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Stadtblick Cefalu, Sizilien

Sicily on a Budget for You

While Italy has a reputation for being expensive, travel to Sicily can be affordable. There are lots of options for… Continue reading »

Exterior of Chez Omar, Paris.

Watching Your Money? Don’t Leave Paris Without Trying…

1. Chez Omar – It’s a vintage-looking bistro setting known for its eclectic mix of diners and friendly waiters, and… Continue reading »

Greek-style stuffed peppers - gemista.

Traditional Dishes of Greece

Since the advent of the package holiday to Greece, hummus, tzatziki and stuffed vine-leaves have become standard additions to our… Continue reading »

Asado - the ultimate mixed grill?

5 Classic Latin American Dishes You Have to Try

Latin American cooking may not feature on any list of the world’s most expensive foods, but that doesn’t mean it’s… Continue reading »

Chocolate brownies.

Baking to Get Baked

Bizarrely, the only time I’ve ever been involved in making hash brownies – as opposed to hash browns, a very… Continue reading »

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The Celebrity Chefs Taking to the Seas

The features and amenities aboard cruise ships are growing ever more diverse with an incredible array of (often bewildering) things… Continue reading »

Sunset over Dubai.

Food in Dubai: There’s Something for Everyone

The great thing about Dubai is that it’s at the cutting edge of just about everything: amazing architecture, the latest… Continue reading »

Astoria cruise ship on Wikimedia Commons.

Watching What you Eat on A Cruise: Top Picks and Suggestions for Eating Healthy on a Cruise

A cruise is a unique and relaxing way to travel. Whether it is one of the spectacular Nile cruises that… Continue reading »

Mmm... grilled flat iron steak with cracked black peppercorns - by Jeffry M on Flick's creative commons

How You Can Take That Steak to the Next Level

Most people like to think that they’re pretty good at cooking a steak. Whether that is true or not is… Continue reading »

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Best Brazilian Street Eats

One of the greatest joys of travelling is that it gives you the opportunity to sample foods you’ve never even… Continue reading »