17 Delicious (and Cheap) South American Meals & Snacks

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

South America has a reputation among travellers for being a relatively expensive region to travel compared to other parts of the world such as South East Asia. However, there are some very good, typical and cheap eats to be found around the continent, if you know what to look for! Unlike some other regions of the world (India, South East Asia, North Africa), the typical foods of South America don’t …

Foodie Tales from the Silk Road: Lanzhou Beef Noodles (牛肉面)

Megsy Food

After quite a few years of travelling the globe indulging in all the local delicacies we can get our hands on, we’ve come up with a few guidelines we stick to when choosing where to eat. Especially if this is a country where English is not the native language, this helps us with firstly, not ever getting sick (touch wood! Neither of us have been sick so far) and secondly, …

Eating Yak Yogurt in Western China

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MEGSY EATS SOMETHING TERRIBLE: Yak Yoghurt. Get ready for super sour dairy suffering… If a yogurt-stomach-acid combo is your thing, then you’ll love this. For those regular followers you’ll know we have a regular section called Tommo Eats Something Terrible. I thought that on this occasion I’d give him a break and run the gauntlet myself… We decided to head to Xiahe, Gansu Province, China, for two reasons: 1. Wiki travel …