Our World Food Guides – The Food is the Destination

As we travel, we try to eat well. We collect as much food and restaurant knowledge as possible. As self-proclaimed foodies, we want to experience the freshest and best local and traditional foods, and we want to do it in great restaurants. Then we come back and share this newly gained knowledge with you. Some of the questions we like to answer are: What is the most typical meal or dish in a country? What are the local products and how are they incorporated in the regional cuisine? For this, we usually visit a few markets and grocery stores. It’s for research. Really, it is! What do the locals eat? Even though we love pizza and burgers, we’re looking for …

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Japanese Street Food

Ingredients for Takoyaki

  Taiyaki, Yakisoba, and Okonomiyaki…oh my! Usually the best street food is found in festivals, and this is true as well in Japan.  However, there are some districts in Tokyo that always have that festival feel and the best street food can be found there any day of the week.  All of the snacks I mention here were had in the Asakusa district of Tokyo. Taiyaki These little fish-shaped cakes look so yummy, and they are if you love red bean paste. Some have been known to be filled with a custard, but I don’t know the difference or how to ask for the custard, so I just pass them by. Azuki, or red bean paste, is not my favorite flavor. These little cakes are so …

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What to Eat in Japan Food Guide

All The Incredible Food We Ate in Japan

Tantalize your tastebuds with this incredibly delicious Japan food guide! It will show you exactly what to eat in Japan, will introduce you to Japan’s most popular food, and will give you fantastic insights into must eat food in Japan.

An Amazing Azores Food Guide

Not sure what to eat in the Azores? Then read this comprehensive, local’s guide to traditional Azores food. it’s filled with secret tips on the best Azores food to eat during your next trip.

Our Journey to Becoming a Foodie – It’s Not Mama’s Homecooking Anymore

Streets and Eats podcast episode 3- our journey to becoming a foodie

How do you become a foodie? For us, it was quite the journey. We had to learn what was good local food and how to find it? Do want in on the secrets?   Or you can subscribe to one of these to get the latest episodes right in your feed! Apple Podcasts Google Podcasts Spotify Amazon Music Deezer In this episode of Streets and Eats, Jim and Corinne discuss their long road to becoming foodies. From their humble beginnings of being from large families that had more important things to do than training their palates, to scoping out the best places to eat in all the cities and countries that they’ve visited. Looking back on growth always includes a …

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The Big 5 Bavarian Christmas Markets – A One Week Itinerary

Bavarian Christmas Markets - a 1 week itinerary.

It’s almost winter and visions of steaming mugs of glühwein and the sweet taste of stollen are dancing in my head. In Germany, the onset of winter brings one of my favorite seasons of the year – Christmas market season! Living in Bavaria, specifically Grafenwoehr, We were smack-dab in the midst of the quaintest, quirkiest, and even oldest Christmas markets in Germany. If you haven’t done a German Christmas market yet, book a flight today and I’ll tell you how to get around to the best of Bavarian Christmas Markets in one glorious, shopping bonanza week. Our itinerary will take you to not only the markets, but the cities with the best sight-seeing as well. Pin Bavarian Christmas Markets 1 Week …

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