Forums are listed in alphabetical order of country of origin.

Not all origins are obvious so please excuse any confused territories.

Any suggested additions are always welcomed.


Australia

www.timeandtidewatches.com

Across of all media platforms, including social, online and print for people that want to dive deeper into stories about watches

 

horologium.com.au

A unique view of the watch world from “down under”

 

www.haulogerie.com

Representing a new-age of watch lovers. Speaking the truth and providing a subjective analysis of watches.

 

www.watch-next.com

Founded by Australia’s foremost watch journalist Bani McFadden, news, reviews and features.


Canada

Forums.watchuseek.com

The discussion forum of the online watch sales website


Croatian

portalsatova.com

The first and only Croatian portal and forum dedicated to watches


Dubai

www.watchanish.com

Mixture of watches, cars and objects or vertu against the background of London, New York and Dubai



Germany

Uhrforum.de

German language watch forum

www.faszination-uhrwerk.de

(Evolving site,) links to useful reference section for movements and other technical data.



Japan


https://watch-media-online.com/ 

One of the closest websites I've found to resemble English ones. 

 

https://www.webchronos.net/news/ 

Chronos is also known to be one of the most consistent and reliable sources for watch-related new, as their magazine is one of the best. 

 

https://gqjapan.jp/watch/news 

Similar to Chronos, GQ provides interesting readings. 


https://hypebeast.com/jp/tags/watches 

Hypebeast is known to cover various content, mainly fashion. However, I found that they provided consistent media in parallel to the English counterparts. 

 

https://www.fashion-press.net/words/791

https://prtimes.jp/topics/keywords/%E8%85%95%E6%99%82%E8%A8%88

http://www.afpbb.com/subcategory/news-wp

http://openers.jp/watch-and-jewelry/watch-news 

The four websites are similar in structure and provide up-to-date news on various industry events.

 

http://blog.with2.net/rank2374-0.html 

This website ranks various blogs in terms of popularity. It would be useful for people to look for blogs that match their taste using the ranking. 

 

http://www.jw-oomiya.co.jp/blog/ 

This is the blog of one of the large watch retailers in Japan. 

 

http://zenmai-tokyo.com/ 

This blog featured various materials, like fashion, alongside watches. 

 

http://blog.livedoor.jp/udedokeisokuhou/ 

This is one of the most casual forum-style platforms.

 

https://ameblo.jp/etadyad6263/ 

A personal blog. More casual but could be useful for certain audiences. 

 

http://ishida-watch.com/media/sns/ 

A series of blogs moderated by various branches of the Ishida watch retailer. Something more business-oriented, but reliable.


Netherlands

https://monochrome-watches.com/

Based in the Netherlands, the largest watch publication in Europe and the third worldwide.

 

www.fratellowatches.com

Opinionated watch reviews, news coverage, unique stories, columns, photo-essays, manufacture visits and watch event reports.

 

www.horlogeforum.nl

Comprehensive Dutch language forum

 

http://watchbase.com/

An expansive database of watch brands and calibres.


Philippines

philippinewatchclub.org

English language Philippine discussion forum




Singapore

 watchesbysjx.com

SJX is one of Asia’s leading watch experts. Written with an emphasis on unique and opinionated content.

 

www.deployant.com

Part of Singapore Press Holdings Magazines and focused more towards high-end haute horlogerie.

 

www.revolution.watch

The world’s No.1 watch magazine, available in multiple countries and languages


Spain

Relojes-especiales.com

Home to the main watchmaking forum in Spanish. Presenting news from the world of watches with the utmost rigor and care.

 

Cronotempvscollectors.com

Web site with articles in Spanish and English, offering member exclusive deals


Sweden

klocksnack.se

Swedish language watch discussion forum


Switzerland

www.worldtempus.com

Based in Switzerland, this brand supported website was one of the first watch dedicated websites.

 

www. quillandpad.com

Established by two of the most respected names in watch journalism, an eclectic mix of mainstream and independent watchmaking writing at its best.

 

www.watchestv.com

Publishing at least two videos per week covering reviews, shows and behind-the -scenes

 

forum.watchtime.ch

Swiss German language watch and technical forum

 

watchonista.com

Building bridges between the watchmaking hubs around the world by connecting protagonists, be they watchmakers, suppliers, collectors or, simply, consumers looking for reliable information.

 

Omegaforums.net

Primarily a discussion forum focused on Omega watches, but other major Brands also included

 

9h11.ch 

Based in Switzerland French language blog offering articles on horology and fast cars.  


United Kingdom

www.ukwatches.com/

A world renowned expert on Rolex, collector, journalist and seller of vintage watches

 

www.escapementmagazine.com

The top UK based website, regular reviews and interviews often with lesser known brands

 

Forum.tz-uk.com

Wide ranging English language forum

 

Thewatchmakersclub.com

The Watchmakers Club is intended to bring watch collectors and industry experts together via intimate, exclusive events and regular social gatherings.

 

atgvintagewatches.com

Vintage watch discussion forum


United States of America

www.atimelyperspective.com

Wrist watch reviews and watch news, as well as behind-the-scenes looks at watch factories, interviews with watch executives and celebrities

www.watchwatcha.com

Online magazine, looking at watches and other lifestyle items.

www.watchtime.com

America’s No.1 watch magazine and online articles

www.watchlords.com

Uncensored Forum, shared links to articles and watch debate.

 

www.ablogtowatch.com

The world’s most widely read source for watch reviews, news and appreciation

 

www.hodinkee.com

One of the first full-time websites on watches, mixture of articles and videos

 

Hs-ny.org

Horological Society of New York, nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing the art and science of horology.

 

askmen.com/style/watch_snob

The dedicated watch area of the larger Ask Men site. Wide ranging features on which watches to buy and why.

 

www.hautetime.com

Dedicated to watches valued at over $10,000. Real time news, up-to-date information.

 

blog.perpetuelle.com

Discover the latest and greatest luxury and avant-garde wristwatches

 

intlwatchleague.com

A Watch Forum For Enthusiasts, By Enthusiasts

 

watchrepairtalk.com

Watch repair, tools and equipment discussion forum

 

wornandwound.com

A broad range of content, written by individuals with diverse perspectives, from reviews to guides to highlights of vintage pieces.