Food

Tavernas in Athens

Gia Mas! The Top Tavernas in Athens

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Ever since Athens won the Summer Olympics in 2004, the city’s been treasuring its tranche of exclusive, upscale restaurants. However, for many people, the real joy of Greek gastronomy is experienced in humble tavernas, not…

Maori Cooking

Māori Cooking: The Art of Hāngi

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Famous across the Pacific region, there’s an unusual style of cooking that has refused to go out of fashion for thousands of years thanks to the delicious dishes it produces. Most popular in New Zealand,…

Canadian Desserts

A Guide to Canadian Desserts to Celebrate Canada 150

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Celebrate Canada’s big 150th birthday with desserts that are more Canadian than Celine Dion. Whether you want to treat yourself to a giant Nanaimo bar or cook up lots of little Butter tarts, we’ve got…

La Voie Française: An Interview with Tour Director Peter Meahan on the joys of French cuisine

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A Tour Director for 13 years, with a partiality for southern England, Guernsey and France, Peter loves to fulfil guests’ lifelong dreams of visiting places or seeing sights that match or exceed their expectations. Always…

Scandinavian Food

Nine Scandinavian Foods You Have to Try on Your Next Trip

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Often reduced to pickled herring and IKEA meatballs, the food of Scandinavia in fact reflects a landmass that stretches from Steinsøy in the west to Finnmark near the Arctic Circle. Far from settling on one…

The Galapagos Islands

A Five-Stop Guide to the Galapagos Islands

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A remote volcanic archipelago best known for its incredible wildlife, it took Charles Darwin’s 1859 work, On The Origin of the Species, to really put the Galapagos Islands on the map. As the area emerged…

Portuguese Foods

10 Must-Have Traditional Portuguese Foods to Try on Your Next Trip

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Portuguese food is all about local ingredients and big, powerful flavors. Whether you plump for the salty punch of bacalhau, the sweet custardy kick of pasteis de nata, or the pungent combination of paprika, garlic…

Moroccan Foods

The Top Moroccan Foods to Try in a Market

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Famous for its spice markets and street food, a trip to Morocco would be wasted without trying the local cuisine. Some travelers may avoid street food but doing so means missing the real food culture…

Everything You Need to Know About How to Order Food in Spain

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Despite being one of the world’s most popular cuisines, Spanish food can seem complicated to those who are new to the country. With cocido, pintxos, paella and other foreign labels to navigate on a menu,…