Tall Ships in Dublin 2012

Last updated on December 18th, 2022 at 07:40 pmThis past weekend, Dublin’s Liffy river and docklands were overrun with tall ships and spectators. It was a festival atmosphere as an estimated 500,000 people visited on Saturday alone to see some magnificent ships, listen to live music, ride carnival rides, shop and eat just about anything…

7-Eleven in Sweden: What to Expect

Last updated on December 18th, 2022 at 07:25 pmThis advertisement for fruit is probably something you won’t see at your local 7-Eleven in say, Biloxi, Mississippi. But have no fear, if you’re visiting Sweden and craving a juicy Big Bite, you can still get one! Despite all this healthy nonsense posted on the front window,…

The Queen of Chorizo Sandwiches in Andalusia, Spain

Last updated on December 15th, 2013 at 02:38 pmI went through many pretenders to get here, to the moment where I would sink my teeth into the most succulent chorizo I’d ever encountered. Many had previously let me down- certainly anything wrapped in plastic on a grocery store shelf was reliably sure to disappoint. I…