Foodie Gift Ideas for Home Cooks from Pro Chefs and Restaurateurs

2018-12-23T14:29:57+07:00By |

Foodie gift ideas for home cooks from pro chefs and restaurateurs include everything from handcrafted Japanese knives and good cutting boards to cookbooks, cooking classes and dinners, and products such as quality olive oils and mustards. Every year, in the days leading up to Christmas, when some of you are scrambling to buy last minute …

Give the Gift of Travel this Christmas – Give Memories to Last a Lifetime

2017-12-10T14:44:01+07:00By |

Give the gift of travel this Christmas – whether it be an epic journey, a creative retreat or a weekend staycation – and you’re giving so much more than a holiday. You’re helping to create precious memories that will last a lifetime – and outlast a life. Imagine yourself reclined on that cushioned banquette above …

Classic Cookbooks for Serious Cooks – My Desert Island Cookbooks

2017-12-25T11:03:29+07:00By |

These classic cookbooks for serious cooks are the kinds of culinary tomes I'd like to see under my Christmas tree if I didn't already own them. If your loved-one relishes cooking five-course meals, pounding curry pastes from scratch and making their own charcuterie, these are the cookbooks to buy them. Classic cookbooks for serious cooks …

Christmas Gifts for Travel Photographers and Travellers Who Love Photography

2018-11-26T17:11:24+07:00By |

Gifts for travel photographers and travellers who love photography may seem dull to the gift giver looking for something special. But for photographers – professional and amateurs – who shoot a tonne of photos when they travel, these practical photo accessories will be greatly appreciated. A travel photographer always has a wish list. It doesn't matter whether …

Last Minute Christmas Present Ideas — Gifts That Give

2018-05-09T16:30:24+07:00By |

It’s nice to go shopping and buy presents for friends and family, have them open them and go “wow!” and all the rest, but that's hard when you're overseas at Christmas and away from loved ones and need to do your Christmas shopping online. These days there's an abundance of opportunities for online shopping. But …

Krakow Foodie Souvenirs — Traditional Polish Take Home Treats To Buy

2018-03-30T22:44:33+07:00By |

Krakow foodie souvenirs include traditional Polish treats to take home such as beautifully packaged honeys, preserves, syrups, teas, coffees, confectionary, and of course, chocolate, along with homemade local liqueurs you won't find outside Poland. Here are our recommendation for the best edible souvenirs to buy. Sipping gluhwein at Kraków’s Christmas markets, taking in midnight mass on Christmas …

Zakopane Folkloric Souvenirs

2015-08-25T14:11:40+07:00By |

There are two markets in Zakopane, a small market of wooden shops in the main pedestrianised street in the heart of the old centre, and another larger market that sprawls along the route to the funicular that goes up to Gubałówka hill. Most of the stalls that sell Zakopane folkloric souvenirs are manned by little …

Last Minute Christmas Gift Ideas from a Global Grand Tour

2018-11-26T10:56:31+07:00By |

If you’re like me, you’re probably still doing your last minute Christmas gift shopping on Christmas Eve, so here are some fun ideas that might inspire you from things I’ve found on our grand tour of the globe this year and featured in our Take-Home series. Here are our christmas gift ideas... Istanbul – an intricately patterned …

Best Christmas Markets in Europe for Warming Glühwein and Kartoffelpuffers

2018-01-03T21:30:51+07:00By |

The best Christmas markets in Europe for sipping warming glühwein and munching on kartoffelpuffers (potato cakes), for shopping for handcrafted Christmas gifts and gawking at buildings festooned with garlands of fairy lights... here's our guide to the best of the best Christmas markets in Europe. It's that time of year when it's impossible to not get into …

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