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  • Eating Abroad Mexico

    Oaxaca

    “Wah-hah-what?-where?-why…?” This would have been my response a couple of years ago if someone told me they were going to Oaxaca, the quaint Mexican town with the name that is pronounced nothing like it’s…

    March 18, 2014
  • Eating Abroad Mexico

    Mexico City

    After being in America for over a month, arriving in Mexico City was a bit of a shock to the system… my first realisation after 3 minutes in Mexico City- this place is hectic,…

    February 21, 2014
  • America Eating Abroad

    Jackson, MI to Dallas TX

    Leaving New Orleans, the first leg of our adventure was almost over… in the next couple of days all we had to do was a load of laundry, some Christmas shopping, and get to…

    February 5, 2014
  • America Eating Abroad

    New Orleans, LA

    If you’ve been paying attention, you’ll realise by now that we’re not really ones to rush… so we decided to break up the Houston-New Orleans drive by making a stop in Lafayette LA, the…

    February 5, 2014
  • America Eating Abroad

    Austin, TX

    We all know that at some point, all good things must come to an end… for us the endless road trip eye candy was replaced by miles and miles of just fields around the time…

    January 27, 2014
  • America Eating Abroad

    The Great American Desert

    A couple of months ago I saw this article about Google or Apple developing new glasses which take photos. Exactly how they work- no idea, with blinks perhaps? Anyway, I didn’t read the article……

    January 15, 2014
  • America Eating Abroad

    Las Vegas, NV

    I can definitely see how Las Vegas got the nickname ‘Sin City’. During our four days in the neon overloaded man-made desert playground, I saw evidence of all sorts of deadly sins unfolding. Greed–…

    December 20, 2013
  • America Eating Abroad

    Route 66

    Leaving LA, we farewelled the sight of the sea and headed inland on Route 66! No American road trip seems complete without cruising down at least a small part of this historic path. It…

    December 12, 2013
  • America Eating Abroad

    Los Angeles, CA

    After two days of cruising the coast, we arrived in Los Angeles- LA, Tinseltown, Hollywood, the City of Angels… call it what you will but at the end of the day, the city, like…

    December 4, 2013
  • America Eating Abroad

    The Pacific Coast

    We picked up our rental car (a solid American number- Chevy Cruze, nicknamed Penelope) when we first arrived in San Francisco but it didn’t feel like the road trip had started until we were…

    November 29, 2013
  • America Eating Abroad

    San Francisco, CA

    Do a quick google and you’ll see that San Francisco has inspired probably over 100 songs- and why the heck not? After spending a couple of days there, I could find a few good…

    November 26, 2013
  • America Eating Abroad

    Seattle, WA

    We arrived in Seattle after a surprisingly scenic bus ride which involved a border crossing far more relaxed than airport security- let’s just say that I didn’t have to worry about whether I was…

    November 22, 2013