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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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The Ultimate Cream Cheese Guide – Pairings, Tips and More!

August 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

Cream cheese is like magic food. It seems that everything it touches turns into culinary gold. What Goes with Cream Cheese, and how can you best use it in every day recipes to keep your… Read More

Fun Things To Do In Chiang Mai

August 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

Chiang Mai, which is surrounded by a lot of mountains and temples, is the Northern capital of Thailand. It is said to be the best place for visitors to explore Thai culture and do exciting… Read More

Where To Find Fado Music In Lisbon, Portual

August 15, 2019 | 0 Comments
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Fado music, the somber song of Portual, is a deeply passionate and heartbreaking folk music genre that can be traced back to the 1820s (and possibly earlier) in Lisbon. Fado was in many ways the… Read More

How To Make Travel Easy

August 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

We all would like travel to be easy, but sometimes it isn’t. Sometimes it isn’t relaxing, or even fun. Sometimes, in fact, it’s difficult and disappointing. Disappointing travel is the worst kind, and something that… Read More

Chicken Saltimbocca

August 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Chicken Saltimbocca is a traditional Italian dish that’s modified using chicken instead of veal. The word saltimbocca means “jumps in mouth”, and the truth is that is really does! This recipe is true to the traditional… Read More

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8 Hours in Paris: A Raw Review

July 6, 2018 | 10 Comments

It is no longer Hemingway’s Paris. No longer that romanticized epoch of clinking champagne glasses and Can-Can Girls, backlit with the swirling of sweet cigars and bawdy revelry. Where the beauty drifted, we don’t know;… Read More

Top 10 Most Beautiful Underrated Caribbean Islands

September 20, 2017 | 9 Comments

The Caribbean is too-often associated with simply being a destination of family cruises, where one is taken out into the ocean on a big boat, dumped onto a tourist-friendly block of an island and swooped… Read More

Day Trip From Barcelona: The Costa Brava and Salvador Dali

March 21, 2017 | 12 Comments

While visiting new cities, taking a day trip is a great way to maximize your experience, and the opportunities to take a day trip from Barcelona are endless. During our recent trip to Barcelona, we… Read More

Beautiful Bonaire: The Best Kept Caribbean Secret

February 8, 2017 | 7 Comments

Bonaire is truly an undiscovered diamond in, well, a seascape of so many beautiful diamonds. However, Bonaire is unique in that it remains a sort of untouched paradise in an over-saturated world. The least traveled… Read More

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Chicken Saltimbocca

By Justin & Tracy | August 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Chicken Saltimbocca is a traditional Italian dish that’s modified using chicken instead of veal. The word saltimbocca means “jumps in mouth”, and the truth is that is really does! This recipe is true to the traditional… Read More

Shrimp Scampi Recipe

By Justin & Tracy | July 29, 2019 | 0 Comments

Shrimp Scampi is a classic dish in America that’s based on an Italian tradition of cooking Scampi, which are tiny crustaceans that look a bit like small lobsters. In Italy, the tradition has been to… Read More

French Onion Soup

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

If there’s one dish Tracy and I couldn’t live without, regardless of where we are, it’s French Onion Soup. It’s the one dish that, when you want it, there’s no substitute. It’s either French Onion… Read More

German Chocolate Cake

By Justin & Tracy | July 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

German Chocolate Cake is a sweet, rich, and delicious layered cake that actually isn’t German. It has its roots in the mid-19th century in America when baker Samuel German developed a dark, baking chocolate which… Read More

New England Clam Chowder

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

New England Clam Chowder is an American specialty, believed to be introduced to the upper northeast by French immigrants in the 1700s. It increased in popularity as a hearty, homemade dish until it gained notoriety… Read More

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