Foods You Must Try in Ekaterinburg (and Where to Find Them)

Here’s some food for thought. When you travel to France you would expect to start your morning with a cup of coffee and a croissant, or maybe a piece of baguette. When you travel to India you would, probably, like to dig into rice and many vegetarian curries. In other words, try authentic food of…

50 Shades of Maple: Sweets to Try in Canada

My first encounter with Canadian culture – as weird as it sounds – happened in Brazil where I shared an apartment with a guy from Canada. I remember how we discussed what food each of us, foreigners, missed most of all. Stephen was craving a French toast. Back in 2011 words “French toast” did sound…

3 Must-Eat Foods in Quebec City

I know I use words such as “the best” and “the best I’ve ever had” quite a lot. But, in my defense, I should say that I only write about food that was superb and that I fell in love with. You won’t find negative reviews on my blog. Second point in my defense: I…

Non-touristy Restaurants in Myrtle Beach

Rule №1. When in a new town, ask locals for their favorite restaurants. I am not discovering America here: everybody knows that. But there’s also rule №2 that I hope I invented. Rule №2. When in a new tourist town, try ethnic food. When I say “tourist town” I am talking about small towns in…