Exotic Tropical fruit from Hawaii It’s fun to try some new and exotic tropical fruit from Hawaii when visiting the islands and getting them directly from a roadside stand or farmers market. Hawaii is blessed with warm and temperate weather for growing a variety or tropical fruits yearly and produce more cycles of fruit per year. The variety of tropical fruit covers […]
Delicious food – Its all local food, street food or even trendy cuisine. This category also covers farmer and specialty markets, exotic or unusual delicacies, innovative specialty food or cuisine and other food focused venues.
Farmers markets on Hawaii Island I love going to our local farmers markets in Hawaii, it’s so much nicer to enjoy the day outside and shop for your produce from local purveyors that grow direction from the land or distribute from local sources. My favorite Sunday market is just down the block from where I […]
Mango Season in Hawaii When it is Mango season in Hawaii, everyone on the island goes mango crazy. Mangoes grown in Hawaii are oh so delicious and sweet and definitely worth trying when you visit the islands. When the trees are loaded with mangoes, it’s a great time to start asking your friends if you can pick some or […]
Hawaiian food, local potluck style It’s going to be a feast when you enjoy a picnic outdoors in Hawaii. You really can’t go wrong on a sunny day being close to the ocean and sharing some local food with friends in the typical potluck style that is so prevalent in Hawaii. Potlucks here are a cross culture of different […]
Frifoto photo series – It’s Summer It was one of those perfect summer days – the sun was shining, a breeze was blowing, the birds were singing, and the lawnmower was broken. – James Dent Yes it’s already summer time, let’s go outdoors shall we? Spend the whole day at the beach […]
Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, a photo essay . Outdoors at the Ferry Plaza, food vendors selling fresh certified produce The Ferry Plaza The mecca of farmers markets in San Francisco is held outside in front of the Embarcadero ferry terminal three times weekly, with the largest market taking place on Saturdays. The Ferry Plaza farmers market is widely acclaimed […]
A Dim sum gathering and guide, Photo Friday Eating dim sum (Chinese dumplings) in San Francisco is a favorite morning to early afternoon activity with locals and tourists alike in the city. Not just confined to Chinatown, there are so many dim sum restaurants to be found throughout the many neighborhood districts around San Francisco. How to […]