A Spanish Adventure

Posted by on Feb 14, 2021 in Europe, Just for Fun, Spain, Travel Tips | 6 Comments

One of the best things about travel is experiencing local dishes. When we lived in Valencia, Spain—the home of paella, we not only ate it, we learned to cook it. Thanks to expert guidance, it was not only edible, but rather tasty. Early on in our 2019 stay in Valencia we took a food tour with […]

Gastro Chile

Posted by on Mar 20, 2018 in Chile, South America | 4 Comments

The secret of success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside Mark Twain  Confession Time: When we started our hike across Spain in April of 2016, we expected the cuisine to be very similar to Mexico. Boy, were we ignorant. Where the food in our just-south-of-the-border […]

You Had me at Food

One of our favorite ways of getting acquainted with a new “home” during our travels is a walking tour. It may not cover as much territory as a motorized tour but we get to see a location up close, get some exercise, and learn more about local culture and history. On walking tours, we also […]