Food, Wine and other Beverages

Travel Belles don’t just love food and wine travel, we love bringing home reminders of the culture with us in the form of inspiration, knowledge and recipes.

4 Best Vegetarian Spots You Need to Visit in Brooklyn

If you’re a vegetarian and you’re bound for Brooklyn, then you’re in luck. Anything is worth it if you can get a chance to taste the vegetarian food Brooklyn has to offer (including muggy subway travel in the summer and slushy, frozen sidewalks come wintertime).…
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Exploring Night Market Food In Taiwan

Taiwan is awesome. It’s a foodie’s paradise, known for its night markets with some pretty interesting foods. I’m not a huge fan of Asian food, but I had a blast trying (almost) everything on offer and actually found quite a few things I liked. Every…
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Day Trip To Casablanca Wine Valley in Chile

Chile’s vineyards are part of the rising class of New World wines gaining prominence in the global wine market. But its vineyards and wine tours are not just for wine lovers. Located an hour away from Chile’s capital and on the way to the famous…
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Louisiana Food Isn’t Just Cajun

A tip for the Louisiana, Creole, and Cajun food tour: if it seems too complex, just keep on eating. If there is one thing I learned during a journey through Louisiana, it's that I'm pretty sure Louisianans are the original foodies. Thanks to a long history, a unique…

Raise A Glass To Spring

Although some places in the Northern Hemisphere are still snowed in, Spring truly has arrived and is well worth celebrating, if only for the sheer hope of warmer days one day soon. In the spirit of blue skies and green grass, cherry blossoms and going…
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Porto, Portugal | Wine Tasting of Port Portuguese Wine

Sipping that most famous Portuguese wine, Porto, in the city of its origin After all, Portuguese wine is port. Portugal’s Second City: it’s a title Porto wears with a great deal of disdain. Famed for Portugal’s national drink and most famous export, Port wine, in…
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Ad Lib Your Way to the Napa Valley

Dinner reservations rule in Napa Valley. You best well get them, or you may well starve, is the message I got from everyone from my mother to my chiropractor. Of course, much of this is hype, especially in January, but with a last minute trip…