I often say I travel just for the food. Cypriot food is a great example. I would happily fly to Cyprus just for a meal there. So what makes it so good? Local Specialities at the Militzis Traditional Tavern My first big meal on the island was a bit of a ...

 

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Why Cypriot Food is the Only Reason You Need to Visit Cyprus

I often say I travel just for the food. Cypriot food is a great example. I would happily fly to Cyprus just for a meal there. So what makes it so good? Local Specialities at the Militzis Traditional Tavern My first big meal on the island was a bit of a splurge as I was trying to stick to a budget. My Airbnb host recommended the restaurant, and I was meeting up with fellow blogger Sarah Funk and...

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The Bahamas Want Visitors After Hurricane Dorian

  My husband and I are planning a trip for our 30th wedding anniversary. In the beginning, we had no particular agenda other than “someplace beach-y for a few days.” Puerto Rico was on our short list, because we knew that tourism dollars still matter there after the devastation of Hurricane Maria. Then Category 5 Hurricane Dorian ravaged The Bahamas. I know very little about the...

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African American Foodways: Sweet Home Cafe Cookbook

Food. It’s a way of sharing and community, a way of exploring a place, of trying new things and calling back well loved memories. Food can be a way of learning about identity, and, at times, exploring history, too. All of that happens at the Sweet Home Cafe at the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, DC. That sort of sharing, exploring, and learning is extended...

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Why You Should Lean Into Pisa

Like many destinations that are famous for a single attraction, Pisa in Tuscany is a place where few people know what else there is to do. Get the scoop on why you should visit from Evelien Vleeshouwers, who lived in the Italian city for years. If you are looking for day trips from Florence, make sure to include Pisa in your travel plans. Although mainly famous for its leaning tower, there is...

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6 German Things Everyone Should Adopt Into Their Life

What if you could take the best aspects of every culture and bring them into your everyday life? After dating a German for nearly seven years and paying a visit to his homeland, here are some aspects of German life that would make the world a better place if implemented everywhere. Beer gardens with playgrounds When the sun is shining, many German parents flock to beer gardens that have picnic...

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