Mexican Food: Cactus (Nopales)

When I recently wrote about my day trip from Queretaro to Bernal, I got a lot of interest about cactus as food. So here is a post dedicated to nopal! There are over 600 varieties of cactus in Mexico and the prickly pear cactus is commonly known as nopal which is eaten. The Mexican flag …

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Day Trip To Bernal From Queretaro- Pueblos Magicos

This post is the next adventure on my Mexican trip. After having our day exploring Queretaro, the next day on our Mexico trip was a day trip to Bernal. Other posts related to this trip:Top 8 things to do in Mexico CityMy first impression of MexicoDay trip from Mexico City to Teotihuacan We boarded our …

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Taking A Nuclear Bunker Tour in Prague, Czech Republic

Thickness of the front door I had never seen a war bunker before. This all changed in Prague when I took a Communism and Nuclear War Bunker Tour after googling for odd tours and sites to see. Our starting point was the office- located in the Main Square to the left of the clock tower …

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Trying Foreign Food When You Travel: Don’t Say Yuck

Warning: This post may contain images that viewers might find disturbing. One of best things about traveling is getting to try food and drinks that you've never had before. Whether it be a fruit, vegetable or protein that you've never seen in your home country before, combination of flavors or dishes you've never tried- there …

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Local’s Guide: What You Need To Know About Sydney

Expectations when travelling can be more of a curse than a blessing. Especially if you've had to travel all the way to the other side of the world. Sydney by definition starts on the coast and extends about 70km west (just before the Blue Mountains). Yes, it's huge! Unlike many big European cities (I'm looking …

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