Food Travel Guides

Places to Eat in Camden, London

By Megan Stetzel | July 27, 2018

Located in Northwest London, the neighborhood of Camden is a hip, cool spot for 20 and 30-somethings to dine, drink and be merry. It offers a cool vibe and an even more vibrant food scene. London is known to be one of the most ethnically diverse cities in the world, and Camden perfectly highlights this […]

A Beginner’s Guide to Traditional Amish Food

By Guest Poster | November 29, 2017

There’s nothing quite like a home-cooked meal, and the Amish take it even one step further. Thanks to the fresh ingredients used and countless hours spent on just preparing for the meal, a traditional Amish meal is one you’ll never forget.  Whether you’re interested in preparing a traditional Amish meal yourself or would like to […]

Making The Most Of Foreign Food: The Dos And Don’ts Of Eating Abroad

By Steph | October 25, 2017

What’s your go-to takeaway? Chinese, Indian or Greek? Something a little more out of the ordinary, perhaps? Australia’s restaurant and takeaway scene has flourished in recent years nationwide, but there truly is nothing like sampling authentic food in its own backyard. Sampling new styles can be a daunting prospect. There’s nothing worse than having to ask how […]

A Foodie’s Dream Trip to Maine

By Guest Poster | October 2, 2017

The beauty of Maine alone makes it a year-round tourist destination. Picturesque coastal towns, rolling mountains, lush forests… it all adds up to the perfect getaway. This is especially true if you’re a foodie on top of the fact that you’re a traveler: The Pine Tree State is known for its fresh, tasty cuisine almost […]

Eating Hawker Foods in Singapore

By Guest Poster | April 13, 2017

From high-end Michelin-starred restaurants to hip cafes to restaurant chains, there are plenty of food choices in Singapore. But if you want cheap and authentic local cuisines, head over to hawker centres instead. Basically, a hawker centre is a non-air-conditioned food market where you can find food stalls selling affordable local foods. Expect to pay […]

Eating Vietnam: A Pocket Guide

By Steph | March 22, 2017

When people ask me about the favorite places I’ve been (and they ask me that a lot), I tend to vary my answer, but without fail Vietnam is on the list. There are many reasons for this, but here’s the biggest: Vietnam has some of the most wonderful, diverse, and cheap food of anywhere on […]

Where to Eat in Dublin (And Drink Well Too!)

By Guest Poster | March 9, 2017

While I am a budget traveler at heart, dining out and drinking is one of my favorite indulgences while traveling. Luckily, Dublin is a great place to eat and drink while staying relatively budget-friendly. Check out 5 tips below for where to eat in Dublin including the best pubs and restaurants for getting an authentic […]

A Guide to Bordeaux, France’s Most Famous Wine Region

By Megan Stetzel | January 5, 2017

Nestled in the South of France-ish, about a 2-hour drive from the iconic Basque Country is the beautiful wine region of Bordeaux.  At least that’s all I thought it was prior to arriving in this bustling metropolis. Yeah, I said metropolis. I wound up spending nearly 4 weeks exploring the delicious alleys and bustling squares […]

Guide to the Foods of Kyrgyzstan

By Megan Stetzel | November 16, 2016

The foods of Kyrgyzstan had me at meat and potatoes. If you didn’t read my intro to my trip to Kyrgyzstan, check it out here. But let’s get to the good stuff, shall we? The question that I was immediately asked as soon as I found out I was going to Kyrgyzstan was, I wonder […]

Traditional Turkish Food: How to Savor the Local Cuisine in Istanbul

By Guest Poster | November 8, 2016

What’s the first thing your friends ask you when you return from a trip? If they’re anything like mine, the burning question is almost always, “How was the food?” And if you’ve just returned from a trip to Istanbul, Turkey, your answer might be: “The food was over-priced, mediocre, typical tourist fare”. But if you […]

Filipino Food Guide

By Megan Stetzel | July 12, 2016

Hands down, Filipino food is the most unique cuisine in the Philippines. You could spend a lifetime exploring the street stalls of this 4,000-island archipelago and not taste everything that the Philippines has to offer. From live monkey brains to fertilized eggs, Filipino cuisine has filled the food rumor mill for some time. Why is […]

Japan on A Budget: A Food Lover’s Guide to Eating Cheap in the Land of the Rising Sun

By Steph | June 8, 2016

Many travelers avoid Japan because they perceive it as a super expensive destination. While it’s not as cheap as many places in Asia, we actually found the country to be fairly affordable, especially with the current strength of the US Dollar (it’s definitely much cheaper now than it was when I went 6 years ago). […]