Category Archives: Travel Trends

Gourmet Walking Holidays – Indulgence Minus the Guilt

Let’s face it, those 5 minutes climbing the stairs to the ancient citadel aren’t going to cut it. Unfortunately, staggering from wine bar to wine bar doesn’t count as exercise. Anyone suffering from a love affair with the gastronomic delights of their holiday destination, risks coming home with more than they bargained for. And I’m […]

Chile and Argentina Rapidly Becoming the New Hotspots for Food and Wine Enthusiasts

Melbourne-based Boutique Travel Agency is Pioneering Food and Wine Based Travel to South-America. Melbourne – 7th of October 2010 – Realising the vast potential of South-America for the food-minded traveller, Karen Ridge of Food and Wine Travel has taken a leading role in bringing the destination within Australia’s reach. With the influx of award-winning South-American wine onto […]

Croatia Beckons Food & Wine Lovers

Learn more about Istria & Kvaerner for food and wine lovers! Most of us tend to envisage the cheeses, olives and wines of France, the spiced stir-fries of Thailand, Indian curries, Italian pasta and antipasti and Spanish paella and tapas as international foods that have most frequently traversed the globe. Croatia in eastern Europe is less […]

The Continuing Trend for Gourmet Travel

Gourmet travellers continue to grow in numbers. Most travellers are quick to admit that eating and drinking is a vital part of their holiday experience. A glass of Chianti in Tuscany, eating from street vendors in Vietnam, perhaps taking a cooking class to learn the basics of a particular cuisine, for most it’s a great […]

Top 20 Reasons You Should Use A Travel Agent!

1. Our extensive knowledge helps enormously with trip planning. We’ve got the inside knowledge on every type of holiday, ranging from European tours, bike tours, Nile River cruises and everything in between. We can guide you on how long to allow for travelling, the best way to get around once you’re there, how much time […]