The pubs in Dublin, Ireland are one of the most celebrated attractions in the city. The cozy, historic Dublin pubs are quintessentially Irish – and travelers, like us, are eager to soak in the atmosphere while sipping dark, creamy stouts.
Our recent stay of more than a month allowed us plenty of time to seek out the best pubs in Dublin City Centre…and beyond!… Read the rest
Getting a taste of the local flavor is a must when traveling to Belfast, UK! During our trip, we were intent on eating food in Belfast that is both traditional and loved by it’s citizens. We savored regional specialties and devoured some of the city’s most famous eats.… Read the rest
Visiting wineries in Slovenia is a fabulous way to experience the country. The best Slovenia wineries open their doors for visitors to sample their delicious wines, taste the unique gastronomy and savor the scenic landscapes.
After spending ample time in the country, our interest in Slovenia wine was piqued.… Read the rest
For our first New Year’s Eve abroad, we wanted to party in Madrid. New Year’s Eve in Madrid, Spain is regularly touted as one of the top places in the world to ring in the New Year – and we were excited to experience it!… Read the rest
There are so many things to love about Amsterdam…and for us, Dutch beer is one of them! We are not talking about mass-produced Dutch beer; we are talking about Amsterdam Craft Beer.
The Netherlands has a long history as a beer producing country – but it has only been recently that craft beer in Amsterdam has really taken hold.… Read the rest
On our very first trip to Budapest in the spring of 2015, the craft beer revolution was just taking hold. It wasn’t easy finding craft beer bars in Budapest, but those we did track down had an impressive selection of local Hungarian brews.… Read the rest
Tapas were invented for people – like us! – who like to casually graze over sample-sized dishes rather than sit down to a large main meal. Although there is a dispute about the origin of the mini meals, the Spanish have perfected the art of tapas.… Read the rest
Bermondsey Beer Mile in London is everything that we love about craft beer! It’s local, creative, unpretentious and the beer is absolutely delicious.
Unlike the classic and cozy pubs in London that serve tepid real ales, the Bermondsey Beer Mile is offering an alternative beer scene.… Read the rest
Skip the bubbly and put down the wine! There’s a new buzz in town…and it’s all about Paris Craft Beer. Not historically known for beer production, Paris microbreweries have started popping up throughout the City of Light.
During our month petsitting in Paris, we got a good taste of several small-batch French beers – and loved them!… Read the rest
Dublin, Ireland is a land of historic castles, Catholic churches, little leprechauns, lucky shamrocks, pots of gold, pints of Guinness and rowdy bars filled with music and craic. Among the many Irish pubs in Dublin, The Brazen Head reigns king.
Honored as the Oldest Pub in Dublin, Brazen Head is an institution…and a must-see Dublin sight!… Read the rest