Category: Food

  • 7 of the Best Gelato Shops in Venice

    7 of the Best Gelato Shops in Venice

    Marco Polo is said to have introduced Venice to ice cream after his escapades in Asia, so you could say gelato holds a special place in the hearts of Venetians. They take it seriously here, steering clear of additives, emulsifiers and thickeners we’re used to outside of Italy, and prizing seasonal, fresh and locally-produced ingredients.  But […]

  • 7 of the Best Gelato Shops in Turin

    7 of the Best Gelato Shops in Turin

    Turin is one of Italy’s most unsung cities, frequently overlooked in favour of blockbuster destinations like Rome, Florence and Venice. That’s a shame because the Piedmontese capital has a lot to say for itself. It was the original capital of Italy, the first city to import chocolate and the birthplace of the aperitif. And, it […]

  • 7 of the Best Gelato Shops in Verona

    7 of the Best Gelato Shops in Verona

    Fair Verona is rife with gelato, with a shop at every turn. It may not be able to compete with the likes of Turin and Rome for innovative ingredients and award-winning techniques, but it certainly can for flavour. The best gelato in Verona is sweet, creamy and light, made with locally sourced milk from the […]

  • The 7 Best Gelato Shops in Rome

    The 7 Best Gelato Shops in Rome

    Italy’s capital boasts some of the best gelato in the country. In Rome, you can find old-school gelataria siting beside contemporary ice-cream laboratories. You can go from Sicilian-style ice-cream cakes to chocolate cornettos to saffron-infused mozzarella semi-fredi in mere minutes. Unlike the full-fat, sugary stuff we’re used to outside of Italy, the best gelato shops use seasonal, […]

  • The 7 Best Gelato Shops in Florence

    The 7 Best Gelato Shops in Florence

    In Florence, they take their gelato as seriously as the wine. And that’s saying a lot, given that Florence is moments from Chianti, one of the world’s most famous winemaking regions. It’s no surprise really, given that Florence played a crucial role in the history of gelato. While frozen deserts had existed since ancient times, […]

  • The 7 Best Gelato Shops in Bologna

    The 7 Best Gelato Shops in Bologna

    It’s no secret that they excel at gelato in Italy. Over the past few centuries, the Italians have perfected and developed the art of gelato to create some of the most perfect ice creams in the world. Bologna, the capital of the Emilia Romagna region, is no exception. Take a stroll under the pretty porticos […]

  • The 7 Best Gelato Shops in Palermo

    The 7 Best Gelato Shops in Palermo

    Everyone knows that they’re good at ice cream in Italy, but in Palermo they worship it. Some even claim that it was even invented here, though we’ll never be able to say for certain whether its origins are strictly Sicilian. What we can say though, is it’s likely that the Moors brought over the habit […]

  • 7 Traditional Catalan Foods to Try in Barcelona

    7 Traditional Catalan Foods to Try in Barcelona

    Jamón, jamón, and… jamón? If you’ve always thought Spain was all about the wine, the cheese, and yes, the worldwide famous jamón, there’s still a lot of uncharted ground for you to discover! Even though the list could last forever, we have 7 of the most traditional Catalan foods you should try when in Barcelona. […]

  • 7 of the Best Steakhouses in Hawaii

    7 of the Best Steakhouses in Hawaii

    From world-class fine dining spots to cosy waterfront shacks, Hawaii is home to some of the best dining in the country. Whether you’re more laid back or enjoy a more sophisticated dining experience, they’ve got it all. So if you’re craving a steak, they’ve got you covered. Here are the best steakhouses in Hawaii.   […]

  • 25 of the Best Steakhouses in Pennsylvania

    25 of the Best Steakhouses in Pennsylvania

    Chasing after the best steak dinner in Pennsylvania money can buy? From cosy country-style eateries to swanky fine-dining joints, the Quaker State has you covered. Whether you’re marking an occasion or just treating yourself, these are the best steakhouses in Pennsylvania. 25 of the Best Steakhouses in Pennsylvania   1. Barclay Prime – Philadelphia Run […]

  • The 7 Best Brunches in Santa Monica

    The 7 Best Brunches in Santa Monica

    Sandwiched between Venice Beach and Malibu, hippie-chic Santa Monica is bursting with brunch options. Well-known for its commitment to sustainability as well its popularity with celebrity crowds, there are plenty of organic and nutritious options for health junkies. But there’s also plenty to indulge in, waffles and bottomless mimosas included. From beach bars to downtown […]

  • 25 of the Best Steakhouses in Nebraska

    25 of the Best Steakhouses in Nebraska

    Nobody does steak like the Midwest. Home to many of the best cattle farms in the country taking up shop across the sprawling plains and wide-open prairies, the Midwest is considered the best region in the nation for a good steak. And that of course extends to Nebraska. Whether you’re dining out for a special […]