If you like unique and quirky restaurants, then this Timanfaya National Park eatery in the Canary Islands is a must-visit.
Destination NSW CEO Sandra Chipchase says: “Now is a fabulous time to explore regional NSW’s food and wine trails. Start in Sydney by exploring the city’s multicultural greats, then head north, south, east or west to discover a foodie’s paradise. The Southern Highlands, Blue Mountains, Shoalhaven, Hunter Valley, Orange and Mudgee are all within a maximum four-hour drive and have so much to offer, from interesting restaurants in picturesque locations, fantastic food and wine festivals, to truffle hunts, boutique breweries and farmers markets.”
From small farms in the Maldives to fishing villages in Malaysia, Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts recognises the farmers, fisherman and ranchers that make dining at Shangri-La not only delicious but also sustainable with their culinary sustainability initiative, Rooted in Nature.
Now you’ve had time to digest the festive season, we’re going to tickle your tastebuds with the ultimate foodie journey: the world’s best cities for street food. With so many mouth-watering cities to consider, it was a tough job narrowing them down to our top 10. See if you agree:
Taking inspiration from Europe, Asia and areas of the South Pacific, Australia is well and truly a foodie’s paradise. And with our idyllic climate, offering the perfect conditions for everything from exotic fruits to seasonal truffles, it means a global palate will never be disappointed Down Under. Here are our top ten gourmet weekend escapes:
As a Brit abroad and a Sydney resident, I’m often met with perplexed gasps when I mention that I’ve never visited the backpacker Mecca of the Gold Coast. If I’m completely honest, I thought it was all Sambuca shots, sunburn and teenage love affairs, and not at all about chic living, gourmet dining and general sophisticated fabulousness.
Whilst the expression ‘paradise on earth’ is thrown about with reckless abandon, one glimpse at Santorini’s sapphire blue water and pristine white architecture is enough to remind you that this crescent island is truly it. But the only problem in such a place is choosing the right hotels and activities.
Laura Parker takes us on a trip to the Apple Isle, sharing everything from food and wine to wildlife and art.
If you’re keen on having a vine old time, Australia is one of the world’s best destinations for wine tasting and visiting boutique wineries. We take a look at 10 of the best, so you can pick your poison with a little more precision.
If you love a good drop, you probably enjoy stopping at beautiful vineyards when you travel. To help boost your wine collection, and expose you to other fantastic new wine varieties, here are our picks for the vineyards you should definitely throw on your ‘to-visit’ list.