Restaurants & Food
The city of Luang Prabang in Laos is situated at the confluence of the Mekong and Nam Khan Rivers. Up until the Communist takeover of 1975, it was also the capital city of Luang Prabang Province. Today, it is one of the more popular Laos vacation destinations and is a popular favorite of individuals who travel internationally to taste the different cuisines of the world. You will find the majority of the dining opportunities along the roads of the Mekong and Nam Khan Rivers as well as Sisavangvong Road.
When it comes to dining while visiting the Yucatan Peninsula, the word best does not always refer to most expensive or luxurious. This geographic area is comprised of the states of Campeche, Quintana Roo, and Yucatán. This was the Mayan civilization’s home for hundreds of years until it was conquered by the Spanish in the 1500’s. The famed ruins of the ancient civilization are a crowd puller and thousands of tourists visit these sites. The following is a list of the top dining spots on the Yucatan Peninsula.
The Middle East country of Kuwait lies on the northwestern edge of the Arabian Gulf. It is geographically situated between the gulf, Iraq, and Saudi Arabia. As there is no nightlife to speak of in Kuwait (alcohol is prohibited), most people go to their favorite restaurants for an enjoyable night out on the town. Though a predominantly Muslim state, traditional dishes have meats as one of the ingredient but for those looking for a vegetarian fare, the choices are unlimited.
Located in Australia’s Capital Territory in the southeastern region of New South Wales is the nation’s capital of Canberra. Canberra is oftentimes described as the planned city complete with galleries, museums, and national monuments that have all been situated around some extremely large man-made lakes. Surprisingly, there are just as many international travelers and tourists who feel that Canberra has some outstanding shopping districts as well as being an excellent jumping-off point for exploring the Australian outdoors.
What makes Italy so interesting where the cuisine is concerned is the fact that every region in the country (there are 20 in all) have their own particular culinary favorite. Here 5 local dishes in Milan to consider when visiting the city.
The region includes some famous cities such as Naples and Salerno as well as the spectacular Amalfi Coast. It is one of the most visited regions in all of Italy and makes for a perfect “base” for venturing out into the region and exploring all that it has to offer. However, if you follow the Vegan way and only eat Vegetarian, you will not be disappointed as there are several restaurants of this nature located in the region. Here are a few to consider.
Dubai, one of the seven emirates that make-up the UAE (United Arab Emirates) is known for its amazing markets and gold shopping destinations. Economically, the region has grown exponentially in the past decade to become the most innovative, modern, and progressive emirate of the seven. Having developed at an unbelievable rate of growth, especially in the tourism and trade sectors, it is more like an independent city-state. The primary allure for international travelers and tourists visiting Dubai is the shopping that is available as the region is synonymous with retail shopping.
One of India’s largest cities is Mumbai, which was formerly called Bombay. Today it is a favorite destination of many locals as well as international travelers who visit the city because of its cosmopolitan and eclectic format. Additionally, Mumbai is the commercial capital of the country as well as being one of its predominant port cities.
Antigua and Barbuda is a country formed by two islands found between the Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea and just to the east and slightly south of Puerto Rico as well as being just off the northern coastline of South America. The following are some of our top choices for the better dining venues on Antigua and Barbuda.
One of the more modern and rapidly developing cities in the world is Doha, Qatar’s capital city. With the huge amount of money that is being invested in the construction industry, Doha stands poised and ready to become the Persian Gulf’s premier cities within the next few years. For the international traveler who enjoys having a few drinks and participating in a lively nightlife, the pubs and bars in Doha, Qatar are sure to satisfy their needs.
In Swedish, “Fika” means “coffee” or “to have coffee” or simply “a coffee break”. Fika is a popular Swedish tradition to socialize over a cup of coffee accompanied by a pastry, piece of cake, cinnamon roll or other sweet baked snacks. Bullar, a roll filled with cinnamon, cardamom and sugar, is an integral part of the custom. Fika has no fix time. It happens many times daily. The weather is one of the favorite subjects of fika conversations. It could be a quick or elaborate. You need a diverse range of sweets, tarts, pastries and cookies for an elaborate fika. The capital city Stockholm has numerous modern and traditional cake shops and cafes for fika. Read on to know about traditional Swedish bakeries cum cafes.
Budapest is Hungary’s capital and is by far the most popular tourist destination in the country as well as one of the top travel destinations in Europe. The city entices international travelers for a number of reasons – the architecture, culture, and history being the primary reasons. However, you don’t want to forget about the Hungarian cuisine which is also a major draw for a lot of tourists as well.
Gastronomy is a serious cultural activity for the Portuguese. Lisbon—Portugal’s capital and most cosmopolitan city—is buzzing with loads of dining options, so deciding where to eat can be a maddening affair. In an effort to help you…
I ate. I judged. I numbered. From Portuguese to Japanese to Indian, here are my 3 favorite places to dine out in Lisbon. Wow, I’m full!
If you love beer, autumn is the season to be in Munich, which hosts world-famous Oktoberfest, an annual beer festival, during September-October. The city boasts more than 150 biergartens that remain open from April to October. The largest and the oldest beer gardens are within the city limits. Taste a Bavarian beer in one of the traditional beer gardens, as month of October is coming to a close. But what is a beer garden? A true beer garden dotted with chestnut trees serves handcrafted Bavarian beer in beer mugs and uses wooden tables instead of modern plastic tables and umbrellas.
There is a lot that you can say about the city of Amsterdam. The city played a major role in several historic eras including the Renaissance and the Reformation. The architecture is phenomenal and the cuisine is features an excellent assortment of Dutch, French, and German cuisine. For the international traveler that is craving something different every night of the week, you can’t go wrong when you are dining in Amsterdam.