Category Archives: Food

Travel Tips – Swiss Cuisine

The first time I ever had duck pan-fried and served rare was on a trip to Switzerland.  It was cooked at the side of the table, and was one of the most wonderful things I have ever tasted.  Food may … Click to read the full article

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Travel Tips – Portuguese Cuisine

Portuguese cuisine is made up of some fantastically rich flavours.  A wide variety of herbs and spices are used in most dishes, and the result is a unique taste of the Mediterranean.  Closely related to other foods in the area, … Click to read the full article

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Travel Tips – Spanish Cuisine

Like most other Mediterranean countries, the Spanish love cooking with herbs and spices.  Food is regional in the country but there are some dishes that must be tried no matter where you are – paella being one of these.  Meat … Click to read the full article

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Travel Tips – Italian Cuisine

Italy only became a unified country in the nineteenth century, so, like so many other parts of Europe, each region has its own traditional favourite foods.  It may be one country as far as government is concerned, but, where food … Click to read the full article

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Travel Tips – French Cuisine

France has something of a reputation to live up to when it comes to food, and it is renowned throughout the world!  It is true that some of the French cities have succumbed to the lure of the big international … Click to read the full article

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