Food

Review – The Saffron Tales: Recipes from the Persian Kitchen

Food Iran Review The Middle East

If you’re like me, food is a big part of your travels. You see something new and even if you have no idea what it is, you’ll order it just to find out. But what happens when you fall in love with the food and can’t find it at home? Make it yourself.

Iran travel: Tehran to Tabriz

Iran The Middle East

The colour and tastes of Iran illustrate a country full of friendly hospitality that will put many of us to shame.

Hummus

Israel Palestinian Territories The Middle East

One of my favourite foods, so easy to make, and so easy to get wrong.

Bells, bikes and bridges

Europe The Netherlands

A weekend in Amsterdam that brought back many memories.

Margaritas in the ghetto

North America USA

The best Mexican food north of Mexico.