When the hustle and bustle of London gets a little too hustley and bustley, it’s time for an escape from the city. I rounded up a couple girlfriends and made for Bristol, less than three hours by bus from London. While Bristol is significantly less populated than London, the metropolitan area is the 12th largest […]
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). What I discovered on my most recent trip to London, though, is that afternoon tea can be […]
There’s something magical about Christmastime in London. There’s a feeling of anticipation in the air, as if you’re the star of a romantic movie and absolutely anything can happen. Crowds and chaos fade away as the street performers adopt a merry mood and travelers pause to gaze at the holiday window decorations. Walking the streets […]
Nearly every country in the world has a unique way to satisfy a sweet tooth. I’m still working on trying them all, 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 33 countries around the world.