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A Guide to Thailand Island Hopping

There are over 300 islands off the coast of Thailand, and they can be found either in the Gulf of Thailand or in the Andaman Sea; the latter is on the west coast of both Thailand and Myanmar. Island hopping in Thailand can be simple or difficult; some of the islands are more populated and have more types of transportation available than do others. Phuket, the biggest island in Thailand, has its own airport, for example. The smaller and less … Read More

15 of the Most Popular Summer Finger Food Ideas

Are you looking for popular summer finger food ideas for easy entertaining? Remove the stress for your summer event by preparing finger foods for your party. Consider a combination of easy summer appetizers to put together party platters. Our collection of recipes includes dips, cold and warm platters and desserts. With summer approaching, it’s an opportune time to present some summer party food ideas. The Spanish are rightly famous for their concept of tapas, simply small plates of food. It … Read More

11 of the Best Boutique Hotels in Venice

Beautiful Accommodation in Venice: The Best Unique and Boutique Accommodation in Venice Venice is the most popular tourist destination in Italy. It is busy all year round, and incredibly busy at peak times which include Carnival and summer. Plan ahead if you want to stay overnight in Venice as hotels can be booked months in advance. With large international hotels, as well as beautiful accommodation in boutique hotels, there is something to suit everyone in Venice. Many of the small … Read More

How to Make Simple Inside Out Cabbage Rolls

Inside out cabbage rolls are easy to make and save a bunch of preparation time over the traditional method of rolling the cabbage rolls. Cheap to make and hearty, your whole family will enjoy true, Romanian comfort food. It’s also a great option if you are cooking for a crowd. We have previously featured, traditional cabbage rolls, cooked in a tomato sauce base, when featuring Bulgaria. But, in Transylvania, Romania, we enjoyed cabbage a la Cluj, which features cabbage and … Read More

Why Hotel Privo is the Best Hotel in Romania for Food and Wine

If you are looking to learn more about food and wine while in Romania, look no further than Hotel Privo in the town of Targu Mures. The modern, luxury hotel has won multiple awards for its restaurant and design. And, it comes at a very affordable price. Hotel Privo is located near the city center of Targu Mures in the heart of the Transylvania region of Romania. Opening in 2013, the boutique, luxury hotel is the most awarded hotel in … Read More

How to Make Easy Romanian Meatballs in a Soup

Romanian meatballs have a well-deserved reputation and today we feature them in an easy to make soup. Throw in an array of healthy veggies such as celery, carrots and bell peppers and you have the basis for a hearty Romanian meatball soup. It’s a meal which you can dress up with a garnish or two! I find making soup one of the great pleasures of winter, especially when it is cold and windy outside. The aroma of gently simmering soup … Read More

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