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Tasty Bites A Coruña: Taberna Casa Rita

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By Megan and Russell

After a long week of working online inside the apartment, we love to spend our Saturdays walking around the city center. We visit the neighborhood farmer’s market, do some window shopping, and ALWAYS stop by Taberna Casa Rita.

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We discovered this gem one Saturday by simply following the crowd. We noticed a sidewalk clogged with locals gathered outside of Casa Rita, talking and drinking in typical Spanish fashion. We pushed our way through the pack and finally made it to the bar area. To blend with the locals, we ordered a caña and glass of Albariño wine. Our drinks came accompanied with a complimentary cup of stew, and with one bite, we quickly realized why everyone was here at Casa Rita. Continue reading Tasty Bites A Coruña: Taberna Casa Rita

How to Find a Great Restaurant When Traveling

By: Russell Benavides

My favorite part about traveling around the world is discovering all the new food and drinks in each city we visit. The chorizo in Spain, the truffle pasta in Italy, the salmon in Seattle, the wiener schnitzel in Germany, the craft beer in Oregon. My mouth is watering just writing about them. Each place we go is filled with wonderful dishes and I make it my mission to try the best ones. Over the years, I have become adept at finding great places that are delicious and for the most part affordable. See how I find these restaurants in the steps below. Continue reading How to Find a Great Restaurant When Traveling

Birthday in Lisbon

By: Megan Walker

I was fortunate to celebrate my 27th birthday in Lisbon, Portugal. Lisbon has always been high on my list of future travels, and when Russell and I moved to A Coruna, Spain, the logistics of going were too easy not to finally make the trip. The city was lovely with a beauty unique to itself, separating it from the rest of the cities in Europe we have visited. Continue reading Birthday in Lisbon