Cheap Bali Holidays – A Review

Cheap Bali Holidays – A Review

Have you ever wondered how to have a cheap Bali holiday? I’m not talking about a backpacker experience here, I mean a cheap, luxurious Balinese getaway. Maybe you’ve seen the cheap Bali accommodation offers on websites such as Groupon? These companies...
Cabo Cantina Venice Beach

Cabo Cantina Venice Beach

Hello, Sunshine! After just finishing the Mexican leg of the journey you might have thought we would have had our fill of Mexican food. Nope… not even close. We arrived back in America and headed straight for our second home, Venice Beach to satisfy our craving...
A Meal to Remember Caraway Kitchen New Delhi

A Meal to Remember Caraway Kitchen New Delhi

It’s the last evening of our Indian adventure and hubby and I decided to find a more upmarket restaurant. Up to this point, we had been eating at markets, street stalls, at our homestay and cooking classes. Our energy levels were low and we were famished.  We...
How to Eat Your Way Around Italy

How to Eat Your Way Around Italy

How to Eat Your Way Around Italy Italy has long been recognised as a key destination for food lovers. Movies such as “Eat Pray Love” in which Julia Roberts gastronomically makes love to a pizza, and “Under A Tuscan Sun” have reinforced this...
Living with an Indian Family in a Jaipur Homestay

Living with an Indian Family in a Jaipur Homestay

Choosing accommodation when your traveling can be hit and miss. It’s difficult to know exactly what you will find when you arrive until you’re there. On our last trip to India we decided to take a leap of faith and spend two days living with an Indian...
Gourmet Desire Cooking Class Delhi

Gourmet Desire Cooking Class Delhi

As soon as I knew we were traveling to Delhi I booked a lesson at Gourmet Desire Cooking Class. One of my favourite ways to learn about a countries culture is through their food. I love Indian food, but eating and enjoying the local food is fleeting. Booking a cooking...
Feeding Delhi – Visiting a Sikh Temple Kitchen

Feeding Delhi – Visiting a Sikh Temple Kitchen

As part of of Food Tour of Delhi we visited the Gurudwara Bangla Sahib. This temple is one of the most prominent Sikh temples in Delhi, India. Earlier in the food tour I asked our guide Jaidev about the people we saw living in the street. I was concerned that they...
Let’s Go on a Delhi Walking Food Tour

Let’s Go on a Delhi Walking Food Tour

I’ve always said that I choose my travel destinations by the type of food I want to eat. So it’s no surprise that on day one of our Indian getaway I booked a walking food tour of Delhi.  Although, I wasn’t just thinking of my tastebuds. We’re...
A Mexican Food Fiesta!

A Mexican Food Fiesta!

I can’t believe it’s been just over a year since I returned from Mexico! Time really does fly. Lately I’ve been really missing the all the delicious Mexican food. I’ve shared quite a lot of stories about our travels in Mexico but today I wanted...
Top 10 Things to do in Mexico

Top 10 Things to do in Mexico

After a recent trip to the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico I have put together a list of my top 10 things to do in Mexico if your holidaying on the Mayan riviera. Honestly, there are so many things so do in this area you’ll want to make sure you allow enough time to...
Vask Tapas Room BGC – Manila

Vask Tapas Room BGC – Manila

Hello and kumusta, dear GG readers! It’s been a while since I last wrote a story for Julie. My full time job has demanded so much from me. I missed writing for GG and I missed all of you. As a treat, I am sharing with you a review of one of Manila’s finest...
Try Chateauneuf du Pape: Guide to Food Pairing

Try Chateauneuf du Pape: Guide to Food Pairing

Learning about different varieties of wines and their food pairings is a love of mine. Looking at the regions gives a greater insight into the complexities of the wine and the environment that produces the flavours of the area. Chateauneuf du Pape is widely recognised...