Things to eat in Riga

As it turns out, Latvian cuisine is right up my alley. It’s like a mix of Eastern and Central European cooking, with Russian and Nordic influences. And although it is mostly meat and fish based, there are also plenty of delicious vegetarian options. I had a great time exploring the food scene in Riga, both on the Live Riga food tour and on my own. These were my favorite dishes and things you should eat while in Riga: … More Things to eat in Riga

Things to eat in Canada

Canada is probably not the first place you think of for a foodie destination. In my three months, most of the traditional Canadian food I encountered was meat and different shades of beige. But I was also pleasantly surprised by the amount of vegan and vegetarian options everywhere. In the end, Canadian cuisine didn’t wow me, but I did find a few dishes worth trying. Here is my top picks for things to eat in Canada: … More Things to eat in Canada

Things to eat in Puglia

The Puglia region, and the capitol Bari, is a woofully underappreciated part of Italy. Forget Tuscany or Venice, if you want to experience real authentic Italian culture and food this is where you should go. From incredible white sand beaches (Puglia is a frequent stand in for Thailand in movies) to picturesque villages (you have … More Things to eat in Puglia