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Eating Hagelslag

If you have trouble viewing this video click here:  http://youtu.be/eeRvXA27XVg Did you ever get to eat cake for breakfast when you were a kid? Well, in the Netherlands, having cake for breakfast is not only for kids but adults as well. To do it the Dutch way grab two slices of bread (optionally toasted) and […]

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Belgian Waffles taste test in Bruges

If you have trouble viewing this video click here:  http://youtu.be/T0UsvXvgA74 How could you not try a Belgian waffle while visiting Belgium? Well, as we found out in Bruges there is actually no such thing as a Belgian waffle; it’s entirely a North American ‘term’ given to differentiate between the types of waffles typically eaten back […]

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Belgian chocolate taste test in Bruges

If you have trouble viewing this video click here:  http://youtu.be/Ha2lchDxj5A We never need an excuse to taste test chocolate; however, having a chance to devour artisan Belgian chocolate for the first time was truly a special occasion for us in Bruges, Belgium. We grabbed a little assorted goody bag full of chocolates and found a […]

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Our first impressions of Bruges, Belgium

If you have trouble viewing this video click here:  http://youtu.be/jr56szPdWvw Our second stop on our Busabout adventure was in the Belgian city of Bruges. Having recently watched the movie ‘In Bruges’ starring Colin Farrell we were both eager to see what the city was all about. In the movie Bruges is described as not the […]

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Belgian Fries taste test in Bruges, Belgium

If you have trouble viewing this video click here:  http://youtu.be/kNa55q13ew4 Did you know it was in Belgium and not France where ‘French Fries’ originated? Here in Bruges we’ve been trying the ‘original’ fries which are thickly cut and served with a generous side of mayo. Aside from mayo you can choose between close to 20 […]

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The Perfect Day in Paris, France

If you have trouble viewing this video click here:  http://youtu.be/erMISitF_9M What is the perfect day in Paris? For us, coming back to Paris again for a brief visit meant visiting some of our favorite neighborhoods, frequenting French bakeries (patisserie), revisiting some of our favorite attractions and checking out new areas. We teamed up with Busabout […]

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25 Things to do in Madrid, Spain

Hola y bienvenidos a Madrid. Recently, we had the privilege of spending 10 days in the capital of Spain. Its been on our radar for a while, after all this is a city renowned for its arts, cuisine, and nightlife. With such few days to spare, we decided to hit up some of the best sights and […]

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Churros vs Porras Taste Test in Madrid, Spain

If you have trouble viewing this video click here:  http://youtu.be/clZlnnBsQ4k Earlier this year while visiting Lima, Peru we did a Churros taste test in a famous local cafe nearby Kennedy Park. Now that we’ve found ourselves in Madrid, Spain it was time to sample Churros done the Spanish way. Unlike in Latin America, where stuffed […]

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Visiting Toledo, Spain on Audrey

If you have trouble viewing this video click here:  http://youtu.be/TJ2t4Ytmi74 For Audrey’s birthday we took a day trip from Madrid to Toledo where we visited the Alcázar de Toledo and ate a three course Spanish lunch. Video Script: Well Hello, So today is July 23rd. Which means it is my birthday! So Sam and I […]

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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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