Irish Coffee at the Red Fox Inn – Glenbeigh

A Traditional Road House, Famous for its Irish Coffee: If you're doing a coach tour of the Ring of Kerry, you will no doubt be making an early morning stop at the Red Fox Inn, midway between Killorglin and the scenic village of Glenbeigh. Most visitors touring the Ring of Kerry usually start from … [Read more...]

Interesting Berlin Food Facts

With 184 nationalities living in Berlin, the city is rich in culinary delights: Berlin is an international metropolis and people from no less than 184 nations are long-term residents in Germany's capital city.  It's not surprising then that no other German city matches Berlin's rich diversity … [Read more...]

Fête des Fromages – Rocamadour

The Largest Cheese Festival in the South of France: In the southwest region of France, in the Lot departement, is the tiny village of Rocamadour. Hugging the cliffside of a mountain, the setting of this medieval village looks dramatic. If you could airbrush out the tourists, Rocamadour … [Read more...]

Experience All That's Viennese at a Wiener Heurigen Show

An Evening of Viennese Waltz and Operetta at a traditional Viennese Heuriger : Vienna is famous for its classical music, Viennese waltz, Viennese cuisine and the Viennese Heurigen. You can experience all that's traditional about Vienna at a Wiener Heurigen Show. In the rustic ambience of a … [Read more...]

The Scotch Pie also Kwown as "Football Pie"

The Scotch Pie - An all-time Favourite Scottish Fast Food : Whenever you want to find out what a popular local fast food is just check out what's being sold at the local favourite sporting event or any large outdoor event. In the case of Scotland, Scotch pie is the favourite Scottish food. It … [Read more...]

Whisky – Scotland’s Water of Life

Uisge Beatha or Whisky is a part of Scottish life : My mother-in-law qualifies to be a Scot. She loves her whisky! Whereas a shot of whisky would put me under the table, as far as mum-in-law is concerned, it has the opposite effect, it perks her up! She of course is correct in her reaction … [Read more...]

The Stansfield Arms – a Historic Yorkshire Pub

The Stansfield Arms' Steak & Kidney Pudding Really Made an Impression : On our West Yorkshire visit, our relative Christopher suggested dinner at The Stansfield Arms, a traditional English pub in the Apperley Bridge area of Bradford. As a local, Christopher knows this pub well enough to … [Read more...]

Xocolat – Vienna’s Latest Chocolate Hotspot

In Vienna, the Latest Hotspot is not about WiFi : If the thought of gourmet, handmade Viennese chocolates makes you dribble at the mouth, wait till you have a peak through the large window of Xocolat Manufaktur, Vienna's latest chocolate hotspot. Even before you set foot in the door of the ninth … [Read more...]

Café Hawelka – More than a Typical Viennese Café

Vienna's equivalent of Paris' St-Germain des Prés Literary Cafés : If you're looking to experience a typically Viennese coffee house, Café Hawelka in the old town comes highly recommended. This classic Viennese coffee house is a legend in its own right. Located at Dorotheergasse 6 in the 1st … [Read more...]