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Les Halles Castellane - A Visual Essay

Les Halles Castellane – A Visual Essay

Most indoor markets in Europe are made from really old buildings but this one from France has a modern twist. Les Halles Castellane is a Montpellier’s main and recently renovated covered marketplace, it’s not as enormous as Barcelona’s Mercat de Sant Josep de la Boqueria, Munich’s Viktualienmarkt or even Wroclaw’s...

Wali Gelats and Yogurt (Barcelona, Spain) 5

Wali Gelats and Yogurt (Barcelona, Spain)

If you happen to be in Barcelona in the middle of summer then it’s good to know where the Gelato places are because it is freakin hot during those days, so hot its very uncomfortable. We visited the Cathedral of Barcelona at noon time and after touring the church going...

Mercado de La Boqueria – A Visual Essay

No travel in Barcelona is complete without a visit to The Mercat de Sant Josep de la Boqueria or what is simple referred to as La Boqueria. This large public market in La Rambla is one of the city’s foremost tourist landmarks, a market with a very diverse selection of...

Ramblero de la Boqueria (Barcelona, Spain) 2

Ramblero de la Boqueria (Barcelona, Spain)

After a long stroll at the La Rambla Street and a visit at La Boqueria Market we decided to have a light snack (tapas) and some drinks just to slow down and rest our feet. We decided to have it in La Boqueria Market as there are many places inside...

Sprungli 2019 (Zurich, Switzerland)

Our visit to Switzerland will not be complete without going to Sprungli, we had been here in 2013, 2016 and this year, why? One reason, their Luxembergerli, and if you don’t know what that is, its Sprunglis take on macaron, if you haven’t tried it then you are missing a...

Gelati am See (Zurich, Switzerland) 5

Gelati am See (Zurich, Switzerland)

When you happen to be in Lake Zurich and its hot, there’s no best way to cool you down but with ice cream and I have the best place for you, the Gelati am See.  Located in the Zurich City side of the Lake just at the end of Lindenstrasse near...

Is food really expensive in Switzerland?

Is food really expensive in Switzerland?

Most seasoned travellers know Switzerland is an expensive place to visit, it’s in Western Europe, people are paid really well so what would we expect?  It is one of the most expensive countries to travel and that’s a reality, prices are significantly higher than the countries surrounding it like Germany, Austria,...

Laderach 2019 (Zurich, Switzerland)

This is my umpteenth time here, Why? Because this is one of the best chocolates I ever tried.  We reviewed this last 2013 but had tried it again and again, last one before this was 2015 then now, and yes, the quality has not changed ever since.  We have been to many...

Dunkin' Donuts Neumarkt Altstetten (Zurich, Switzerland) 2

Dunkin’ Donuts Neumarkt Altstetten (Zurich, Switzerland)

Let’s have a quick review for today and its Dunkin’ Donuts.  Yes, you had seen it right? I know this is nothing new but for me it is because this is the first time, I will try Dunkin’ Donuts in Zurich.  While I had tried many Dunkin’ Donuts in my life, I...