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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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48 Hours in Medellín: A Guide to the City of Eternal Spring

September 12, 2019 | 0 Comments
Medellin, Colombia

Twenty-five years ago Colombia was teetering on the edge of failed statehood and Medellín, the Andean nation’s second-largest city was a narco war zone. This violence created a reputation that has long overshadowed the city’s… Read More

Visit the Pubs and Pathways of Jack The Ripper in London

September 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

Since the late 1800’s, the legend of the infamous Jack the Ripper Murders in London’s East End has fascinated historians and mystery enthusiasts around the world. Now, a disturbingly accurate dictation of events in the… Read More

Where to Stay in Paris

September 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

Paris remains one of the world’s most popular tourist destination, creating a dilemma for those looking for where to stay in Paris. The most popular areas are, well, popular, and the best areas and hotels… Read More

Best Bars in San Francisco 

September 3, 2019 | 0 Comments

“Best Bars in San Francisco” was written by Mimi McFadden – a travel blogger and freelance writer. Originally from California, she has been slow traveling the world since 2013. When she’s not writing, you can… Read More

Spinach and Feta-Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

August 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

If you’re looking for a relatively quick, low-carb, and healthy appetizer that’s filling enough to keep you full, these Italian-style stuffed portobello mushrooms are perfect for you! Using traditional Italian ingredients, you can actually do… 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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Gnocchi di Patate

By Justin & Tracy | June 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

Traditional gnocchi is a simple, delicious Italian dish that can be done a million different ways – but the heart of the dish is consistently the same. Gnocchi can best be described as an Italian… Read More

Steak and Ale Pie

By Justin & Tracy | June 26, 2019 | 0 Comments

Steak and Ale Pie is a traditional dish of what is today the United Kingdom, as well as Ireland. It’s a country dish, made by commoners in a time before technology, when using every ounce… Read More

How to Make a Classic Croque Monsieur

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

If you have absolutely no skills in the kitchen what-so-ever, but want a place to start, this is the place for you. The Croque Monsieur. So – what’s with this delicacy with the fancy French… Read More

Chicken Cordon Bleu

By Justin & Tracy | June 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

Chicken Cordon Bleu, contrary to common belief, is an American dish – and a relatively new one, at that. While the American Chicken Cordon Bleu first sprang up on menus in the 1960s in the… Read More

The Right Way to Make Vietnamese Beef Pho

By Justin & Tracy | 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

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