Streeat Food Truck Festival in Rome

Streeat Food Truck Festival in Rome

This weekend the European Streeat Food Truck Festival heads to Rome. So if you’re looking for me, you’ll know where I’ll be!  On from tonight (4pm-1am) until Sunday (27-29 March, Sat and Sun: 11am-1am), the festival brings together more than 30 food trucks and ape vans to the Citta dell’altra Economia (the outdoor space that … Continue reading

Where to Eat in Trastevere

Where to Eat in Trastevere

Too often I read that there is nowhere to eat well in Rome’s Trastevere. That it’s only for tourists. Well I for one, can vouch that I live and eat here and am not a tourist. And while there is a very large community of foreigners – in particular, a large contingent of American university … Continue reading

10 Things Madrid Food Tours Taught Me

10 Things Madrid Food Tours Taught Me

With my mum headed hack to Rome with me after the Christmas break, I decided to take a few days off and take her somewhere. She’d never been to Spain. I have, a few times. I’d been to Madrid almost 10 years ago but honestly, all I could remember was, meh! I think my younger … Continue reading

Melbourne… it’s Goodbye Again

Melbourne… it’s Goodbye Again

I’ve said it before. I’ll say it again. Nobody ever said living in two countries would be easy. It’s by no stretch, the worst thing that could happen to you either! As I prepare to fly out of the city I was born and bred in, I can’t help but feel sad. Like for many … Continue reading

Melbourne dining: Vue de Monde

Melbourne dining: Vue de Monde

I first dined at Vue de Monde in Melbourne about 7 years ago. A little younger and less travelled, it was my very first real fine dining experience and I remember it vividly. Not because it was at that time – at around $250 – the most expensive meal I’d ever had, but because the … Continue reading