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Coffee From Around the World

Coffee From Around the World

Coffee, that bittersweet aroma that awakens the senses. This miracle beverage has had an interesting history of being attacked over the centuries across different countries due to various reasons: banned in Mecca for fear of facilitating a secular uprising; slandered in Europe by wine and beer makers due to their jealousy of its popularity; sought […]

Romantic Destinations and Dining Experiences

Romantic Destinations and Dining Experiences

The search for romantic destinations takes place every year, especially around early February for the last-minute planners, because of this wonderful day, called Valentine’s Day, which is celebrated right in the middle of February. With that in mind, we put together this list to help you identify the most romantic destinations and dining experiences for […]

Best Sydney Restaurants for Tourists

Best Sydney Restaurants for Tourists

So, you finally arrived in the Land Down Under, also known as Australia or ‘Straya as locals tend to call it. This wonderful continent-state is full of exciting things to see and do. There are endless beaches, gorgeous weather all year round and great recreation possibilities. There is no better place to experience the greatest […]

The other side of Maldives

The other side of Maldives

We notice the mountain of garbage first. Then, the smoke spiralling from the top of it. A small woman clad in all black, from her headscarf to her long tunic, is sweeping. Her short coconut midribs broomstick scratches the ground, making not an inch of difference to the muddy street. Behind her stands a mosque […]

New Year Foods Around the World

New Year Foods Around the World

New Year’s Day is always a new beginning, and various cultures across the globe have their own special way of celebrating this new beginning with food. Perhaps you’ll find one that you can resonate with? 1. Vasilopita—Greece In Greece, as well as many other areas in eastern Europe and the Balkans, vasilopita—”king cake” or “Basil […]