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Articles Apr 11, 2019 0

The truly unique experiences are the ones your least expect. It wasn’t until I started working at an operating,...
Say Hello to the Guinea Pig: Ecuador’s Signature Dish
If you’ve ever visited a foreign country and gotten a taste of the local cultures, then you may have...
5 Exotic Fruits and Vegetables That Everyone Should Try
As globalization increases ever more, it becomes increasingly easier to have access to food products that were once totally...
Say Hello to the Guinea Pig: Ecuador’s Signature Dish
If you’ve ever visited a foreign country and gotten a taste of the local cultures, then you may have experienced some of the seemingly strange food traditions therein. What we see as normal to eat in America may not be normal in another country, and vice versa. This is... Read more
Bizarre Cuisine – Unique Food Experiences of Kolkata
 Every state in India would have something unique in its cuisine, which would not be available anywhere else across the country. Some bizarre food combinations, recipes which are unique to the region require to be re-visited by us. Let me take you on a small journey of my discoveries... Read more
Bizarre foods in Nigeria
We live in an interesting world and with so many different people and cultures, we are sure to find bizarre foods in every country. If I was to mention what I would call the top 5 bizzare foods in Nigeria I would have to say  in order of how... Read more
Bizarre Foods in Malawi – Southern Region
Welcome! Malawi is a beautiful country, full of rich culture, people and of course food. Malawi’s staple food is an odd concoction called nsima, pronounced “see-ma”. Nsima is made from white corn flour and is a porridge-like substance that is very thick and eaten with your hands. You eat... Read more
Bizarre Foods in the Basque Country, Spain
If you are a vivid traveller and foodie you would know that sometimes the best of the food is not the most appealing. As famous NYC Momofuku’s Chef and owner David Chang said, some food are just ‘Ugly Delicious’. Spain, is certainly no exception. Here are a list of... Read more
Bizarre Foods of Assam
Locust fry: Edible bugs have been known to be an enormous source of protein from the ancient times. The native tribes of Assam were no stranger to this fact and have had bugs in their diet since then. As such, the locust fry is considered a delicacy amongst the... Read more
Bizarre food items of Pakistan
Pakistan has a rich heritage and culture. Traditional food items and Pakistani cuisines are bombarded with flavors. Apart from famous halwa poori, briyani, siri payee, nihari, sarsoun ka saag, there are many lesser known food items that are equally delicious and rich in flavors. Pakistan has five provinces, Punjab,... Read more
Eating the whole cow
Why you’ll find brains, tongue, and other organs at Swiss restaurants and stores If they wanted to, the Swiss could afford to eat only the best cuts of meat. But a lot of them make a conscious decision not to. Here’s why. Switzerland is an exceedingly rich country. According... Read more