Cafe by the Ruins – Uncovering Eden – Travel Article

Palladin Hotel, where we are currently staying at, is near Cafe by the Ruins. My Mom and I go out at 8PM and it’s our last night here in Baguio.We walk out of the hotel and the coldness in the air makes me feel things. Its presence makes me feel like I am in an Adele music video—walking slowly on the sidewalk, tugging the fur coat closer to my chest, reminiscing of an unrequited love.Cafe by the Ruins is a…

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Seasonal Japanese Ingredients and How To Use Them: Shiso – Tokyo Travel Article

Seasonal Japanese Ingredients and How To Use Them: Shiso The seasonality of Japanese vegetables is a part of what makes them so special. A summertime produce, shiso appears fresh on shelves for a few short weeks before disappearing for another year. The limited availability of this mysterious herb makes it all the more popular when it makes its yearly rounds. Full of calcium and iron, shiso (シソ), or “perilla leaf” in English, is a Japanese herb that we all may have unwittingly eaten…

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Our Most Memorable Meals From Our Travels Around The World – Retirement Travel Article

Our Most Memorable Meals From Our Travels Around The World As we aren’t able to travel at the moment due to the Covid-19 pandemic, poor Jonathan is doing all the cooking. Believe me, he wouldn’t want me to cook – even our dog who eats complete rubbish straight off the street refuses my cooking. So for now, we find ourselves reminiscing about some of the more memorable meals we have experienced on our travels!We hope you enjoy our tales of…

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Swedish food to try that’s not meatballs – Couples Travel Article

Swedish food to try that’s not meatballs When you think of Swedish food, thoughts automatically go to meatballs and that’s pretty much it. But this beautiful country at the top of the world has so much more than that. Here are 10 things to eat in Sweden. Few things are more compatible than food and travel. It’s such a motivator for exploring beyond the realms of your own country – or even travelling within it. The pop and crackle of…

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Culinary journey to Amsterdam! Places to eat – Finland Travel Blog – Best Places to Visit in Europe – Finland Travel Article

Culinary journey to Amsterdam! Places to eat – Finland Travel Blog – Best Places to Visit in Europe I have heard an enormous amount of good things about food in the Netherlands. I had to chance to give it a try when I was Rotterdam. From wide selection in Rotterdam’s market hall to small spots in nearby Gauda and Dordrecht, I loved what they had to offer.Recently, I met Melanie, a travel blogger for whom food is the main reason…

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French Onion Soup • The Blonde Abroad – Travel Article

Kicking off our ‘Recipes Around the World’ series, Jessica of Bon Traveler is here to share her grandmother’s French Onion Soup! Here’s Jessica with all the details:If there’s one dish that been part of my life since I was young, it is undoubtedly French Onion Soup. My Mamy (French for grandmother) has been making me this soul-warming soup from day one. It’s a dish near to my heart.My go-to for a filling dinner, or when I want to slow down…

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Cuban Food – Traditional Dishes from Cuba – Sweden Travel Article

Cuban Food – Traditional Dishes from Cuba Last Updated: 04/01/2020Want to know more about Cuban Food? Here’s a list of traditional dishes from Cuba and more information about the Cuban cuisine and each dish.Vaca FritaVaca Frita, literally meaning fried cow is a classic Cuban dish that is made of fried and shredded flank or skirt steak, which has been marinated in lime, garlic, and salt. It is typically served with rice and black beans but can also be accompanied by…

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What to eat in Barcelona – Couples Travel Article

What to eat in Barcelona Barcelona is the capital of Catalonia, an autonomous region in Spain. Therefore the local cuisine is Catalan cuisine, but you can obviously find typical Spanish food in Barcelona as well.Below we’ll dive into which food to try in Barcelona, and tell you in which restaurants we tried them. But first, some general information about eating out in Barcelona.Know before you eat in BarcelonaIn Barcelona, like in other Mediterranean cuisines, eating is about enjoying your food,…

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