This is the story about the best plum and almond tart I’ve ever tried, but it’s so much more than that. It’s the story of Vera Miklas, a woman from the Czech Republic who married an Irish man from Munster Vales more than 20 years ago.
When you join Eating Europe’s East End Food Tour, you’re not just joining another food tour. You’re waltzing through history as you traipse through an area of London once teeming with violence and known to be the home of notorious criminals of days gone by (ahem- Jack the Ripper).
When I think afternoon tea, I think perfect manners and pinkies up. I imagine layering scones with dainty amounts of jam and clotted cream with my grandmother (who, in my imagination, looks suspiciously like the Queen of England), not quirky afternoon tea. London always has a way of surprising me though. What I discovered in […]
Bucharest is the capital of Romania, known for its history, architecture and incredible nightlife. Although I was only in the city for four short days, I made the most of my time, quizzing locals on where to find the best dessert in Bucharest.
Nearly every country in the world has a unique way to satisfy a sweet tooth. I’m still working on trying all of the best desserts in the world, but I’m not there quite yet, so I went to the experts! In this post, 47 travel bloggers share the best traditional desserts from around the world. Wear […]
When I think Australian wine, my mind tends to wander to the Hunter Valley or the Margaret River Region. Call me uninformed, but I had no idea that there is an award-winning wine-producing region just 13 kilometers from Perth! After leaving hot, dry Exmouth, I was ready for a culinary adventure and booked a Swan […]
Perth may be one of the most isolated capital cities in the world, but don’t assume that makes them behind the time on food trends! The freakshake is sweeping the world, and Perth is no exception. Although I haven’t spent much time in Perth, I made it my mission to find Perth’s best freakshakes. I […]
A good story has the power to excite, captivate, and call to action. From our earliest moments, bedtime stories are an integral part of a wind-down ritual. And as adults, we still become enthralled at the telling of a good story. Perhaps, that’s why meeting Kyle Stewart at The Cultured Cup was so intriguing. The […]
I have a confession to make… I’ve never been one to keep a secret. When I find a cool dessert, an over the top freakshake or a really cool bar, I can’t help but shout it from the rooftop. And that’s pretty lucky for you if you’re looking for an awesome spot to satisfy your […]
Exmouth, Western Australia is known for whale sharks, manta rays and humpback whales. These gentle giants cruise the waters of Ningaloo Reef, and the amazing people of this area have developed ways for us humans to interact with them. But what about when you’re out of the water? The ‘cherry on top’ of an already […]