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Eating a Croque-monsieur grilled cheese sandwich in Paris, France

If you have trouble viewing this video click here:  http://youtu.be/ETQnPf87M-4 Given that we can rarely go several hours without nibbling on something we picked up a Croque-monsieur as a snack in Paris, France. This grilled cheese sandwich with ham was one of the best cheese sandwiches we’ve ever had. The quality of the cheese that […]

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Celebrating Bastille Day in Paris, France

If you have trouble viewing this video click here:  http://youtu.be/7Jal4YjMf8Y It’s not often that we’re back home in Canada to celebrate Canada Day; however, one of the benefits of travel is that sometimes we get opportunities to take part in National Day celebrations of other countries. While visiting Paris, France to shoot a city guide, […]

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Eating Macaron in Paris, France

If you have trouble viewing this video click here:  http://youtu.be/ZA3DPryPWqg When I think of French desserts one of the first things that comes to mind is macaron. These tiny delectable French delicacies come in an assortment of sizes and flavors. We ended up picking up a package from a small French bakery on our way […]

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Visiting Château de Versailles Palace by bike

If you have trouble viewing this video click here:  http://youtu.be/XMj19JRW0fM Having spent several days exploring Paris we jumped at the opportunity to pay a visit to Versailles. Joining a bicycle tour with Fat Tire Paris our first stop was to pick-up supplies for our picnic at the local market. We grabbed cheese, salami baguettes, wine, […]

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Having a picnic in Paris, France

If you have trouble viewing this video click here:  http://youtu.be/1226gickivI There are few cities in the world that are more equipped with green space for picnics than Paris, France. Wanting to escape the bustle of the city center we headed to the outskirts to have a quiet picnic at the bois de boulogne (Boulogne Lake). […]

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Celebrating our one year anniversary in Paris, France

If you have trouble viewing this video click here:  http://youtu.be/mU4lsUjT3bc It is hard to believe one year ago we were saying our vows and eating Asado in the backyard of Audrey’s parents house. Time sure does fly and to say life was a little hectic during our first year of marriage would be an understatement. […]

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Lima City Tour by bus

If you have trouble viewing this video click here:  http://youtu.be/hTAFE-jcd8w Considering how much we’ve been devouring Peruvian cuisine you might think we’ve intentionally been avoiding touring much of Lima itself. Nothing could be further from the truth. The reality of our situation – completing a school practicum and visiting family – has meant we’ve had […]

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Eating Peruvian breakfast in Lima, Peru

If you have trouble viewing this video click here:  http://youtu.be/Ze7OiqyV6Xc Lately, our travel/food adventures have taken us to nearby parks in Lima or restaurants in Miraflores; however, we’ve yet to show you a typical meal we’d have at home. With this in mind, we share with you today a typical Peruvian breakfast consisting of two […]

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Eating Peruvian shaved ice at Cremoladas Curich in Lima

If you have trouble viewing this video click here:  http://youtu.be/_EVLKpAdqLQ If it seems like we’ve been on a non-stop sugar high since arriving in Lima, Peru, it’s because it’s true. Continuing on with the theme of our Peruvian dessert rampage, we stopped at Cremoladas Curich to indulge our taste buds with local flavors. What exactly […]

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Eating Tejas and Chocotejas in Lima, Peru

If you have trouble viewing this video click here:  http://youtu.be/7n7CUs0MlTg You’ll be hard-pressed to find a more decadent Peruvian dessert than Tejas and Chocotejas. What exactly are they? Teja, a uniquely Peruvian confection from Ica, Peru is a dumpling (and/or square) shaped delicacy containing manjar blano filling (similar to dulce de leche) with nuts and/or […]

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