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Local Cooking Experience Hong Kong Cooking Class Review
Feb 15

Local Cooking Experience Hong Kong Cooking Class Review
By Vicky

After over two and a half years of being away, it felt good to get back to traveling in Asia, starting with a six day stay in Hong Kong. Naturally the first thing we did after getting off a 15 hour direct flight from Boston…

Flavors of San Juan Food Tour Review {Puerto Rico}
Dec 24

Flavors of San Juan Food Tour Review {Puerto Rico}
By Vicky

Time for another food tour! This time Dave and I were treating Dave’s mom for her birthday. She had never been on a food tour before and we thought this would be a super fun way to learn about the history & culture of Old…

Culebra Island Adventures Review {Culebra, Puerto Rico}
Dec 16

Culebra Island Adventures Review {Culebra, Puerto Rico}
By Vicky

Dave and I started our trip to Puerto Rico with a family reunion with my family. There were 11 of us in total, and one of my cousins boldly stated that an absolute must for him on this trip was to see “creatures of the…

Spoon Food Tours Review {San Juan, Puerto Rico}
Dec 13

Spoon Food Tours Review {San Juan, Puerto Rico}
By Vicky

I love taking food tours when I travel. I find them to be the perfect introduction to a destination – you are essentially on a guided historical walking tour themed around the cultural cuisine an food of a country or city. Tours don’t get much…

JustFlys Guide to Galicia, Spain
Nov 2

JustFlys Guide to Galicia, Spain
By Vicky

Our initial plan was to spend 1 week hiking the Camino de Santiago. But after a week in the Moroccan heat, the plans needed to change immediately. A week long road trip in Galicia, the north western corner of Spain was sounding a whole lot…

Being Back in Madrid
Oct 21

Being Back in Madrid
By Vicky

I studied abroad in Madrid in 2009, and had the most incredible time. I made friendships that will last a lifetime, lived in a foreign country, learned a new language, ate obscene amounts of food, and fell in love with Spanish culture. I went back…

JustFly’s Guide To Pucusana, Peru
Oct 19

JustFly’s Guide To Pucusana, Peru
By Vicky

Pucusana Peru. Not on everyone’s top 10 Peru list, but that’s exactly what put it on mine. After a jam packed 2 week trip crossing many of Peru’s top ticket items off the list – Macchu Pichu, Lake Titicaca, Lima, etc, I was craving a…

Cooking Lisbon Cooking Class Review
Jul 2

Cooking Lisbon Cooking Class Review
By Vicky

I love to take cooking classes while I travel and have taken over a dozen in China, India, Thailand, France, Peru etc, so it should be no surprise that I sought one out in Portugal as well, and booked a cooking class with Cooking Lisbon….

Taste of Lisboa Food Tour Review
Jul 1

Taste of Lisboa Food Tour Review
By Vicky

If you ask me, one of the best ways to get to know a new culture and destination is through the food. Food is what unites and brings people together and with food we can really start to understand a foreign culture and it’s people….

5 Things to do in the Algarve
Jun 26

5 Things to do in the Algarve
By Vicky

The Algarve, Portugal’s southernmost region, is simply paradise. Imagine small fishing villages, hugged with huge cliffs, and long stretches of beaches broken up with small secret coves and caves. If the Caribbean style flat, palm tree lined beaches don’t do it for you, this region…