Our Luggage-Free Detour to Kosovo
We enjoyed Skopje, North Macedonia, but then we realized that the capital of Kosovo was just two hours away. Pristina is a city brimming with energy, fueled on marvelous food and endless cups of macchiato, where Americans are welcomed as heroes. How could we pass that up?
Learn More About Our Mediterranean Comfort Food Tour
Rich and I decided to set off on an open-ended, unstructured journey to sample some of the world's best comfort foods as a way of finding out more about the culture and local character. We started in Crete and are slowly working our way north through many quirky towns, remote islands, and terrific meals. You'll find highlights, recipes, and videos in the stories below.
Our Mediterranean Comfort Food Tour
Heraklion, Crete: It's All About the Kindness of Strangers
Holy Snail Day
The Best Worst Town in Greece
The Marvels of Lesbos Island
Greece's Island of Longevity
Breaking Bread with Strangers in Athens
Greek Coffee: Freddos, Frappés, and Fortunetelling
Mysteries of Moussaka, Revealed
We're in Thessaloniki, Greece, attempting to arrange transport to Northern Macedonia.
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Seville, Spain: Gorgeous, Welcoming & Affordable
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