the rim of one of North America’s deadliest volcanoes, they’ll go off the grid and face extreme physical challenges to help them find the inner strength they need to make a change in their lives at home.


        $19.95
        National Geographic Kids Look And Learn: Things That Go
        National Geographic Kids Look And Learn: Things That Go
        (Got it? Rate it.)
        Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Science and Space

        The interactive Look and Learn series is a multilayered, skill-building approach that introduces concepts with context reinforcement so learning sticks. These eye-catching books make early learning fun! Filled with colorful photographs inspired by National Geographic Little Kids magazine, curious children are introduced to vehicles on the move—trains, planes, and trucks.


        $6.99
        National Geographic Readers: Go Cub!
        National Geographic Readers: Go Cub!
        (Got it? Rate it.)
        Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Animals and Nature

        Join the little lion cub on his day of adventures on the African savanna. Watch him run, jump, play, eat, and sleep, cuddle with mom, and roll around with his brother and sister. Told in simple yet lively text full of recognizable sight words and using picture icons to aid reading, National Geographic Pre-readers will enchant kids just beginning their journey with books.


        $3.99
        National Geographic Readers: Things That Go Collection
        National Geographic Readers: Things That Go Collection
        (Got it? Rate it.)
        Category: Books/Kids Books and Atlases/Science and Space

        Fast, fun, and on the move! Little kids love learning about all of the machines that get us from point A to point B. Cars, trucks, trains, and planes are often the first modes of transportation they learn to recognize. Learning about all of the coolest, fastest vehicles is sure to entertain fact-hungry kids for hours! Enough fascinating information is accompanied by interesting photographs to ensure that kids' curiosity is both satisfied AND inspired.


        $7.99
        Going Deep with David Rees DVD-R
        Going Deep with David Rees DVD-R
        (Got it? Rate it.)
        Category: DVDs/Animals and Nature/Nature and Environment

        Going Deep with David Rees is a humorous how-to show that teaches you how to do the things you think you already know how to do. Each episode tackles a different challenge that may not seem all that challenging at first. But, simple doesn't mean boring. In fact, the more information you have about something, the more interesting it becomes. Going Deep celebrates the mundane, complicates the obvious, and helps you appreciate how outrageous and strange even the simplest tasks become, once you start overthinking them


        $29.95
        Floral Filigree Travel Sandal
        Floral Filigree Travel Sandal
        (Based on 8 reviews)
        Category: Clothing/Footwear/Women's Footwear

        With cushioned comfort and a little lift, these lightweight Mary Jane sandals slip off easily at airport security and keep you going through long days of sightseeing. The foot bed is leather-covered, shock-absorbing foam to reduce fatigue. The compressed rubber wedge outsole offers durability and superior traction, and has a floral design. The nubuck leather strap is laser-cut with lacy details.


        Available sizes: 6, 6.5, 7, 7.5, 8, 8.5, 9
        $129.00
        $59.99
        Aryan Brotherhood DVD Exclusive
        Aryan Brotherhood DVD Exclusive
        (Got it? Rate it.)
        Category: DVDs/Adventure and Exploration

        In the maximum-security prison world of murderers, they are the most feared. With nicknames like "The Beast" and "The Hulk," The Aryan Brotherhood are the most violent criminals behind bars. National Geographic goes inside to unveil the secrets of the vicious gangs of white supremacists in prisons. Jailhouse interviews and surveillance footage reveal their deadly tactics.


        $19.95
        $10.99
        National Geographic Magazine Digital Access (U.S.)
        National Geographic Magazine Digital Access (U.S.)
        (Based on 3 reviews)
        Category: Magazines/National Geographic Magazine

        Roam the world through the pages of National Geographic magazine, now available in an enhanced digital edition. Explore the diversity of our planet's lands and inhabitants in compelling stories covering topics such as animals, nature, science, technology, culture, history, travel, adventure, exploration, and geography.


        $15.00
        Australia, 4th Edition
        Australia, 4th Edition
        (Got it? Rate it.)
        Category: Books/Travel and Adventure/Traveler Guidebooks/Australia and Oceania

        The popular National Geographic Traveler: Australia, in its 4th edition, provides the enticement and tools for an amazing travel experience in one of the sparkling jewels of the Southern Hemisphere. Australia offers visitors an extraordinary blend of gorgeous beaches, dramatic Outback vistas, unique animal and plant life, and glittering cosmopolitan cities. Readers roam throughout this sun-drenched land, including cosmopolitan Sydney, the gold-mining towns in the far west, the underwater world of the Great Barrier Reef, and the remote rivers of Tasmania. Embark on a kangaroo (photo) safari, swim with minke whales, and go wine-tasting at some of the world's most famous wineries.


        $27.95
        Bolivian Alpaca Sunset Scarf
        Bolivian Alpaca Sunset Scarf
        (Based on 22 reviews)
        Category: Clothing/Accessories/Scarves and Shawls
        For generations the indigenous women of Bolivia have wrapped themselves in hand-loomed shawls created from alpaca wool dyed the colors of the Altiplano nighttime sky. This lightweight alpaca shawl is the same indigenous garment, created in an artisan workshop in La Paz using a traditional palette of colored stripes.
        $45.00