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Ordering Food Around the World

December 27, 2013

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On my last night visiting a friend in Shanghai in 2010, she introduced me to Sherpa’s for ordering food. “It lets you order from any restaurant that has delivery and that will deliver to your area,” she said. “Isn’t that awesome?” It was awesome, not just for the convenience factor of not having to look […]

Dumplings, Tokyo

The 5 Foods to Eat in Japan

October 4, 2013

in food, honeymoon, japan, Kyoto, Tokyo, travel tips

In my normal life, I eat a mostly vegetarian, Mediterranean-focused diet. I swore of red meat almost 10 years ago and prefer to consume an array of vegetables and fruits with proteins like fish, eggs and beans to a meat and potatoes diet. That all changes when I’m on vacation. Throughout my travels, I’ve forked […]

Better Than Sex dessert at House restaurant in Sydney.

Sydney Desserts With Fun Names

June 26, 2011

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You know what you’re getting when your order a brownie sundae or apple crumble. But what can you expect from a dessert with “sex” in the title? I’ve encountered a few desserts with fun names — or envelope-pushing ones, at least — while eating in and around Sydney or simply scanning restaurant menus. I give […]