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6 Weird But Tasty Foods of Vietnam

6 Weird But Tasty Foods of Vietnam

6 Weird Foods You’ll Encounter in Vietnam That Actually Taste Good

A lot of food lists about eating in Vietnam start with the obvious: snake, rat and balut (duck foetus translated as hột vịt lộn into Vietnamese). But this list is going to be the unique foods in Vietnam that actually get your taste buds excited not just make you squeamish when the meal gets to the table. Leave the edible bugs and worms for another day of adventurous eating.

May 30, 2018 | By More
How to Plan an Unforgettable Holiday in Germany’s Wine Country

How to Plan an Unforgettable Holiday in Germany’s Wine Country

Move Over Beer Halls – Visit Germany’s Wine Country for an Unforgettable Vacation. Germany offers something for every traveler, but is a particularly great vacation destination for those who enjoy wine tasting, touring vineyards or participating in one of the country’s many annual wine festivals. Here are our best tips for planning a wonderful vacation in Germany’s Wine Country.

Regarding wine tasting, there are more than 1000 events scheduled in Germany on a yearly basis, and these are most often held between August and October. Nearly every town, whether large or small, holds at least one festival showcasing local wineries. If you are planning a trip to Germany with the goal of visiting its beautiful and interesting vineyards and wine making facilities, you can anticipate a trip that will never be forgotten.

May 10, 2018 | By More
Discover San Sebastian, Spain’s Vibrant Northern Beach Town

Discover San Sebastian, Spain’s Vibrant Northern Beach Town

Discover The Alluring Sights and Attractions in San Sebastian, Spain

San Sebastian is a beautiful beach town in the Basque country of northern Spain. Known for its aristocratic lineage it reflects a rich sense of Basque history and culture. San Sebastian is all about relaxing on the beach, wandering the ruins of old palaces and delving into the tingling culinary variety of pintxos and tapas. Those who love great wine and food, don’t have to look further than Rioja, one of Spain’s most picturesque regions. Events taking place around the city include bullfights, parades, food events and more.

May 8, 2018 | By More
Taste Sydney’s Thriving Japanese Food Scene

Taste Sydney’s Thriving Japanese Food Scene

Experience authentic Japanese cuisine with a twist in the heart of Sydney

Sydney is not only famous for its fantastic views, towering architectures, and naturescape but also its Asian food scene – particularly Japanese. If you’re looking for a modern twist on Japanese classics, then head to Sokyo, Sydney’s top Japanese restaurant, which is strategically located in Level G, The Darling, The Star, 80 Pyrmont Street.

April 29, 2018 | By More
Best Places For International Cuisine in New York City

Best Places For International Cuisine in New York City

Want to feel like you’re in a foreign land but just don’t have the money to travel to India or Italy? No worries, because you can actually experience foreign cuisines without having to travel any further than New York City.

“One of the great things about our all-day bus passes is that you can get the full overview of New York, as well as some of the boroughs, while hopping on and off to explore and eat,” said Jennifer Li of Top View NYC. We’re pretty passionate about New York, and even developed a fun infographic called “Seven Ways To Spot A New Yorker.”

That said, whether you’re longing for some good old American food, like a hot dog, or something more exotic like Indian Tandoori Chicken, take a bite out of the Big Apple.

April 23, 2018 | By More
Top Coffee Hangouts in Sydney Australia

Top Coffee Hangouts in Sydney Australia

Coffee Shop Hangouts You’ll Love In Sydney

Sydney is quite serious when it comes to their coffee. The city serves it caffeine in various different styles right from the calming flat whites and the lattes to the very strong double espresso. Whatever be your choice, you will never be disappointed when you are in Sydney. There is a score of cafes you can choose from, each with their own unique ambiance and style of serving. Here is a list of the top 10 coffee hangouts you should definitely try out when you are in Sydney.

April 11, 2018 | By More
12 Top New York City Neighborhood Bars

12 Top New York City Neighborhood Bars

12 Bars That Will Make You Believe in New York City Again

In the city that never sleeps one thing is certain: there’s ample nightlife — so much nightlife you can end up feeling overwhelmed if you’re visiting or new to the city. Go to the wrong bar, and you risk feeling uncomfortable with an over-priced cocktail in the corner after waiting 20 minutes for service. Then you’re faced with one of two choices: continue drinking (and waiting) until you feel comfy, knowing your wallet won’t feel the same once you’re done (neither will you the next day), or head to the next place.

March 12, 2018 | By More
Top Food Festivals of Armenia and Georgia – Well Worth Discovering

Top Food Festivals of Armenia and Georgia – Well Worth Discovering

Top festivals that are worth visiting in Armenia and Georgia

Armenia and Georgia are two amazing countries of the South Caucasus, they are famous for their rich history, culture and hospitaly. Each year these countries hold bright and colorful festivals the aim of which is to acquaint people with national traditions, cuisine and folk. If you are lucky to visit any of these events you will spend unforgettable time and will be able to plunge into reach Caucasian atmosphere. Today we made a list of the most worthy Armenian and Georgian festivals and will share with you lots of useful tourist information.

March 7, 2018 | By More
Take A Big Bite Out of Biloxi Mississippi – Delicious Food Tour

Take A Big Bite Out of Biloxi Mississippi – Delicious Food Tour

How to Tour The Best Restaurants in Biloxi

Biloxi, Mississippi, is a coastal city located along the beautiful Gulf of Mexico. Its waterfront location makes it ideal for some of the freshest and best-tasting seafood cuisines in the south. Like its close neighbor, New Orleans, Creole, bbq and southern specialties abound. Here are tips that will help you plan a delicious tour of Biloxi.

February 20, 2018 | By More
6 Easy Steps For Taking Sumptuous Food Photos While Traveling

6 Easy Steps For Taking Sumptuous Food Photos While Traveling

6 Expert Tips for Photographing Your Food Adventures

Food photography and travel photography are both popular and fun photography niches. However, many aspiring shooters would say that it’s more exciting and exhilarating to take photos of delicious food while traveling. With the popularity of Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram, everyone’s sharing their food photos, so here are a few good tips to make your photos look delicious and professional.

December 26, 2017 | By More
Cape Cod’s Most Wonderful Waterfront Restaurants

Cape Cod’s Most Wonderful Waterfront Restaurants

Wonderful Waterfront Restaurants on Cape Cod

When September comes and the summer crowds have left the Cape, it’s the perfect season to spend a few days on Cape Cod and dine in some of the remarkable waterfront restaurants. When thinking about grabbing a quick bite to eat or sitting down for a romantic four-course meal, there are plenty of options to choose from from Sandwich to Wellfleet. Cape Cod is know for its exceptional seafood such as lobster, cod, clams, and oysters. In season, it’s often challenging to get a table, but come fall, the views couldn’t be better. When dinning on the Cape, consider visiting these fantastic places for a wonderful meal gazing out to the ocean.

September 14, 2017 | By More
A Hungry Traveler’s Guide to Polish Cuisine

A Hungry Traveler’s Guide to Polish Cuisine

Hungry Traveler’s Guide to Polish Cuisine

Before I moved to Krakow, I considered Polish cuisine rather dubious, too heavy and even a bit gross at times. I still remember the unpalatable and intense smells of cooking sauerkraut, marinated herring or dried mushrooms. But to my surprise, I found myself starting to enjoy these strange tastes and at some point began to explore local cuisine with increasing pleasure. Maybe my Polish ancestry took over my taste-buds? Here’s a guide to delicious local dishes to try when visiting Poland.

July 26, 2017 | By More
Street Food, Everything You Need To Know

Street Food, Everything You Need To Know

STREET FOOD, Everything You Need to Know About Open-Air Stands, Carts & Food Trucks Across the Globe – Book Review

Whether you’re a vacation traveler heading to Cuba or a business road warrior flying to Asia, you’ll find this guide to the world’s best street food indefensible when preparing to travel to a new destination.

May 8, 2017 | By More
The Best Restaurants and Cuisine of Batam Indonesia

The Best Restaurants and Cuisine of Batam Indonesia

Hungry for an adventure? Discover the best restaurants in Batam with Radisson Golf & Convention Centre Batam’s essential city food guide.

Afforded with a dynamic offering of local and international cuisine despite its small size, the tropical island of Batam is an excellent destination for travellers looking to experience Indonesia’s regional delicacies. From fresh seafood and spicy sambals to aromatic soups and stir-fries, this friendly island province is a food lover’s paradise. Ready to discover some of Indonesia’s most sought after culinary delights? Follow our Batam food guide for the inside scoop on the city’s best restaurants.

January 5, 2017 | By More
6 Exotic Dishes You’ll Taste Only in Australia

6 Exotic Dishes You’ll Taste Only in Australia

6 Exotic Aussie Dishes You Won’t Taste Anywhere Else

Australia is famous around the world for its fantastic beaches, cosmopolitan cities, amazing natural settings, and breathtaking wildlife. What often falls under the radar of many foreign visitors is the Australian culinary tradition. You’d be amazed to discover the degree to which Australian cuisine was inspired by influences from African, Thai, Asian, and indigenous Aboriginal tastes. Sure, the majority of common Australian foods are British in character and quite approachable. But what’s the fun in tasting the familiar?

November 21, 2016 | By More
Foodie Guide to Must-Try Street Food Experiences in Beijing

Foodie Guide to Must-Try Street Food Experiences in Beijing

Must try Street Food in Beijing – Unique Experience for a Food Lover

Beijing, the capital of China, is a paradise for street food lovers. You will simply be spoiled for choices when it comes to trying out different kinds of street foods in this place. If you feel apprehensive about the small shops and the vendors selling these food items, just taste the food and all your disappointment will vanish in thin air. The eateries around school and university areas are particularly good as they offer great street food at amazing rates.

November 11, 2016 | By More
7 Best WiFi Coffee Hangouts In Ubud Bali

7 Best WiFi Coffee Hangouts In Ubud Bali

Distanced from Bali’s crowded Kuta, Ubud is known to be the cultural heart of the Island of Gods. Quaint and peaceful, the town is surrounded with Balinese villages, flourishing rice fields, green forests and mountains. It also specializes in traditional crafts and wood carving arts. If you love to be close to nature, learn and experience the culture of Bali, Ubud is the place to be.

November 2, 2016 | By More
Canandaigua NY – Where Beer & Wine Trails Meet For A Spirited Good Time

Canandaigua NY – Where Beer & Wine Trails Meet For A Spirited Good Time

The Finger Lakes Region of up-state New York has always been known for its beauty and abundance of acclaimed vineyards. While most travelers are drawn to the southern region to visit Watkins Glen, Hammondsport and Corning; I’d like to draw your attention further north to the delightful city and lake known as Canandaigua.

Come along on our exploration of the Canandaigua Lake area to discover acclaimed vineyards, craft breweries and fine cuisine.

September 5, 2016 | By More
Guide to Australia’s Best Microbreweries

Guide to Australia’s Best Microbreweries

Top 6 must-visit microbreweries and craft beers you need to taste while in Australia.

The love of craft beer has made a strong impression in Australia over the past decade with the emergence of many notable microbreweries all over the country. While there are no shortage of places to visit in Australia, some breweries really strike a chord, not only in their beer brewing abilities but in their sense of real down to the red-earth-core of what it means to be Australian and to enjoy a good Aussie beer.

August 3, 2016 | By More
12 Lip-Smaking Summer Martini Recipes From America’s Top Bartenders

12 Lip-Smaking Summer Martini Recipes From America’s Top Bartenders

With all the excitement of Father’s Day this past weekend you may have missed another wonderful holiday…National Martini Day that takes place on June 19th each year, and this year it coincided with Dad’s day. But it’s never too late to sit down and savor a really good martini, especially when you’re on summer vacation or need to feel like you are.

With that in mind we share with you 12 colorful recipes for summer-spirited martinis created by some of America’s top chefs and mixologists at top resorts across the country. Get your shaker ready!!

June 20, 2016 | By More