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

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

Tommo Travel Tips

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 …

Best Foods around the world

Food From Around The World – Best of 2016

Megsy Food

Another year has gone by, and it’s time to focus on the important things in life…..FOOD! More importantly what has been the BEST food of 2016. We reached out to our favourite travel and foodie bloggers to see where they’ve been and what they ate in 2016 that rocked their world. What food of 2016 is absolutely Food Worth Traveling For! Food From Around The World – Best of 2016 Stefan …

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Tommo & Megsy are the husband & wife team behind Food Fun Travel We have both been working and traveling internationally since 2006. This includes: Independent Travel / Digital Nomad (Asia, Australia, Europe, North Africa & Central America) Organised Tours & Press Trips (Asia, Australia, Europe & Mexico) Cruise Ship Employees (Europe, Asia, North & South America, Antarctica) Cruise Ship Press Trips (Asia, Europe, Australia) International Musician/Vocalist (tours & residencies: …

how to eat street food and not get sick

9 Tips on how to eat Asian street food And NOT get sick

Megsy Food, Travel Tips

Spewing on your poop is not an ideal travel experience. Asian street food has a reputation for making foreigners sick. After years of travel in Asia and only a couple of instances of mild diarrhoea, we’ve maintained a pretty solid system (pun) for avoiding getting sick from eating street food. We’d like to share our top tips with you. One of the major ways we keep our budget down while …

Alleppey houseboats

DON’T get a Houseboat at Kerala Backwaters (Do THIS Instead)

Tommo Fun

Were you thinking of hiring a houseboat in Kerala? The quintessential way to see the backwaters, or so the Kerala tourist authority will tell you, is by houseboat – not surprising, as this is also by far the most expensive way to see them. Although there are some positive reasons to splash out (hilarious pun) on an overpriced houseboat, there are a host of other cheaper, better value options. Alleppey …

House Sitters Available: Friendly, responsible, non-smoking, pet loving couple

Do you need a trustworthy couple to look after your home & pets? You are in luck. Hello! We are Meg and Tom, a happy couple in our thirties. As responsible, non-smoking, full-time housesitters we’ll ensure your pets get the love they deserve and your home, pool & garden are cared for as if they were our own.   Our Story We are friendly couple who love meeting new people …

Xiaolongbao, Shanghai

15 Best Foods in Asia and where to find them

Tommo Food, Food Guides (What To Eat In...)

You love Asian food? So do we. This is our guide to the best foods in Asia! Taste is always subjective. One man’s spicy is another man’s uncontrollable, red faced pain. One woman’s sweet is another woman’s diabetic nightmare. As foodie travellers there is one thing we can promise – We’ve eaten a lot. In doing so, we’ve drawn a bunch of comparisons in order to compile this list. One year …

Lamb Brains Curry, Delhi, India

Eating Lamb Brains Curry in Delhi, India (w/Video)

Tommo Food, Tommo-Eats-Something-Terrible, Video Blogs

It’s time for some zombie food! At some point in your life, as a carnivore, you’ve probably eaten brains. You might not have known about it. You might not want to think about it. But reconstituted meat, burgers, hot dogs… who knows what goes into them! If you are Scottish, you’ve almost certainly chowed down on some mind-meat. There is a difference from eating brains ground with other meat and …

Asian Cuisine: The Tantalizing and the Terrifying: The Best and Strangest food options

Megsy Food, Tommo-Eats-Something-Terrible

National Dish VS Strange Regional Delicacy for every Asian country (With photos and information for each one). We wanted to know what to eat in Asia and there is no fully comprehensive guide on the Internet, so we made one! Featuring the essential national dishes along with those crazy, strange, weird, slightly gross and sometimes stomach turning “must try” regional dishes that you won’t find at home…….if not to try yourself, at …

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We are Tommo & Megsy two roaming food and travel photographers & writers with an insatiable passion for seeking out culinary deliciousness.

Eat insects at chiang Mai markets, Thailand

Edible Insects! Eating Crickets, Grasshoppers, Silk Worms and many more! (With Video)

Tommo Food, Tommo-Eats-Something-Terrible, Video Blogs

Food: Insects (Grasshoppers, Large Crickets, Silk Worms, Cicada) Location: Chiang Mai, Thailand (Saturday Market) The “Mix Bag” Quite a selection of these not-so-delicious looking edible insects were available! So I decided to opt for a “mix bag” with a few from each variety for only a dollar! yum :-s I Guess insects are part of the holy grail of weird food that most westerners won’t even think of eating, but …

Stingray menu, Kuala Lumpur

Can you eat Stingray? Yes! And its Delicious.

Tommo Food, Tommo-Eats-Something-Terrible, Video Blogs

Only $2 for a tasty serving of deadly stingray… Food: Stingray Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia With its thick leathery looking skin and its now infamous reputation for killing Steve Irwin with a barb to the heart, Stingray does not instantly sound like something you’d serve at your dinner party. In fact it was something I was surprised to see on a menu so I had to try it…     …