When Was Lasagna Invented & Where Did Lasagna Originate?

Tommo Food, Food History, The Dish Podcast

History of Lasagne: When was Lasagna Invented & Where Did Lasagna Originate? Is it Italian or is there a more ancient story to the origin of Lasagne? Plus, what is the difference between lasagna and lasagne? In this article & podcast, a look at all the claims for the origin of Lasagne – From Ancient Greece, to England and of course, Italy. What makes a true traditional Lasagne? What ingredients …

Do You Really Need Travel Insurance?

Do You Need Travel Insurance? Tips to help you decide

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  Do You Need Travel Insurance? And If So, Which Insurance Is Right For you? In this article we look through the different types of insurance so you can decide which is the right fit and right price for you.  We suggest some of the best insurance companies for different types of trip and some good insurance comparison sites that can help vacationers quickly find the right price and inclusions …

Ultimate Packing list for long term travel (Backpacking) *2017 Update*

Ultimate Packing list for long term travel (Backpacking) *2018 Update*

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You’re going backpacking for months, how do you decide what to leave and what to take? Long term travel is all about packing light but making sure you have all the essentials to make travel as easy as possible. This packing guide is focused for couples travel but the information is pretty universal for solo travellers too. Why is our packing list the best? The answer is, there is no …

Wondering what's the best food in Penang? Discover what & where to eat with our Penang Food Guide + Penang Street Food

Penang Food – Discover the Best Food In Penang + Penang Street Food

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Heading to Penang and wondering about Penang Food & Penang Street Food – of course, you are! It’s honestly some of the best in the world. Malaysian, and in particular Penang food has been growing in popularity over the years. Our first insight into Penang food was through watching an episode of Anthony Bourdain’s TV show No Reservations, and when we visited and had the opportunity to discover Penang’s famous …

Svaneti Cuisine: What To Eat In Mestia / Ushguli & Mestia Restaurants

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Svaneti Cuisine: What To Eat In Mestia / Ushguli PLUS Mestia Restaurants – where to eat in Mestia. Svanetian food is hearty, carbohydrate heavy dishes, perfect to keep you fueled up during the harsh cold mountain winters. Bread, potatoes, meat, and cheese come together with some unique flavourings that make these dishes 100% Svanetian. Svaneti is a mountainous region in the North-West of the Republic Of Georgia. Mestia is the …

Madrid Food Guide: What To Eat In Madrid Spain, 25+ Madrid Tapas & Dishes

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Madrid Food Guide: Learn What To Eat In Madrid Spain. As a capital, Madrid offers an extensive variety of both Spanish and world cuisine. In this article, we’ll focus specifically on authentic, Madrid traditional food, the best Tapas in Madrid and a quick look at some incredible contemporary Spanish cuisine you have to try. Also in this article, we review a very special dining experience as we visit a Flamenco …

Rome Food Guide: What To Eat In Rome Italy | 21 Roman Dishes You Must Eat

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Rome Food Guide: What to eat in Rome Italy. The Roman Empire changed the world. Today, Roman food continues to have a huge influence over the world. Famous Roman dishes like Carbonara and thin crust pizza were popularised in Rome. So, what is the best food to eat in Rome in the 21st century? In our Rome Food Guide, we feature 20+ things to eat in Rome Italy. Typical Roman …

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Goan Food: 18 Goan Dishes to Try Before You Die! | Goan Cuisine: What to Eat In Goa

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Goan Food: Although Indian food is found almost everywhere around the world today, Goan cuisine is a completely different subset and few Goan dishes are seen on typical Indian menus in the UK, USA etc. Although one of the most famous Goan dishes, vindaloo, might be well known, there are many others that are harder to find. In this foodie guide, what to eat in Goa, discover some of the …

Egg Tart History: Pastéis de Nata & The Story of Custard Tarts

Tommo Food, Food History, The Dish Podcast

Egg Tart History: In this article & podcast we explore the history of the Egg Custard tart, and it’s famous Portuguese counterpart, the Pastéis de Nata (Cream Pastry). Who invented the egg tart? Was Portugal first, or did someone else beat them to it?  We also look at egg tarts around Asia – are they based on European egg tarts? Or did they evolve independently? Egg Tart History Podcast (S2E22) …

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6 Tasty Cooking Classes in Melbourne – Make Typical Australian Food & More…

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Looking for Cooking Classes in Melbourne? Want to learn more about what is Typical Australian Food? I’m sure any travelling foodie will love to get involved in a tasty cooking experience during their trip to Melbourne, so that’s why we’ve put together this handy list to help you find the tastiest cooking classes in Melbourne. Australia is known for its multicultural history and Melbourne is certainly a melting pot for …

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6 Best Rome Cooking Class / Pasta Making Class in Rome

Megsy Cooking Classes, Destinations, Food, Italy

Looking for the very best when it comes to booking a Rome Cooking Class? How about a Pasta making class in Rome? Then look no further as we have taken the hard work out for you in this handy little article to make sure you get well fed and have a fantastic Italian vacation. Rome is ALL about the food and what better way to really learn about Italian cuisine …

Lisbon Food: What To Eat In Lisbon (35+ Dishes) & Typical Portuguese Food

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Lisbon Food Experiences & What To Eat In Lisbon: For our foodies guide to Lisbon we search out typical Portuguese food both from the Lisbon restaurants where the locals eat and by checking out the Portuguese street food scene. We dig into the history and style of the cuisine with a guided Lisbon food tour as well as getting our hands messy taking a Lisbon cooking class. As one of …

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11 Best Cooking Classes In Italy – Best Cooking Schools in Italy

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Wondering what are the best cooking classes in Italy? We have reached out to our favourite foodies who told us their all time favourite cooking school experiences in Italy. We cover quite a few of the most popular destinations in Italy so you can find the perfect cooking class experience in Italy to join no matter where you are on your tasty Italian vacation. Disclaimer: This post may contain affiliate …

Ice Caves And Pod Hotels: Unique Places To Sleep

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A Food Fun Travel Guest Post Have you heard the news? Plush hotel beds in cookie cutter hotels are out and in their place come newer, bigger, better … dare we say stranger places to rest your head at night while on your vacation. It’s not enough to get away, you need to have an experience. All over the world, there are entrepreneurs hoping to entice travelers to stop over …

What You Need To Know Before Going To Miami For Vacation

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A Food Fun Travel Guest Post Still trying to figure out where to go for your summer holiday? Why not travel to Miami, Florida. Miami is known for its pristine beaches, Cubans, South Beach, lit nightlife, cruises, art, good weather and it is slowly becoming a foodie destination. I know temperatures in summer range between high 80s and lower 90s, which can be uncomfortable but this is the city’s tourism …