Jellied Eels – Once a Popular Traditional Food

Jellied Eels - A Cockney Specialty from the East End:   A recent lunch stop at the Fish House in the town of Ludlow exposed me to jellied eels, a traditional English food that was once very popular. Ray, a fellow traveller, was very excited to see jellied eels being offered at the Fish … [Read more...]

The Fish House – A Seafood Find in Ludlow

The Fish House - A New Fish Shop in Ludlow : Ludlow is a medieval market town in Shropshire, close to the Welsh border.  This is our lunchtime stop and one of our first impressions is that for its small size, Ludlow has a lot of eating places. Of course Ludlow is no ordinary market town.  It is … [Read more...]

Lübeck’s Famous Niederegger Marzipan

Taste The Perfect Niederegger Marzipan in Lübeck: Lübeck is famous for its marzipan and from the number of visitors and shoppers in the Niederegger Patisserie in Breite Strasse, it is evident that marzipan is much sought after by visitors to this historical town. Marzipan has been popular in … [Read more...]

Fine Dining at the Seafood Cafe – St. Ives

Seafood Presented with Style at the Seafood Cafe - St. Ives: It's always good when a local provides you with recommendations on places to eat, especially in St. Ives, Cornwall where there is a huge number of restaurants and cafes offering all different cuisine types. Mike, our guest house host is … [Read more...]

No. 7 – A Seafood Bistro in Torquay

No. 7 - A Seafood Bistro on Park Hill Road, Torquay On our way from Torquay Railway Station to the Imperial Hotel, we ask our friendly taxi driver if she could recommend a fish restaurant.  Without hesitation, she points us to No. 7, a seafood bistro on Park Hill Road.  It's on the road to our … [Read more...]

La Boqueria – Barcelona’s Spectacular Food Market

La Boqueria is Popular with Tourists Even Though Few Come to Buy Fresh Produce: La Boqueria, Mercat de Sant Josep de la Boqueria, St. Joseph's Market.... No matter what name you use to describe it, the sights and smells of this famous Barcelona market will be the same. La Boqueria La … [Read more...]