Tags » Food Tour

Because We Hadn’t Eaten Nearly Enough

While lounging in the hotel room on Wednesday, Glen looked up things to do in Bologna and found a food experience tour that looked interesting. Because we’ve had enough of walking around and looking at buildings – I had developed a blister – we booked it. 1,880 more words


Balsamic Vinegar of Modena DOP

Well now I know why there is such variation in price for “balsamic vinegar of Modena” in the supermarket, and that even more expensive options exist; the consortium-controlled Modena-made balsamic vinegar is aged for a minimum of 12 or 25 years, each year’s evaporation from an open wooden barrel topped up with one of 5 other increasingly larger barrels and the largest supplemented with fresh cooked grape juice from local lambrusco or some other local grapes.   112 more words


Insider's Florence | Savor Florence

Florentine food tour? Count me in!

Syracuse University in Florence puts a big emphasis on students getting to know the city they’re living in. One of the ways they help with this is by offering a few trips called “Insider’s Florence.” Last Saturday’s Insider’s Florence was particularly appealing to me – it was a food tour. 690 more words


Hong Kong

When I was still in primary school, tourism in Hong Kong was really advertised on Malaysian and Singaporean television. It had a very catchy phrase. In Mandarin, it goes like ‘吃的,买的;吃的,买的’, which is literally translated as eat, buy, eat, buy. 1,593 more words

Hong Kong

Days 324-325: Can Tho & Vinh Long, Vietnam

papaya boatman at our homestay

street food stall in Can Tho

To break up our visit to Saigon we decided to head to the nearby Mekong delta towns of Can Tho and Vinh Long for a few days.   639 more words

Bus Travel

Delicious Findings

Hi Loves,

The last time I went home to the Hudson Valley I got the chance to explore the wide variety of food it offers. My mom and I went on the… 177 more words


After yesterday’s traveling I didn’t want a day long tour today. So this morning I did the Gourmet Tour of Pike Place Market with Savour Seattle. 186 more words