Hanoi, Vietnam

Hanoi Street Food Tour – The first thing we did was take a food tour – one of my favourite things to do and a great way to discover the culture and vibe of a new place. I booked a private morning tour with Hanoi Street Food Tours. We took a taxi and met at their offices downtown. What a great street food tour! we met our lovely friendly guide Loan who then spent the next few hours proudly guiding us through our introduction to Vietnamese food.

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A Fabulous Bangkok Food Tour

This Bangkok Food Tour was a tour I was looking forward to and it really lived up to my expectations.  A trip of discovery and a food adventure through the Thonburi District of Bangkok and the hidden canals.

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Fête du Reblochon in La Clusaz

Cheese, glorious cheese…is revered in this part of France and none more so than the well known Reblochon cheese. Hailing

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Fusion Savoyard French Onion Soup – soupe à l’oignon à la lyonnaise

I could ‘virtually’ smell this delightful soup whilst still in the research stages, that is how powerful the flavour of

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Apero time in France!

Apero time is a very serious time of day in France!  This can be taken at midday just before lunch

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Fromagerie et caves Joseph Paccard in Manigod

That glorious smell, synonymous with the Haute Savoie hits you before you ever see a cheese roundel…We enter the Caves

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Ferme Auberge de Fréterolles, Morzine, Haute Savoie

When I set off on a summer hike in the Lac Mines D’or area of Morzine, I did give some

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The Boulangerie in France – Give us our daily bread

The Boulangerie in France is one of the best French Traditions. I went along to meet our local Boulanger in Viry in the Haute Savoie and learned so much about this wonderful way of life.

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It’s Mardi Gras…Let’s eat Bugnes!

Les Bugnes are delicate and small twisted ribbon style beignets and are made from a dough very much like a

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