After earlier reports that Google would kill off Frommer’s travel guides in print, Arthur Frommer has reacquired the brand from Google and said he will continue printing the books that carry his name.
Google has been on a tear with killing things as of late. First Google Reader got the ax. Now all future Frommer’s travel guides in print are on the chopping block.
Spotted By Locals offers a website and mobile apps listing travel tips from the local residents of 42 European cities. Dutch husband and wife team Bart and Sanne van Poll have created a network of local “spotters” in each city, all of whom they meet and vet in person.