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Pictures are 1,000 Words: Barcelona’s La Boquería
Cheese Please / Gastro-tourism / Good Eats / Sweet Tooth / Travel

Pictures are 1,000 Words: Barcelona’s La Boquería

Talk about one stop shop. Mercat de La Boquería puts every farmer’s market I’ve visited to shame. La Rambla‘s public market, doubling as a city landmark, sells everything from aged cheese to local olive oil and chicken feet to sour candy. Easy to get lost in the colors, spices, and fruits; stay focused and look … Continue reading

Bravo to Bravo, Never Been Full visits Barcelona
Gastro-tourism / Good Eats / Seafood / Travel

Bravo to Bravo, Never Been Full visits Barcelona

I’m scared and curious about Barcelona. First day here amidst the social unrest and clashing tourist season and it is already a trip to remember. Almost mugged by men claimed to be “policia” on our first day, it’s made me a little uneasy… and hungry! Arriving to one of my dream destinations, I’m feeling Barcelona … Continue reading

World Peace and Fair Trade Chocolate
Gastro-tourism / Good Eats / Sweet Tooth

World Peace and Fair Trade Chocolate

Well, there’s a mouthful. While this chocolate can’t save the world, at least it’s starting somewhere. Unlike most wrapped treats, Theo chocolates are as close to sin-free as newly bought panties. Why sinless you might ask? Isn’t chocolate supposed to make you feel a little guilty and devilish? Sneaking off for a late night snack or not … Continue reading

Cheese Over Clean Clothes, Talk About Priority
Cheese Please / Gastro-tourism / Good Eats / Travel

Cheese Over Clean Clothes, Talk About Priority

It’s rather an understatement to say I love cheese. It’s more of a lifestyle, a complete obsession and an expensive addiction. Let’s put it this way. It’s like Carey from Sex And The City purchasing Vogue instead of food. My college days were counting pennies to purchase ounces of cheese instead of investing in my … Continue reading