March 7, 2020

BARCELONA PINCHOS TOUR

If you have ever been to Barcelona before, you have probably tried pinchos. Also called pintxo or pinchu, these are sort of Barcelona’s answer to tapas culture and are wildly popular. All a pincho is, is a slice of bread with a topping. Traditional toppings are things like jamon iberico or croquettes. However, these days creativity plays as much a part in pinchos offerings as many hot trendy restaurants. This Barcelona Pinchos Tour article…

A Guide To Bosnian Coffee

Bosnian Coffee is one of the most important things of note when talking about the identity of Bosnia and Herzegovina. While many people will just call it Turkish coffee, this would be a mistake. Other than being poured from a similar vessel, the preparation and serving of Bosnian coffee is completely Bosnian. I have a preference for my Moka pot, but I will definitely admit it is not as pretty of a coffee maker as…

A COMPREHENSIVE GUIDE TO GRANADA’S BEST TAPAS

Granada has to be one of my favorite cities in the world, and a lot of it has to do with their tapas culture. For those of you that don’t know, tapas are a small plate of food that is free with the purchase of a drink. Nowadays this idea of free doesn’t really exist in most places in Spain, but in Granada you can’t go to a bar or restaurant and…

Istanbul Food Tour

I always say if you want to get to know a country, get to know their food. Food is not just sustenance for survival, but a way to show our culture. Our likes and dislikes. Preferences and styles of cooking. On a recent trip to Istanbul, Turkey I participated in one of the best food tours I’ve ever done. I found and booked this Istanbul food tour through AirBnB experiences…