After taking a night train to Lisbon - from Madrid - we arrived at our hostel early in the morning. I had managed to get some sleep on the train, so I was rested enough (barely) to start my day. I had plans to meet my cousin, who had been living in Lisbon for five … Continue reading Pastéis de Belém: The OG Portuguese Egg Tart of Lisbon!
For the last leg of our spring 2015 Europe trip, the group of 5 Media & PR girls split, with two staying on to sun on the beaches of Portugal, one heading straight back to the UK and Yasho and I heading to out final destinations of Brussels and Amsterdam. We flew from Lisbon to … Continue reading You say ‘Belgium’, I hear ‘Waffles’…Mokafé is a must! #Brussels
You know how sometimes, when you're exploring a new city, a certain something catches your eye in the window and you know there is no way you're leaving without it? Well, my first evening exploring Barcelona included that very experience - with a chocolate-covered pastry. Being from the States and a fan of all baked … Continue reading How much is that Kronut in the window? #BarcelonaTravels
You know when you put an Indian in Britain she craves Indian food...real Indian food and not 'Poppadoms' and 'Tikka Masala'; and when you put a Bengali-Goan girl without real seafood she goes crazy! And that is what happened to me! When Elisabeth and I booked one of our first Megabus to London, one of … Continue reading Satisfying those shellfish cravings! BIG EASY LONDON!
An earlier version of this post was written for a personal blog of mine last year. It has been edited slightly and has additions from Yasho! xx Elisabeth Yasho and I decided that for our last full day in Barcelona we would just have to have that Spanish lunch after our visit to the beach. A proper … Continue reading 3 course meal (bottle of wine included) on a budget! #Barceloneta
I recently took a road trip up to Portland, Oregon and the Seattle, Washington area with my best friend since childhood, Alyssa. She is a longtime fan of hard cider, always keeping a pack of Angry Orchard - the different flavor varieties - in the fridge. Lucky for me, she is pretty into food and … Continue reading Cider Sampling in the PNW