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So, I Accidentally Entered the World Pesto Championship 2024 – Round One

Pesto is my favourite food. No, really. Green, red, artichoke, smother it on pasta, chicken or a mozzarella sandwich and I will be yours forever. Punchy flavours and fond memories, it is my comfort food. That is why, when offered the chance to Instagram a pesto event in London, I was there in a heartbeat.… Continue reading So, I Accidentally Entered the World Pesto Championship 2024 – Round One

Food · North America · Review · Travel

Seafood Stew & Sicilian Treats – A Boston Secret Food Tour Review

Secret Food Tours run awesome foodie adventures around the world. We loved our Secret Food Tour in Venice Beach, LA so much. We were really excited to join them once again on our trip to Boston. . Now, bear in mind that as this is a review it will contain spoilers. However, not every Secret… Continue reading Seafood Stew & Sicilian Treats – A Boston Secret Food Tour Review

Europe · Food · Review · Travel

Cakes, Coffee & Kalamatas – An Alternative Athens Food Tour Review

Do you love to try new foods when you travel? Good! So do we. It can be intimidating when you are handed a menu full of things that you haven’t heard of or tried before and so we think the best way to start a trip is to join a food tour. We did just… Continue reading Cakes, Coffee & Kalamatas – An Alternative Athens Food Tour Review

Europe · Food · Review · Travel

Romeo and Juliet’s Sunset Food & Wine Walking Tour in Verona

Italy is a world of culinary wonders. It is only by exploring the country and discovering the local cuisine that you realise it is still a series of states linked by a common country name. In Verona, joining a food tour is the perfect way to learn about the best of Veronese food and wine.… Continue reading Romeo and Juliet’s Sunset Food & Wine Walking Tour in Verona

Europe · Food · Review · Travel

Kolbász, Cakes and Unicum – Taste Hungary Review

Budapest may not be your first thought when considering Europe’s culinary capitals but join a food tour and be prepared for a surprise. From plump paprika-laden sausages to perky pickles, there is a whole host of Central European treats that await you. Taste Hungary runs a huge variety of courses and tours that cover food… Continue reading Kolbász, Cakes and Unicum – Taste Hungary Review

Food · Review · Travel

Munching through Marrakesh – Medina Stories Marrakesh Food Tour Review

They say the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach, well I believe that the way to a city’s heart is through MY stomach! You can learn so much on a good food tour. Whether it is a cultural point you didn’t know, a new ingredient that you discover and love or the… Continue reading Munching through Marrakesh – Medina Stories Marrakesh Food Tour Review

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Amazing Arancini & Wonderful Wine – Palermo Street Food Review

Going out for a Sicilian isn’t something that we can all say we’ve done. Sure there might be the odd Sicilian dish on the menu of your local Italian but how would you know? In a bid to educate ourselves about this distinctive and delicious cuisine, my friend and I took a tour with Palermo… Continue reading Amazing Arancini & Wonderful Wine – Palermo Street Food Review

Europe · Food · Review · Travel

Heather’s Helsinki Review – Culture, Cuisine and Conversation

Finland is a slightly mysterious country. During the summer months, everyone is out and about but when the long nights set in, everyone seems to disappear. Whenever you visit, you might struggle to feel like you are totally involved. To learn about the people, culture and cuisine of Helsinki, you will need to meet someone… Continue reading Heather’s Helsinki Review – Culture, Cuisine and Conversation

Boats · Food · Travel

Your Ultimate Guide to the Virgin Voyages Bar Tab

If there is one thing Virgin does well, it’s a drink. Virgin Atlantic’s Upper Class cabin has cocktails, many of the Virgin Hotels offer an amazing boozy brunch menu and Richard Branson even launched Virgin Cola which…nearly…broke the soda market. Well, Virgin Voyages is no different. Cocktails, wines from around the world and beers galore… Continue reading Your Ultimate Guide to the Virgin Voyages Bar Tab

Europe · Food · Review · Travel

The Best Medieval Restaurant in Tallinn – Olde Hansa Review

A medieval theme restaurant where the waiting staff wear costumes and the menu is all very”Ye Olde”…? Anywhere else, I would say that it sounds tacky BUT….and this is a big BUT…Olde Hansa is the most intriguing restaurant in Tallinn. Sure you might end up taking a shot with one hand on your head as… Continue reading The Best Medieval Restaurant in Tallinn – Olde Hansa Review

Food · Travel

The Flashpacker’s Guide to Drinking Alcohol on Holiday

Something that has crept into my travelling repertoire with increasing enthusiasm is drinking alcohol. There is no doubt that it can put a decent dent in the vacation budget, but it doesn’t have to. In this guide, I will share where you can save your cash, and where you should flash it! This is your… Continue reading The Flashpacker’s Guide to Drinking Alcohol on Holiday

Europe · Food · Review · Travel

Supper on the Seine – Bateaux Mouches Dinner Cruise Review

Paris has quite the reputation as one of the most romantic cities in the world. From courting couples to those celebrating important wedding anniversaries, there’s a beaucoup d’amour and I decided that I wanted in! What could be more romantic than a sunset cruise on the Seine with Mr Fluskey, fancy French cuisine and lashings… Continue reading Supper on the Seine – Bateaux Mouches Dinner Cruise Review