After a jam-packed itinerary in Amsterdam, I was looking forward to relaxing a bit in Frankfurt. I wanted to drink German beer, try some German food, explore the neighborhood, and check out a few museums.I read that Frankfurt is considered the cultural capital of Germany.
I’m not sure if that is More >
I’m slightly obsessed with cheese, so I Googled German cheese in Frankfurt. That is when I discovered I was located in the region specializing in Handkäse.Handkäse
Handkäse is a sour milk handmade cheese usually served with caraway seeds. I’m up for trying any kind of cheese, so I ordered it the More >
I met up with Nate, a friend from college who has been living in Frankfurt for quite a while. I had been enjoying the international food options in Frankfurt, but I couldn’t leave the city without trying some traditional German food.
Nate introduced me to some Frankfurt specialties in a traditional More >
I have not read much about Frankfurt being a tourist destination.
I decided to visit because a good friend from college moved there temporarily for work. What better reason to visit a European city?
She told me it is a pleasant city and offers easy access to some tourist hot spots More >
When I contacted eat-the-world, I was expecting a food tour through a pleasant neighborhood.
What I got was a most enjoyable afternoon discussing the important things in life — food, history, culture, politics, values, and passions — with an incredible woman from Frankfurt.Frankfurt Food and More >
Amsterdam definitely has those values. There are two places I start when exploring a new place. The first is food culture. The second is art.To me street art is the most accessible art.
And after learning so much about the More >
Each person consumes 20 kilos per year. That’s 44 pounds!
I believe the country would be happy to adopt me as I would contribute to pushing them into the number one spot. Perhaps if I decide to move there, I will put that on my visa More >
There are so many things I love about Amsterdam, and food is near the top of the list.
I look for food tours in every city I visit, honing in on the ones that appear to care a lot about the role food plays in a culture.
I met Zosia at a cute cafe near the Albert Cuyp Market, the largest street More >