POLAND, Poznan

“Rogale świętomarcińskie” – Poznan’s Legally Protected Croissants

Have you ever eaten a croissant that is protected by law? Poznan is home to this unique 81-layer “Rogal świętomarciński” (St. Martin’s Croissant), which under EU law must be made according to a specific recipe and must weigh between 150-250g. A license is required to sell these named pastries.   The tradition dates back to… Read More “Rogale świętomarcińskie” – Poznan’s Legally Protected Croissants

DESTINATIONS, EUROPE, ITALY, Tuscany

Explore Tuscany with 7 of the Best Tuscan Fall Harvest Festivals

Tuscan Fall harvest festivals are a wonderful way to explore the charming towns around Florence, Pisa and Siena and experience the local culture and cuisine first-hand.  Numerous traditional festivals celebrate the local crops – Truffles, Porcini mushrooms, chestnuts, figs and specialty onions – as well as cheese & honey.  After indulging your palate and participating in the… Read More Explore Tuscany with 7 of the Best Tuscan Fall Harvest Festivals