Blog Entries tagged 'food'
Travel Blogs Entries tagged 'food'
- Day 3: Markets, markets, marketsA slower start today, in order to avoid the peak hour crowds. Eventually we took a series of trains to Mong Kok and set off to see the Ladies' Market. We found a market, still not sure whether Posted by NarLin in The Nerds at Number 10: HK Hooray! | Feb 4, 2015
- Day 2: Hong Kong IslandA big day today! But first: last night's shabu shabu was wonderful, tissue paper thin meat wafers wafted through boiling flavoured broth with all the vegetables and noodles you care to chuck in. Go chiso sama desu-ta ? Posted by NarLin in The Nerds at Number 10: HK Hooray! | Feb 3, 2015
- Days 0-1: Travel, Arrival and Settling InThere was definitely no time for blogging in Singapore, nor indeed a toilet break. Nerdia even had to forgo her usual "disembarkation etiquette" and push her way off the 'plane first. Brisk walk to Transfer Lounge E, obtain Posted by NarLin in The Nerds at Number 10: HK Hooray! | Feb 2, 2015
- Day 8 - Kodaikanal to AlleppeyToday is an early start and the last of our long travel days (whoo hoo) with the 7 hour drive to Alleppey in Kerala.
Our driver, following pick up, takes us to the Kodaikanal Natural History Museum which is so Posted by lee_1986 in India - 2015 | Jan 31, 2015
- Day 5 - MaduraiOut at first light this morning as there is a full day of sights to see. Just coffee for breakfast and we are out the door.
First walk through the streets on the way to the Meenashki Temple and the Posted by lee_1986 in India - 2015 | Jan 31, 2015
- Not Paul but Nice ChocolateMoscow, December 22nd 2014
Although food is normally not a priority for me when traveling, to be local is priority. Meaning, as far as conditions permit, when in China I eat Chinese food, when in Japan I eat Japanese food, and Posted by automidori in Call Me Sonja | Jan 28, 2015
- The Sleeper TrainBy James: we got on the train at 10 at night we had second class beds at the back of the train. We were on the train for 8 and a half hours so we didint have much stuff Posted by Arin MacDyer in A Year of Summer | Jan 24, 2015
- A Month in Paris in WinterEating in Paris is simple, delicious, and fabulous. Each day you can decide whether to cook, purchase prepared foods, or eat out. All options are available within a few block radius. Supplies are purchased on an as needed Posted by teethetrav in Tee the Trav | Jan 21, 2015
- Hungry? (Tokyo - Part 4)Writing this post now makes me so hungry. If I were to rank my favorite food according to country, my homeland, Malaysia, would win hands down. But Japan comes a very close second. If nothing else, the uniqueness of Posted by chriskk in Plotting Memories | Jan 16, 2015
- A Month in Paris in WinterThe question of "what was I thinking" has occurred more than once. Why come to Paris in the dead of winter when I could have gone anywhere? I now have one answer to that question. I wandered Posted by teethetrav in Tee the Trav | Jan 10, 2015
- A Month in Paris in WinterThe wind howling woke me. The shutter outside my terrace door was banging. It was late for me, but no wonder I slept in. It was still dark as night, raining and windy. Welcome to Paris Posted by teethetrav in Tee the Trav | Jan 8, 2015
- A Month in Paris in WinterThe east coast of the US had a terrible winter in 2014. Freezing cold, lots of small snow storms. In other word, not fun. So this past summer, I decided to get away for the month of Posted by teethetrav in Tee the Trav | Jan 8, 2015
- Pop the Cork and let the fun begin!!!After a relatively low-key day and a half in Killarney, we arrived in Cork on Friday afternoon. By this time, we had experienced two extremes of cities – the New York Cityish bustle of Dublin and the small-town-everything-shuts-down-for-a-relative Posted by NKammerer in Où je me trouve… | Jan 6, 2015
- MerengónColombia has more types of fruit than any other country in the world so it's to be expected that Colombians are quite inventive when it comes to using fruit. Merengón combines a baked egg meringue that is then covered with Posted by Charles Lemos in Have iPad Will Travel | Jan 2, 2015
- Colombian Fruit and FoodsBoasting a size of less than one percent of the Earth's land mass, Colombia is the world's second most biodiverse country on the planet after Brazil, a country that is seven times larger. Biologically, this country that occupies the northwest Posted by Charles Lemos in Have iPad Will Travel | Dec 28, 2014
- Food Food Glorious Food! - Southern FranceOur time in southern France started in Nice. The Italian influence was evident everywhere. It was clear the few days we were there we were going to expand our Italian cuisine experiences.
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- Food Food Glorious Food! - SpainSpain has been a gastronomic delight. We have tried and loved such a vast amount of food while being here. Each area has it’s own specialities but also there are things that Spain as a whole are known for Posted by chellebelle in Nil Responsibilities 'Til 30 | Dec 27, 2014
- Going to the Beach...In the Rain - San SebastainSo we are on our final train leaving San Sebastian for Bordeaux, our final stop before heading to London then Edinburgh. The three months has been a whirlwind and flown past. I’m pretty sad this will be our last train Posted by chellebelle in Nil Responsibilities 'Til 30 | Dec 27, 2014
- Churros with Chocolate - MadridMadrid was a city where I wasn't sure what to expect. There are not any world famous attractions. It has famous art galleries, a palace and is the capital but compared to the other locations we Posted by chellebelle in Nil Responsibilities 'Til 30 | Dec 26, 2014
- The Views of Moorish Spain - Cordoba and GrandaCordoba was a whirlwind visit where we stayed in a gorgeous hotel. The room was beautiful and I wished we had stayed longer. We visited Cordoba to see the famous Mezquita–catedral de Córdoba (Mosque- Cathedral of Cordoba). Before heading Posted by chellebelle in Nil Responsibilities 'Til 30 | Dec 24, 2014
- The Passion of Flamenco - SevilleWe arrived in Seville after our second longest train ride yet... five and a half hours. The train was going 300km/hr and the towns and olive groves sped past.
The different types of terrain as we went through Posted by chellebelle in Nil Responsibilities 'Til 30 | Dec 22, 2014
- Majestic Traditional France - LyonWe arrived in Lyon to another funky apartment and awesome host. We were central yet again and could walk anywhere we needed too. We explored the central area and all the amazing shops. We happened to come across a protest Posted by chellebelle in Nil Responsibilities 'Til 30 | Dec 20, 2014
- ValparaisoThe best way to get from Santiago to Valparaiso is by bus. I used a company called Turbus and had a window seat on a nice modern two level bus for the 2 hour journey. I did have Posted by tdeits in Around the world in 2014 | Dec 16, 2014
- The Charming MarseilleMarseille is yet another one of those places that's reputation isn't that grand. It's a port town that is renowned as a melting pot of ethnicities and unfortunately has a high unemployment rate. This means high crime and poverty to Posted by chellebelle in Nil Responsibilities 'Til 30 | Dec 16, 2014
- SantiagoI left a cold and gray but delightful Paris and headed for Santiago, Chile - another 12 hour overnight flight, this time on Air France. I guess it's no surprise that they win the prize for best food so, Posted by tdeits in Around the world in 2014 | Dec 15, 2014