Food & Drink Travel Ideas

Foodie travel ideas and inspiration around the world – the best foodie tours and tips on eating out in many different travel destinations.

Nga-Tapuwai-o-Toi hike Whakatane New Zealand
Adventure Travel Ideas, Family Travel Ideas, Film & Literary Travel Ideas, Hiking Travel Ideas, New Zealand, North Island, South Island, Wine Tasting Travel Ideas

The ultimate one-month New Zealand trip itinerary

Here is my ultimate one-month New Zealand trip itinerary. I have included a mix of the main attractions and places that will not appear on a travel agent’s New Zealand itinerary! A few tips for planning your New Zealand trip itinerary Overall, when planning your New Zealand vacation, aim to […]

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Belgium, City Break Travel Ideas, Family Travel Ideas, Food & Drink Travel Ideas, Hawaii, Norway, United Kingdom, USA

Magical Christmas holiday ideas around the world

Whether you’re dreaming of a white Christmas or a day on the beach, people are already turning their minds to Christmas holidays, so here are some great ideas for those planning their Christmas break, from beautiful Christmas markets trips to less traditional festive escapes. Christmas holidays in the United Kingdom […]

Chambers of Flavour London
City Break Travel Ideas, Food & Drink Travel Ideas, London, United Kingdom

London: Explore the Chambers of Flavour

It’s a new form of intrepid travel, through multiple dimensions of the London foodie scene: introducing the Chambers of Flavour v2.0. It’s incredibly high risk and the location is top secret but I can share with you just a little about this culinary journey that is taking London by storm. […]

LA at night from the Griffith Observatory photo by Stig Nygaard via the Creative Commons License
City Break Travel Ideas, Film & Literary Travel Ideas, Food & Drink Travel Ideas, USA

USA: Top 8 off-beat attractions in Los Angeles

Forget about the Hollywood Walk of Fame and the theme parks. Don’t be put off by the urban sprawl and the terrible traffic. Los Angeles is one of the world’s most famous cities, full of enough interesting attractions to keep a visitor happy for weeks. The gorgeous weather doesn’t hurt […]

Inle Lake bike tour with Grasshopper Adventures Myanmar
Asia, Family Travel Ideas, Food & Drink Travel Ideas, Myanmar

An unforgettable Inle Lake bike tour in Myanmar

A cloud of pale yellow butterflies drifted around my handlebars as we turned onto the narrow, tree-lined path. Little boys were splashing joyfully in the canal on this hot day. It was an unforgettable moment on my Inle Lake bike tour. Generally speaking I hate travel tours. From being forced […]

Mandalay Tea Shop Food Tour Myanmar
City Break Travel Ideas, Family Travel Ideas, Food & Drink Travel Ideas, Food Tasting Travel Ideas, Myanmar

Myanmar: The Mandalay Tea Shop Foodies Tour

Mandalay is a historic city, on its dry plain ringed by blue hills. In the heart of the city is the remnant of the moated square citadel where the last royal dynasty of Burma came to an ignominious end thanks to the empire-building British. But what about present-day Mandalay? Around […]

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Australia, City Break Travel Ideas, Food & Drink Travel Ideas, New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia

4 fantastic Australia travel itineraries

Australia is a bucket list travel destination for many people thanks to its unique wildlife, appealing climate, and the sheer variety of its amazing geography. Below are four Australia travel itineraries I suggest to friends planning their dream Australia trip. This great southern land is made up of vast landscapes, […]

Le Planteur restaurant Yangon Myanmar
City Break Travel Ideas, Food & Drink Travel Ideas, Myanmar

Top 10 restaurants in Yangon, Myanmar

A city of tropical trees and beautiful lakes, pavement tea-shops and magnificent heritage buildings, Yangon has an intriguing mix of Burmese culture and multinational communities. Yangon is the modern name for Rangoon and this vibrant and fast-changing metropolis is where Myanmar’s past and future collide. My hand-picked top restaurants in […]

Bagan sunset, Myanmar
Austria, Belgium, City Break Travel Ideas, Family Travel Ideas, Food & Drink Travel Ideas, France, Hiking Travel Ideas, Italy, Morocco, Ski Holiday Ideas, Spain, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Unesco World Heritage Sites

Wandering Kiwi’s 2016 travel year in review

As I write my 2016 travel year in review I can’t help reflecting upon a year that has been a mixed bag. On the one hand political events have plunged the world into great uncertainty. On the other hand, the Wandering Kiwi family has had a consistently excellent year pursuing […]