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A Couple for the Road is a Cultural Travel and Culinary Blog celebrating international travel, food, and traditions!

Our travels together started in July 2007 in Nashville, and since that time we've moved and journeyed to some incredible places, as well as seen and done some amazing things in more than 50 locations around the world.

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How to Succeed While Traveling as a Couple

February 17, 2019 | 17 Comments

I was having an interesting conversation recently with an acquaintance of mine, a guy about my age who has been with his wife for about four years, and asked me “how do you still get… Read More

Chengal Hill Retreat

February 13, 2019 | 2 Comments

Chengal Hill Retreat, located in Pahang, Malaysia, is a vacation that’s simply different. Just an hour northeast of brimming and bustling Kuala Lumpur, Changal Hill Retreat is one of those unique getaways with a focus… Read More

How to Make Italian Pasta Rustica

February 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Italian Pasta Rustica is a classic Italian dish that’s heavy on two major ingredients that we love – parmesano reggiano and garlic! While you can use regular parmesan in this recipe, and many will, there’s… Read More

Review of Great Little Breaks

February 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

Great Little Breaks, located at www.greatlittlebreaks.com, is a UK-based travel website that focuses entirely on short trips in the United Kingdom. Its focus is on providing affordable hotels in slightly more far-flung locations throughout the United… Read More

Traditional Greek Dolmades

February 4, 2019 | 3 Comments

Greek Dolmades (or “Grape Leaves” as they’re very often called) are one of our favorite Greek foods to eat. When served with a side of tzatsiki and a little squeeze of lemon, it’s one of… Read More

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How to Make Authentic Hungarian Goulash – Just Like in Budapest!

December 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

When we were traveling to Budapest, it became a mission as soon as we got off the plane – find the real thing. Find Hungarian Goulash (or, gulyas, as it’s called), and devour it. Having… Read More

Have Instagram And Social Media Ruined Travel?

November 8, 2018 | 4 Comments

We were in Chichen Itza when it hit me. Tracy and I had always wanted to visit the Yucatan Peninsula, to walk where the great Mayan civilization once created a vast and powerful empire, and… Read More

The Chef And The Dish: The Perfect Experience For International Foodies

October 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

Whenever we travel abroad we make sure to sample the local fares and delicacies, especially traditional dishes. But how often do we get to see and understand how they’re actually made, especially by a local… Read More

Where To Stay In Santorini

October 7, 2018 | 8 Comments

Choosing where to stay in Santorini, Greece is one of the easier decisions you might make in travel. Why? It’s simple – there is no bad place to stay in (or rather, on) Santorini. Greece’s most… Read More

How To Start A Travel Blog

August 5, 2018 | 2 Comments

Blogging is for more than travel writers, would-be influencers, or those seeking to gain a following by espousing thought and swaying public opinion. Blogging, in fact, has become an intricate part of any entrepreneurial endeavor… Read More

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Dishes & Foods You Must Try When in Romania

By Justin & Tracy | April 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

Dishes & Foods You Must Try When in Romania is written by Marius Iliescu – the founder of Romanian Friend – a local initiative promoting handpicked tours with the best local guides so travellers can… Read More

German Holsteiner Schnitzel

By Justin & Tracy | April 9, 2019 | 2 Comments

You can thank Baron Holstein for this classic take on the famous German Wienerschnitzel recipe. Holstein, born Friedrich August Karl Ferdinand Julius von Holstein in 1837, was a civil servant of the German Empire during… Read More

How to Make a Creamy Spaghetti alla Carbonara

By Justin & Tracy | April 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

Carbonara is probably my favorite Italian dish, and it’s certainly among one of Tracy’s. It’s creamy, rich, and surprisingly simple in terms of time spent in prep, the ingredients involved, and the cooking method. We… Read More

Classic Arroz Con Pollo Recipe

By Justin & Tracy | March 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

Arroz con Pollo is a staple on any Hispanic menu, although there are literally countless individual tricks and certain flair on the dish that varies depending on where the dish is being made, and by… Read More

Classic Eggs Benedict Recipe

By Justin & Tracy | March 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

Perhaps the most popular brunch dish in the U.S., it’s actually quite basic. Eggs Benedict is poached egg, ham, english muffin, and hollandaise at its core – but it’s so much more. Scorned by brunch… Read More

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