Out There Starts Here
As part of my ongoing world odyssey, I regularly write content for Expedia’s travel blog Out There Starts Here. From Europe to Asia and Australasia, it’s been heaps of fun compiling food and drink-themed posts over the past few years. Click here to see a recently updated list of all my past pieces, or scroll down for a few of the highlights:
Venice on a plate: the city’s food history From wine bars to espresso stops, this guide explores the rich culinary heritage of the canal-riddled city with suggestions of where to find its signature dishes.
Coffee culture in Milan Who knew ordering a cup of coffee could be such a potential minefield? This guide to cafe etiquette includes the best places to grab your morning caffeine fix, from bookstore baristas to couture coffee houses.
Guide to Amsterdam street food Raw herring might not be to everyone’s taste, but don’t fear – the city is also home to several great waffle and pancake shops, not to mention fast-food vending machines. Cycle off the calories as you pedal from one cultural highlight to another.
Far from the maddening crowd: top five Hanoi eateries
Time travel: Shanghai old and new