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We’re heading somewhere amazing. The next best thing to booking a trip to Tuscany, or Bangkok, or Bali, is getting inspired by the sights, smells, and flavors. From the vineyards of Okanagan Valley to the only two wineries in Myanmar, join us as we explore the world and discover wine, food, and incredible stories. 

Food & Wine Pairing Guide: Austin, Texas 1000 1000 Helen Xu

Food & Wine Pairing Guide: Austin, Texas

It can seem almost indulgent to be seeking out food and wine pairings while the U.S. is in the midst of dealing with a pandemic. If anything, pandemics mean drinking wine by the box and boxed wine goes with everything right?

However, for those looking for a bit of indulgence right now – here’s a list of 5 local Austin restaurants offering food and wine pairings during COVID-19:

Splurge on a tasting menu at an acclaimed restaurant.

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What Is Cellar Season? Four Reasons To Add Willamette Valley to Your Bucket List 370 370 Katy Spratte Joyce

What Is Cellar Season? Four Reasons To Add Willamette Valley to Your Bucket List

This is Cellar Season in Oregon’s premiere wine region, the long and winding Willamette Valley, that stretches from hipster haven Portland in the north to college town USA Eugene in the south.

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Where to Eat & Drink in Tivoli: A Treasure in the Hudson Valley 360 360 Laura Harold

Where to Eat & Drink in Tivoli: A Treasure in the Hudson Valley

Tivoli in the Hudson Valley has a population of just over 1,000 and spans a mere 1.8 miles, yet it’s a hub for great restaurants and serious charm.

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Discovering Côtes du Luberon and Costières de Nîmes in the Southern Rhône Valley 500 500 Hannah Howard

Discovering Côtes du Luberon and Costières de Nîmes in the Southern Rhône Valley

The Southern Rhône Valley is home to fabulous wines, many of which rank among the greatest values to be found in France. It’s also a rich, fun place to visit—you’ll find ancient ruins and a modern, thriving, and welcoming food and wine scene in walkable, charm-filled towns.

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Eat, Stay, Shop: Two Days in Madrid 2560 1690 June Massell

Eat, Stay, Shop: Two Days in Madrid

How lucky can a girl get? I was on my way to start my first train trip – a week-long train journey across the north…

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Enjoying Germany’s Holiday Treasures, One Gem at A Time 369 369 Wendy Crispell

Enjoying Germany’s Holiday Treasures, One Gem at A Time

Germany is the most magical place to visit during the holidays. Cities are filled with travelers who come to experience the twinkling lights, ancient tradition…

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Travel Without A Passport 400 400 June Massell

Travel Without A Passport

One of the joys of travel has always been sampling foods from different cultures and trying new and unfamiliar ingredients, tastes, and sauces. For many, travel has   included a culinary journey as part of the itinerary

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Where To Eat in Vietnam 624 624 June Massell

Where To Eat in Vietnam

In the main cities of Vietnam, there are so many choices of where to eat that it’s easy to find both delicious food and have a culinary adventure at the same time. You can choose among cuisines such as traditional Vietnamese, modern Vietnamese, French, American, Italian, or Chinese.

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Becoming An Elephant Whisperer in Thailand 624 624 June Massell

Becoming An Elephant Whisperer in Thailand

If you have ever dreamed of becoming an elephant whisperer by day and dining on amazing food at night, put Thailand at the top of your list. When you are a witness to the magic and intelligence of elephants, you’re in for a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

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