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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 Spend 3 Days in Macau

July 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

Macau is a captivating region of China that many people are choosing as their next travel destination, and it’s not hard to see why. The area is rich with culture, combining mind-bending architecture with enchanting spectacles—like… Read More

German Chocolate Cake

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

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

How to Spend 2 Perfect Days in Athens

July 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

If you’re a history lover and haven’t had at least 2 days in Athens, Greece – you’re missing out. Greece’s ancient capital city is both a relic and a thriving metropolis, with wonderful, charming people,… Read More

Best Bars in San Francisco 

July 12, 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

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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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Traditional British Bubble and Squeak

By Justin & Tracy | May 20, 2019 | 2 Comments

Bubble and squeak is a traditional British breakfast made from boiled potatoes and cabbage. In more modern times, it is a dish made with the shallow, fried leftover vegetables from a roast dinner, although increase… Read More

Russian Cucumber Salad

By Justin & Tracy | May 14, 2019 | 2 Comments

Russian Cucumber Salad is a side dish, but an important on in Russian cuisine. It’s healthy, it’s tasty (if you like cucumber), and it’s very simple. Let’s be honest – something has to offset the… Read More

How to Make Classic Swedish Meatballs

By Justin & Tracy | May 11, 2019 | 2 Comments

The classic Swedish Meatball is something that’s popular everywhere from the country that gives it its name, to quick TV dinner manufacturers in the United States. It’s a simple, comfort dish that is as hearty… Read More

Chicken Tikka Masala Recipe

By Justin & Tracy | May 8, 2019 | 0 Comments

Chicken Tikka Masala is a magical food. It’s the national dish of Britain, yet Indian, while also an extremely popular dish throughout the rest of Europe where the Dutch East India Company once plied their… Read More

Dishes & Foods You Must Try When in Romania

By Justin & Tracy | April 18, 2019 | 5 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

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