MasterChef Eric Chong Makes His Mark

MasterChef Eric Chong Makes His Mark

Eric Chong’s journey from “MasterChef Canada” champion to chef and co-owner of R&D began in earnest on the not-so-mean streets of Oakville, Ont.  We sat down with the 25-year-old season-one winner to learn about his culinary pursuits, the experience of...
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Guest Blog: Fun Foods of Winnipeg

Guest Blog: Fun Foods of Winnipeg

There are plenty of towns in Canada where you can get a pizza. But only one place I know offers foodies the choice of a “nip,” a “goog” or a “shmoo,” and that’s Winnipeg. Salisbury House is a restaurant that’s...
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Why Everyone Needs to Try a Halifax Donair

Why Everyone Needs to Try a Halifax Donair

To celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary on July 1, we’re bringing you 150 Travelzoo Tips — one per day until Canada Day — to help you explore and enjoy this great land. We’ve invited some of the country’s top travel writers to join...
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10 Reasons We’re Hungry for Toronto’s Winterlicious

10 Reasons We’re Hungry for Toronto’s Winterlicious

In Toronto, the cold weather can leave us searching for reasons to love winter. But it’s worth fighting the urge to hibernate, because Winterlicious presented by YP Dine is back. The culinary celebration — known for fantastic food at bargain prices — ...
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El Portal Panaderia – Come and Taste Colombia in Carrollton, USA

El Portal Panaderia – Come and Taste Colombia in Carrollton, USA

I discovered El Portal some time ago (maybe a year?) through a Venezuelan coworker. Ironic it wasn’t through a Colombian person, wasn’t it? After knowing there was a Colombian “panadería” here in the Metroplex, I immediately made time to go...
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The Secret Life of Sydney

The Secret Life of Sydney

An Insider’s Guide to the Real Sydney By Stacey L. Kernaghan One of the most visited capital cities in the world is Sydney, Australia, but beyond the traditional tourist “highlights” packages showcasing the Opera House and Harbour Bridge, lies a...
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5 Coffee Shops In Amsterdam To Visit Before The City Goes Legit

5 Coffee Shops In Amsterdam To Visit Before The City Goes Legit

1) De Rokerij (‘The Atmosphere’) In three venues around Amsterdam, the mystic ambience of De Rokerij will surely leave you dazed at your very first sight. Their funky tobacco is first rate,  and the place is bustling with live DJ...
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The Spice Of Balinese Life: Notes From A Cooking Class In Ubud, Bali

The Spice Of Balinese Life: Notes From A Cooking Class In Ubud, Bali

I am seated upon a bamboo mat on the ground, notebook in hand and appetite in tow. We have just returned to our lovely host home after an early-morning market excursion to purchase the necessities for our cooking lesson. Bundles...
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My Culinary Saga in Iceland

My Culinary Saga in Iceland

“You can eat as much as you want, because it’s already half digested,” said the man sitting to my right, smiling through his thick brown mustache and watching expectantly as I took another swig of Viking beer. I forced myself...
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Here’s What You Can Expect During A Food Tour Of Veracruz

Here’s What You Can Expect During A Food Tour Of Veracruz

The air outside is thick, but the smoke in Santana’s bar is thicker. Even if I were a non-smoker it would be worth it just to sit in the bar’s tiny, air-conditioned seating area and watch the old men slowly...
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