7 Foods You Have to Try in Azerbaijan

7 Foods You Have to Try in Azerbaijan

One thing that surprised me about my trip to Azerbaijan? The food. It turns out Azerbaijani food is amazing. It's healthy, varied, and fresh, with lots of sour notes and pickled components. Overall, Azerbaijani cuisine is most similar to Turkish food. You'll also see...
What to Eat in Bologna, Italy’s Culinary Capital

What to Eat in Bologna, Italy’s Culinary Capital

While I was visiting Bologna, Italy, last fall, I enjoyed some of the best food of my life; from the fresh pastas to the cured meats, it was all magnificent. I'd even go as far as to say Bologna has the best food in Italy and possibly Europe. So I wanted to write a...
My Paris Food Diary

My Paris Food Diary

When I lived in Paris I was all about international food, from dim sum to Korean to Lebanese. But on this trip I just wanted old-school French gastronomie – think French onion soup, crêpes and cholesterol-laden salads. As I'm rarely in France these days, I...
The Utterly Delicious Reykjavik Food Tour

The Utterly Delicious Reykjavik Food Tour

While in Iceland, I knew I wanted to do a food tour. My trip was only four and half days so I figured a food tour would be the perfect crash course in Iceland's food, culture, and history. And boy, was I right. As you guys know, I've done a lot of food tours. This was...
A Mexico City Food Tour with Sabores México

A Mexico City Food Tour with Sabores México

When I decided to book a trip to the DF, I knew I wanted to do a Mexico City food tour. I've done several food tours before in London, Madrid and Penang, and really enjoyed them all. Food + culture + history? My kind of afternoon. I booked the Roma neighborhood tour...
From Maqluba to Mansaf: My Top Eats in Jordan

From Maqluba to Mansaf: My Top Eats in Jordan

I don't think I've ever over-eaten as much as I did while in Jordan. But looking back, I'm not even upset with myself- Jordanian food was absolutely delicious. At one point the girls and I were so sick of over-eating we asked our guides if there was any way we could...
From Maqluba to Mansaf: My Top Eats in Jordan

From Maqluba to Mansaf: My Top Eats in Jordan

I don't think I've ever over-eaten as much as I did while in Jordan. But looking back, I'm not even upset with myself- Jordanian food was absolutely delicious. At one point the girls and I were so sick of over-eating we asked our guides if there was any way we could...