Tirokafteri – Spicy Feta and Red Pepper Dip

Spicy Greek Feta Dip

There are many versions of this popular easy Greek Feta Dip, known as Htipiti or Tirokafteri. Some use sweet red bell peppers and cayenne pepper, others use spicy red pepper flakes or fresh spicy red peppers. Different varieties of vinegar (such as red wine vinegar or plain white vinegar) or added oregano or Greek yogurt … Read more

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Croatia

Croatia has become a go-to destination recently. Well-preserved historical monuments, coastline views with crystal clear water, and great food are just a few of the reasons for the nation’s popularity. It is also one of the filming locations for Game of Thrones. Rabid GOT fans are drawn to the Croatia to search out locations of … Read more

What to Eat in Budapest

What to eat in Budapest: Chicken Paprikash

If you’re looking for what to eat in Budapest, you’ve come to the right place. We spent a month in this beautiful city, exploring the markets, ruin bars, and of course, restaurants and food stalls. The city’s Hungarian cuisine gave us an introduction to a number of new delights, in addition to the tried-and-true foods … Read more

Things To Do in Tbilisi, Georgia

Things To Do in Tbilisi

Looking for things to do in Tbilisi, Georgia? First of all, we’re not talking about Georgia, the state in the southeast of the United States. Tbilisi is the capital city of the country of Georgia, located in the Caucasus region of Eurasia. Its neighbors include Russia, Turkey, Armenia, and Azerbaijan.  Before visiting Tbilisi, we had … Read more

What to Eat in Malta

Malta is a small island nation located just south of Sicily in the Mediterranean Sea. Its temperate climate, beautiful rocky coast and stunning blue water make it a popular tourist destination. Malta’s friendly and English-speaking natives (Malta was once a British colony) and ancient ruins all add to the island´s appeal. However, for us, no … Read more

What to Eat in Brussels Belgium

If you’re looking for what to eat in Brussels, Belgium, you won’t be disappointed by this diverse foodie city! The city of Brussels is not only the capital of Belgium, but also one of the capitals of the European Union. Belgium’s location, nestled between Germany, Luxembourg, the Netherlands and France, and allowing for a short … Read more

24 Hours in Gozo Malta

Gozo is an island, part of the country of Malta, that packs a number of activities and well-worth visiting locations all in one spot. Many people make the short (20 minute) journey to Gozo from the main island and explore via the hop-on hop-off tourist bus. We selected the option of renting a car in … Read more

Cretan Cuisine: Best Dishes in Chania Crete

Cretan Food Best Chania Restaurants

Enjoying the food in Chania was definitely one of the highlights of our trip to Crete. We’ve certainly been to places that we’ve enjoyed but don’t long to return to if the food was lackluster. That was certainly not the case with the food in Crete. We’ve put together our guide to Cretan Gastronomy, including … Read more

Fun Things to Do in Lisbon

Lisbon Portugal is a vibrant European city with a rich history and numerous sights to entice visitors from around the world. Here you can find an ancient castle, ruins from a catastrophic earthquake that decimated most of the city, hillside colorful neighborhoods where music plays late into the night, and gastronomy that has attracted the … Read more

Day Trips and Overnight Excursions from Lisbon Portugal

Lisbon Portugal, or the city of seven hills, is fast becoming known as a premiere tourist destination. Lisbon’s gastronomy, iconic architecture, fascinating history, and relatively moderate prices make a visit here an attractive option when considering a European vacation. After a few visits, Lisbon has risen to a top spot on a list of our … Read more