As the World Cup approaches, we’re starting to see the true fan sides of some of our Local Experts, as seen in some of the quotes in this post. For the most part, our Local Experts are enjoying the late spring weather, and seem to be getting pretty excited about getting outside and making sure to get their vitamin D dose.
Local Expert Katie in Florence
- World Cup 2010: Lippi and the Azzurri
Local Expert Louis in San Francisco
“San Francisco is not a big city, but it can be hell on wheels biking through it, thanks to its famous hills.”
- Two Wheels along the Waterfront: A Complete Guide to the Perfect SF Bike Tour
Local Expert Amiee in Salt Lake City
“Polygamy Porter is a smooth, medium-bodied ale that pokes fun at Utah’s polygamous past. The beer label is a souvenir in itself showing a scantily clad man surround by women touting the slogan: “Why Have Just One.” ”
- Top 5 Salt Lake City Souvenirs and Gifts
Local Expert Judy in Jerusalem
“Goodness knows how those 10 million [tourists] are going to get around–the city is often jammed to gridlock right now.”
- Jerusalem: A Place to Take Your Time
Local Expert Sanjay in New Delhi
“But then, you are not the shoot and scoot type of a tourist.”
- Where, by George?
Local Expert Terrisa in Las Vegas
“Enter the all-day buffet pass: for one low price, you can eat all you want all day–a strategy that once again makes the buffet a great deal.”
- The Las Vegas All-Day Buffet
Local Expert Iming in Cape Town
“There is a word (“sundownders”) for enjoying a drink at sunset. What a great place when a lifestyle habit, such as taking time out from the rush, is the norm, not some long forgotten experience from holidays only.”
- Safety in Cape Town: What’s the Real Story?
Local Expert Julie in the Florida Keys
“A look-alike contest for Hemingway imitators – as many as 125 each year – all stocky white-bearded men who make an annual pilgrimage to Key West to compete, is what really packs them in.”
- A Manly Contest for “Papa” Only