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January 31, 2019

By Peg Kern

Exploring the Cotswolds on a Luxury Culinary Tour

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The Cotswolds are a rural area in the south of England known for its rolling green hills, thatched medieval villages, quaint churches, and limestone manors. Its distinctive aesthetic has made it a top destination for international travelers, as well as a popular site for filming movies and TV shows. The unusual "Cotswold stone" (yellow limestone) and historic towns make it one of our favorite parts of the United Kingdom, and… Read
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January 24, 2019

By The International Kitchen

Three Things to See in Andalusia on a Culinary Tour of Spain

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What things are there to see in Andalusia? Lots of things! Andalusia is one of our favorite parts of Spain - and why not? It's got amazing cultural sites, great, sunny weather, and fabulous gastronomy. There are so many reasons to visit this fabulous southern region, but we're focussing on just three. The Alhambra Palace Granada's crown jewel, and one of Europe's most important sites, the Alhambra is a breathtaking… Read
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January 10, 2019

By Peg Kern

Best of the West - Culinary Tour in Sicily

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Sicily is one of my favorite destinations. It has everything: seaside and mountains, ancient ruins and awe-inspiring churches, amazing food and wine. And on top of all that it has a certain character to it that is hard to describe as other than its innate "Sicilianism." It is just as Sicilian as you ever pictured it could be - not like you see in the movies, but with utter authenticity.… Read
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December 18, 2018

By Peg Kern

The Best Culinary Vacation in Scotland

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We think we have the very best culinary vacations in Scotland, and our travelers seem to agree, as they have rated our Undiscovered Scotland trip 5 out of 5 stars. Discover authentic Scotland and live like a local for a week during this authentic foodie vacation. If you never considered Scotland for a culinary vacation, think again: as a recent culinary traveler commented, "We cooked an array of Scottish foods… Read
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December 11, 2018

By Peg Kern

New Luxury Morocco Culinary Tour with TIK

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We have a new culinary tour - in Morocco - and we couldn't be more excited. We love adding new culinary vacations to the already great list of trips we offer. We have a ton of wonderful cooking vacations in Europe, so it's especially fun when we find new culinary tours in non-European destinations. Our new Morocco culinary tour features many of the things you love about our tours, including… Read
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December 7, 2018

By Peg Kern

Culinary Vacations in Italy: The Foods of Norcia

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What's the best place for a culinary vacation in Italy? Nestled in the hills of central Umbria is one of the world's best foodie destinations, a small medieval town called Norcia. Although not large in size, it is large on the culinary scene for being home to some of Italy's most distinctive products. It is also known as the birthplace of Saint Benedict and his sister, Saint Scholastica. Lenticchie di… Read
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