Sri Lankan Food: What You Should Know Before Your Visit

My first trip to Sri Lanka was a revelation in all possible meanings. I knew close to nothing about the country, its history, its people and its food upon arrival. So I had to learn everything the hard way: through unparalleled personal experience.  Thus after taking my first trip to the market in order to…

Boston on a Budget

Exploring a big city while on a budget is quite a challenge. Boston is no exception with tickets to Boston Ballet ranging from $35 to $135, a visit to observatory at $18 and a piece of the original Boston cream pie at $8.56. But, as in any big city, if you spend a little more…

Guide to Boston’s Unique Sweets and Treats

Boston is not only a city of lobster roll and clam chowder it is also a city of unique sweets and treats from all over the world, including Italian cannoli, Mexican chocolate and French-inspired pastries. The problem with being a food and travel blogger is that there’s a limit to how much food, and particularly…

What the Bar From Good Will Hunting Looks Like in Real Life

It makes you think, it makes you laugh, it makes you cry… I first watched Good Will Hunting in Russia many years back and fell in love with it. But after visiting Boston, walking around MIT campus and trying to find my way in small and sometimes scary streets of Southie… where do I even…

Behind The Scenes at MAST’ Boston: Making True Neapolitan Pizza

“So I got it right that you are Italian, Marco?” “I am Napoletano!” The start of my conversation with a proud Napoletano, a chef, a pizza lover and a co-owner of MAST’ restaurant in Boston is promising. I described my love to this restaurant and its pizza before. So when I got a chance to take a…