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If you read my Wine Tour in Alentejo, Portugal, you know by now how much I enjoyed the tour. When you do a wine tasting, it is always advisable to eat something, so we decided to go for the full experience and try their restaurant as well. Considered one of the best 20 wine restaurants […]
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There is nothing like keeping family traditions alive. I have always admired families who in this day and age, are proud of their inheritance and have decided to keep up the old artisan methods. Quality, over mass production commercial gain. In the case of the Fürst family business which is headed now by his great […]
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The Tlamanalli restaurant is located in Teotitlán del Valle, a Central Valleys region pueblo (village) in the State of Oaxaca. Teotitlán del Valle was part of the Zapotec Pre-Columbian civilization that flourished in the Valley of Oaxaca at least 2.500 years ago. This pueblo or village is known for the woolen hand woven rugs, produced […]
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In previous posts I mentioned how you can find Portuguese in every corner of the world. Mexico is no exception. Where there are Portuguese there is bound to be a restaurant where people can get together and have great Portuguese food. It helps to cope with the “saudades” which is the longing we have for […]
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The bookshop El Pendulo in Polanco is one of my favourite places in Mexico city, specially on weekends. The atmosphere created by the wonderful collection of books and the nice Mexican food at their restaurant, provides the perfect combination for a visit. I could spend hours exploring. Among the vast book collection focused in particular […]
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