first Coca tea in my life
Bogota

First Coca tea in my life

Miranda

[ Dec.2016 ] We drank Coca tea for the first time in our life on the hill of Monserrate in Bogota. Coca, as you know is the leaf which could be processed to cocaine. Monserrate…

sherry in Jerez
Jerez de la Frontera

Sherry in Jerez

Miranda

[ Nov.2016 ] Jerez de la Frontera in south Spain is famous for its sherry. Apparently, the word ‘sherry’ came from this town’s name. While the Arabs dominated this area, they called this town Sherish…

Lobsters in Rockport
Rockport

Lobsters in Rockport

Miranda

[ Oct.2016 ] We had one day excursion from Boston, USA to Rockport which is about 64 km north east of Boston. We went to North Station in Boston by the subway from the station…

visiting a sake brewery again
Niigata

Visiting a sake brewery again

Miranda

[ Sept.2016 ] Niigata in Japan is famous for its sake. You cannot leave here without visiting a sake brewery or two. We visited one in the past when we came here a few years…

tasty foods from rich local foodstuffs
Sado Island

Tasty foods from rich local foodstuffs

Miranda

[ Aug.2016 ] This photo is a part of feast we had in our hotel in Sado Island in Japan. This time we stayed two nights in a hotel called Ryokan Urashima and on the…

Ceramics, Grappa and Prosecco
Italy

Ceramics, Grappa and Prosecco

Miranda

[ Jun.2016 ] Bassano del Grappa in Veneto in north Italy is famous for its ceramics. There were many shops selling pretty colourful items, so we decided to …

How to do the wine tasting
France

How to do the wine tasting

Miranda

[ May,2016 ] During our boat tour, going down the Garonne river in France, after listening to the explanation on Bordeaux wine, we had the tasting. We tried …

Hida Beef
Japan

Hida Beef

Miranda

We went to Takayama from Shirakawago in Japan by bus. What I was looking forward to in Takayama was…

Everyday Paella
Spain

Everyday Paella

Miranda

[ Feb.2016 ] I knew that the Spanish meal, Paella came from Valencia, so I wanted to try one during our short holiday in the city.There were many snack restaurants outside of the Central Market.We…

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