Food is our common ground, a universal experience. - James Beard
Own only what you can always carry with you: know languages, know countries, know people. Let your memory be your travel bag. - Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
National Day of ...
Jordan 25 May (Independence Day, from the United Kingdom 1946)
Trivia: The Jordanians believe that praising children excessively can invite bad luck and is generally avoided. More facts...
Georgia 26 May (Day of First Republic, declaration of independence from Russia 1918)
Trivia: Georgia is considered the birthplace of the wine. On the territory of present-day Georgia found the oldest remains of wine jugs and vines. Georgian wine is just awesome. Be sure to try it. Georgians are proud of their wine. More facts...
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MAY 2015, food-related events.
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The villages of the Blue Mountains in NSW are all different.....
Meet the lovely people of the Andes.
Take a seafood tour in Hobart....
Stay in a Parisian villa...
Take the Grand Tour of Switzerland.
A 'grand' way to travel in Ireland.
A miraculous way to stay less expensively in Rome.
Get some help with cooking from a robot!
Sri Lanka's latest luxury accommodation.
See this amazing 'stick-art' and how it is created.
Penang, Malaysia is a vibrant, arty, food-crazy destination.
See if you know the world's top 10 chocolate destinations.....
Darwin may be Australia's smallest capital city but ....
Discover Ireland's sensational Atlantic coastline.
Pack your Big Yellow Suitcase ...
Or maybe you can spend some time in Greece?
The rind of the mangosteen, a tropical fruit, has a high tannin content and is used to cure leather in Asia. It is also used to fix the color black in textile dyeing.
.............and Apps and DVDs
Ever wished you could escape to Spain?
Heading for Hong Kong? Take this book (and an appetite) with you!
Explore 19 areas and discover Tokyo's best food and shopping.
Find your way around a new country - greet the locals, eat the food...
Everyone's favourite grandmother and cook, as known by her grand-daughter, Kate Gibbs....
Now you can create your own home patisserie.
Does Australia have the world's best beaches?
Join five women for a weekly meal in Umbria, Italy - simple, but so much more.
Adriano Zumbo is king of the A-Z of sweets, desserts and pastries.
If chocolate is your weakness, this new book will feed your need.
If Thai cookery has always been too difficult...
Learn the tricks of barbecuing from an expert with an endless supply of ideas and tips.
Is Copenhagen big enough to conceal many secrets?
You probably know of Rick Stein from his TV and cookbook fame, as well as his restaurants...
Put the Taste of Australia into your meals with Lyndey Milan's latest book.
Fresh from the West - chef Sophie Zalokar's delicious recipes using local south-west Western Australian produce.
Visit Spain - from your own home!
Lovers of Venetian food will be thrilled with this insiders' guide to the city and its food.
Whether you are a wine expert or just want to be, this book is for you.
If you can't get to Scandinavia - you can at least bake its cakes and breads.
If you are a reader of food blogs, this behind the scenes peep at the real story, will captivate.
Yes, the City of Light has still more secrets to disclose!
Thai Royal Cuisine is now within your reach with these authentic recipes, edited by a descendant of Prince Chakrabongse.
America-bound travellers, take note!
If you'd like a food-loving guide to show you around Paris, Jane is the person to do this.
Want to eat the world? Here 39 cuisines have been explored and explained.
Love cooking, like trivia?
Now you can bake like Phillippa!
Got friends coming for a party - this is the book for you!
The world's greatest maritime explorer - and real person.
Burma is a mystery to many people. Its food is even more obscure.
The biggest and most beautiful book of Italian food.
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DON'T MISS THESE:
AUSTRALIAN FOOD EVENTS
Foodservice Australia, Melbourne, May 31-June 2
Rutherglen Winery Walkabout, Victoria, June 6-7, 2015
Cake Bake & Sweets Show, 12-14 June 2015, Sydney
The Rocks Aroma Festival, Sydney, July 26, 2015
Barossa Gourmet Weekend, SA, 14-16 August, 2015
Fine Food Australia, Sydney, September 20-23, 2015
Cake Bake & Sweets Show, 23-25 October 2015, Melbourne
Make your own bagels....
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Chocolate is delicious - but wouldn't you like to eat it with a clear conscience?
Need a coffee????
330 of Sydney's BEST cafes in this HUGELY POPULAR iPhone and iPad app!
NOW ALSO available on Android
visit the blog and hear the good news!
TAKE A BREAK
HERE'S YOUR CHANCE!
WIN - a road trip on the Legendary Pacific Coast of NSW.
So you want to explore SYDNEY?
A year of fabulous food festivals is ahead in 2015 for Britain!
Festivals throughout Australia too in 2015.
Scotland's Year of Food and Drink 2015....
Festivals in Korea, 2015
2015 Malaysia's Year of Festivals....
What's happening in Rome this month....
Ever dreamed of having your own place in France.
SPOIL YOURSELF - TOTAL LUXURY
Tour the world in a luxury private jet .....
Where better to take a French cookery course.....
Taste Miami with someone who knows.
Shopping in Paris is great fun - but you might need some help...
...and not just with carrying your purchases!
A food and wine tour in one of France's most beautiful regions.
Now you can travel and pick up some artistic skills - and enjoy Italian cuisine.
Here is the answer for food and wine lovers travelling around Australia.
SYDNEY'S LIVING HISTORY
Find out about the (sometimes colourful) past of Australia's first city:
iPhone and iPad App packed with information and pics.
....discover what has made Sydney the great city it is.
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