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Food or wine experience, typically a food tasting with wine pairing either as appetizers or actual complete dining experiences

A specialty delicatessen in Trastevere, Rome

Trastevere – tasting specialty and local foods

  Trastevere – tasting specialty and local foods     It all starts with this classic Roman dish – fried artichokes just made perfectly with a hot, crispy and gooey texture. And I’m so happy to get a whole plateful to myself! It’s enough of an appetizer for two, but I loved tasting every morsel of this freshly made apperitivo (appetizer). […]

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Bangkok: walking through Chinatown

Bangkok: walking through Chinatown

  Bangkok: walking through Chinatown Bangkok’s Chinatown is huge! I had no idea and it really is a Chinatown and not just a tourist driven area, it is a working, eating and shopping venue filled with interesting specialty foods, unusual trinkets and gift items and fun places to explore or just get lost. Fortunately I went […]

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East End traditional architecture and graffiti

East End London, Travel Photo Mondays

East End, London: cool graffiti, great eats and shopping venues   One of my all time favorite areas to hang out and enjoy the new trends and foods of the moment in London is definitely in East London at Brick Lane and Shoreditch. An area that is quickly transforming area and gentrifying, and in my […]

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Bread pudding at The English Restaurant

Eating London – a delicious food tour

Eating London – a delicious food tour of East London Ah yes, I can really equate to poor Oliver Twist when he sings out on the streets of London starving and dreaming about food, glorious food and those hot sausage and mustard dreams of the young Oliver. While surprisingly, there was no sausage on this […]

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Sunrise at Hotel La Ali del Frassino in Peschiera del Garda

Luxury stay in Peschiera del Garda

Luxury stay in Peschiera del Garda for- Travel Photo Mondays   I slept so soundly which was strange because I’m always fidgeting in a new place and I usually have a difficult time to fall asleep. But last night I must have been really tired because I slept up to the sunrise. I completely forgot to […]

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