Country: Croatia

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June 7, 2019

By Peg Kern

Memorable Meals from Our Culinary Tours to Europe

Filed Under  Destination Features, What's Up at TIK, Croatia, Italy

What are some of the best meals we've had on our culinary travels at The International Kitchen? And how can you try them yourself on one of our culinary tours or cooking vacations? We've had so many delicious dishes and unforgettable feasts over the years, but three that really stand out are: Living the Real Tuscan Dream For TIK Owner Richard, the meal he prepared with Chef Andrea of our… Read
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May 31, 2019

By Peg Kern

Culinary Tours for our Active Travelers

Filed Under  Destination Features, Travel Tips, What's Up at TIK, Croatia, Italy, Peru, Portugal

All of the travelers on culinary tours with The International Kitchen like to eat - these are foodie trips, after all! But a lot of our travelers like to balance the eating on our cooking vacations with physical activity such as biking, hiking, and even yoga and other specialty sports. It can make the perfect pairing to help you earn the extra food you'll inevitably eat on a cooking vacation,… Read
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January 4, 2019

By Peg Kern

Best Destinations in Europe

Filed Under  Destination Features, Travel Tips, Croatia, France, Italy, Portugal, Spain

What are the best destinations in Europe for 2019? That's a hard question to answer, but when we look at travel trends, "hot" destinations, and our own culinary tours, we believe 2019 (and beyond) will be amazing years to visit these amazing European cities: Best European Destinations Dubrovnik Barcelona Lisbon Bordeaux Taormina Bellagio Dubrovnik Croatia has been a hot destination for several years, and it's had to pinpoint a single… Read
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July 25, 2017

By Peg Kern

Four Picturesque Spots to Visit

Filed Under  Destination Features, Travel Tips, Croatia, Peru, Portugal, Vietnam & Cambodia

Want to take your own postcard-worthy photos on your next cooking vacation? Then get your camera ready, and head to one of these four stunning spots around the world. (We could have made this list much much longer - but these are some of our favorite spots!) Bonus: the food in all these places is pretty spectacular -- and worth taking a photo of too -- during one of our… Read
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January 6, 2017

By Liz SanFilippo Hall

6 Often Over-Looked But Not to Miss Cooking Vacations

Filed Under  Destination Features, Travel Tips, Croatia, Italy, Peru, Portugal, Vietnam & Cambodia

We often get inquiries about destinations that people hear about a lot… places like Tuscany and the Amalfi Coast in Italy, and Provence in France. While we adore those regions very much, there are some other places that hold special places in our hearts, ones that are too often overlooked. Many of these are off the beaten path, but that only makes them more unique. Whether you've traveled a lot,… Read
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September 30, 2016

By Liz SanFilippo Hall

How to Harvest Oysters

Filed Under  Destination Features, Food History, Kitchen Tips, Croatia

One "dish" you'll find on my of our cooking vacations in Europe? Oysters -- and all have a different flavor depending on where you're slurping them down. While in the U.S., it's often recommended to harvest and eat them in the "R" months -- whether they're from the East Coast or the West -- an even more general rule of thumb is to harvest and enjoy them when the water… Read
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