Ka-ak street stall by the Corniche

The Food of Lebanon

Lebanese food is some of the best in the Middle East. It bears influences of various cultures and cuisines and is characterized by the use of local and...

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The Food of Mexico

The Food of Mexico

Be prepared to tantalize your taste buds with the wonderful culinary delights that Mexico has to offer the hungry traveller.

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Palermo market

The Food of Italy

We think that Aussie film director George Miller hit the nail on the head when he said that "The trouble with eating Italian food is that five or six days...

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The Food of France Provence

The Food of France

French food is so ubiquitous and revered across the globe that in November 2010, French gastronomy was added by the UNESCO to its lists of the world's...

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Sunset at Chania

Top 10 Sites of Crete

Crete provides everything for a perfectly balanced trip. Between coastal and bucolic landscapes, diverse and rich history and cultural identity, and a unique...

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Louisiana food DEEP SOUTH

The Food of the Deep South

Typically, America's 'Deep South' includes the States of Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana as well as both of the Carolinas.

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Minoan Frescoe

Study Guide: The Mystery of The Minoan...

The Minoans represented the first advanced civilization in Europe, leaving behind massive building complexes, tools, artwork and writing systems.

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Persian Cherry Rice, Stephen Howard, Flickr Creative Commons

The Food of Iran

Like most Middle Eastern food cultures, mealtimes in Iran are considered a precious family affair. Food is often served in abundance, as a way to encourage...

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Cretan Pottery, Crete

The Handmade Delights of Crete

Crete's rich handicrafts tradition makes for a very unique - and classy - souvenir shopping experience!

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Arkadi Monastery

The Martyrs of Crete

The fight for Cretan independence from the Turkish Ottoman Empire was long and bloody. The Cretan people were known for their unfaltering commitment to their...

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