Food and drink

Information and inspiration for food and drink in a destination.

10 tempting travel documentaries for foodies

To sink your teeth into a different culture, first take a good look at your plate. Be it a steaming bowl of bibimbap, or a spicy Venezuelan arepa, there’s no better place to start. Traveling to a country where the dinner table is a sacred site is a pilgrimage for foodies. Don’t know your dhansak from your...

5 must-try Dutch foods (plus: see how Dutch cheese is made)

There are lots of different ways to get to know a new city. Arguably one of the best is through your stomach. Not immediately considered as a top foodie destination, the Dutch’ food scene isn’t the country’s most obvious drawcard. But, there are some interesting foods you should absolutely try on your next visit. Not all will...

7 wine regions to visit (from your supermarket)

As the bubbles hit your tongue, you swirl your glass and breathe in the perfume of Prosecco. For a moment, you can hear the piazzas of Venice, smell the mozzarella melted over pizza. If you open your eyes, you know you’re in your living room — very possibly in your pyjamas — but for now, you’re there;...

Have you tried these 5 exotic dishes from around the world?

Since traveling abroad is limited right now, why not bring the world to your kitchen table? From frogs in France to larvae-laced cheese in Sardinia, what seems a little strange in one country is considered as a delicacy in the other.Join us on a virtual culinary trip and see what's cooking in some of your favorite travel...

Make pizza with an Italian chef: Kids’ virtual activity

Two young girls making fresh pizza. One of them is hiding her eyes with salami.
As a part of our new “World at Home” series, we’re bringing you the world’s most incredible experiences, LIVE via Facebook and straight to your living room! It’s our way to help you live the joys of travel at a time when travel is on the back-burner.  If you missed our cooking class with...

Authentic cooking at home: Florence fresh pasta recipe

As a part of our new “World at Home” series, we’re bringing you the world’s most incredible experiences, LIVE via Facebook and straight to your living room! It’s our way to help you live the joys of travel at a time when travel is on the back-burner.  If you missed our LIVE cooking class...

10 fun facts you didn’t know about Rome

You’re familiar with Rome, you’ve seen the Colosseum, (you’re a big fan of the pizza), but how well do you really know Italy’s capital? You may have experienced some of what Rome has to offer, but here are 10 things you might not know about the “Eternal City”.

6 Netflix travel shows to (sort of) cure your wanderlust

Let your mind wander all over the world with these daring documentaries and terrific travel TV shows, streaming to a living room near you. 1. For nature lovers: Our Planet 2019, 1 season, 8 episodes Netflix’s own Earth documentary — Our...