ten foods I never thought I’d love

One the most fascinating things in travel is a menu, it is a glimpse into the soul of a country.  It is a peak into it’s culture and its people and the pride they have in their culture and the foods that are a part of it, some of which will surprise, sadden or even…

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5 beautiful coastlines

  When it comes to travel I prefer the big city as opposed to the peaceful tranquility of being at one with nature or the beauty of a perfect white sand beach and the perfect blue water and sky that come along with it.  Over the years when I did leave the big city for…

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10 More Places in the World Everyone Should See

Earlier in the year I posted 10 places in the world everyone should see  http://thetravelingblackman.com/10-places-everyone-see/  well here are my next ten I think you should see Scandinavia During the Summer Solistice – there is nothing quite like experiencing 24 hours of straight daylight. Hachiko Square – if there is one place that can top Times Square –…

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Brunch In Boston

This list is a five way tie because you can’t go wrong with any one of them and best of all they are all budget friendly. Abe & Louie’s – yes, Abe and Louie’s their Sunday brunch is among the best in the city and not only will you enjoy, your wallet will still be talking…

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My 10 favorite cities

Here are the ten cities I will forever pay to visit: 1. Medellin, Colombia – I know this may surprise many of you with the nine that will follow but I found my love in Medellin, the person I want to spend my life with. So often people say long distance relationships never last whether…

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The Bucket List

 Cuba – a country that always lived by its own rules no matter what the rest of the world had to say, and from what I’ve seen some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Vietnam – it took the lives of  58,220 U.S soldiers I want to see where it all happened. Iceland –…

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5 of each in Copenhagen

After a day of sightseeing this beautiful city go to dinner and have an authentic Danish meal, for the time I was there I couldn’t get enough and here are my five favorite’s:   K0kkeriet – if you have every single meal in Copenhagen this must be it, Danish cuisine at it is finest, from the…

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not even a free ticket will get me back

We all have those cities we will never return even for a free ticket, for whatever reason from safety, to lack of interest or you’ve visited the city enough, there are those places even for a free ticket we still wouldn’t go back – here are my top ten – what are yours?  Rio –…

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pizza in Palermo

It is rare for me to visit a city and not try all its cuisine which I did in Palermo but something I had everyday was pizza – authentic Sicilian pizza can not be equaled!!!!!  And here are my favorite and it is a five way tie 1. Dima’s Pizza – absolute perfection,  now I am…

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