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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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Best Waterproof Duffel Bags

June 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

If you love traveling in the outdoors, mountaineering, kayaking, camping, or doing anything in the middle of Mother Nature, you really need a great, waterproof duffel bag. We camp a lot year-round when we’re home… Read More

Review of Airwander.com

June 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

I know a lot of travelers (including Tracy and I) that like to get the best bang for their buck by adding extra destinations to their trips. Making a stop can break up a long… Read More

The Right Way to Make Vietnamese Beef Pho

June 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

Pho is a dish that has gone from something entirely known outside of the western world to somewhat of a fad within it. It’s trendy with good reason – it’s awesome. But, easy to make… Read More

Best Wheeled Duffel Bags

June 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

Traveling is a lot more enjoyable when you have bags that make sense – bags that are easy to carry, easy to store, light, and durable. For us, one of the best solutions to all… Read More

Yorkshire Pudding

June 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

Yorkshire Pudding is older than the United States – by at least 40 years! When wheat flour became commonly used for making pastries, cakes, and pudding, cooks throughout England devised a means of making use… Read More

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Borghese Gallery: The Masterpieces Of Bernini And Caravaggio  

April 7, 2019 | 3 Comments

Villa Borghese (today’s Borghese Gallery Rome) was created to host a valuable collection of Cardinal Shipyon Borghese (Scipio Borghese), who was passionate about collecting works of art. He was distinguished with a truly subtle taste… Read More

Romantic Things To Do In Rome At Night

March 30, 2019 | 1 Comment

Rome is a city that is just as stunning at night as it is during the day, and as natural lights fade, street lights give birth to a city that is somehow different at night…. 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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FLAVOR AND RECIPES!

German Holsteiner Schnitzel

By Justin & Tracy | April 12, 2019 | 3 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

How to Make an Authentic French Omelette

By Justin & Tracy | February 23, 2019 | 1 Comment

Omelettes are one of our favorite things to eat, and to cook. Many home chefs either overcomplicate the task, or otherwise mess up their omelette – resulting in a last ditch attempt at scrambled eggs… Read More

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