Food and drinks

Different countries have very different food and drinks traditions and customs. In some food is even considered to be a part of certain rituals. In this section of Activity Fan blog we talk about food and drinks from different corners of the world. From spicy asian to strange Russian salads.

You don’t have to travel far to try some of the most interesting cuisine. We write about gastronomic experiences available in your home country as well. Very often we compare dishes and talk about how certain drinks are made. We also explore origins of different food and its history.

From authentic food markets to fancy restaurants, we make sure you have enough to read about before you actually try the dish.

Lastly, we write about cooking classes and dinners organised by locals where you may try a real home cooked dish in a friendly atmosphere.

Love food? This section is for you!

Adventurous Dining Experience in a Capri Restaurant

Friday, October 28, 2016 Food and drinks by Diana Joya

My husband and I arrived on the island of Capri tired and hungry from our long journey. We checked into our hotel, looking forward to walking into town for authentic Italian food for dinner. When we got down to the concierge, we asked in broken Italian about any ristorante’s that were within walking distance. Read more

Finding best brandy: Europe to Latin America

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Food and drinks by Kate Rutkovskaya

Travelling is probably one of the most popular hobbies nowadays. For many people it’s not even a hobby but rather a lifestyle.

We all travel for various reasons: business, leisure, sightseeing, region-specific sports.

Some explore exotic cultures, others – local cuisine.

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English vineyard tours and wines – myth or reality?

Friday, May 20, 2016 Food and drinks by Elina Pedersen

When I saw an English vineyard tour online to say I was surprised is an understatement.

Immediately I realised I was thinking of a fruit wine, like apple or cherry desert “wine”.

I was wrong; it was a tour through a real grape growth to visit English vineyard located in West Sussex.

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