Dear Need To Know members,
This month, some of our writers show you around their home cities so you get an insider's view. They know about the old favourites, the hidden corners and the latest great openings. I'd been wanting to go to New York for years, but Lisa's recommendations had me going straight online to book flights.Emma
Making the most of Manhattan and beyondLisa Ritchie is a native of New York and leads us to some quirky corners, finding everything from a room full of earth to vintage jewellery and clothing, and onto where to find the best brunch.
See Belgium's capital through the eyes of an adopted localGary Hills has lived in Brussels for over a decade and knows how to enjoy the city as a Belgian. Discover the best biscuits, the country's classic cuisine, and a museum dedicated to Tintin and Belgian comic strip.
Discover one of Switzerland's lesser known citiesCaroline Bishop made Lausanne her home, preferring it to Switzerland's larger cities. Be led to a café specialising in vegetarian and vegan lunches, an apéro spot that's the locals' favourite and the city's best chocolate shop.
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