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A Foody in the Hauts de France

It’s taken 13 centuries, or thereabouts, to transform a swampy area of marsh close to Saint-Omer into one of the most fertile areas of land imaginable. Anna Hyman set out to learn more about this picturesque food producing area known as the Marais Audomarois whilst discovering several other tasty foody destinations in the Hauts-de-France as […]

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Destinations

Sud de France 2023 Top 100

The eleventh Sud de France Top 100 wines Discovery Tasting took place in London in October 2023 and much to our pleasure The Foody Traveller was once again invited to attend this prestigious event. Occitanie Each year the event brings together a selection of the best wines produced in the vineyards of Languedoc and Roussillon, […]

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Festivals & Events

Guild of Fine Food and Golden Forks Awards 2023

We had such fond memories of the 2022 Golden Forks where we had been wowed by the quality of the foodstuffs and the staging of the event.

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Culture

A Timeline through History

A huge, abandoned slag heap from former coal mining activities close to the city of Lens, Nord-Pas de Calais, does not sound the most promising location for a world class museum. Yet, it is. Anna Hyman explains.

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Europe

In the Footsteps of Vincent van Gogh

Discover the places in the Netherlands that inspired Vincent van Gogh to paint so many of his incredible and stunning pictures. Main image @Willeke Machiels

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Germany

The spectacular UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Saxony-Anhalt

Main image: Dessau-Wörlitz © Kulturstiftung Dessau-Wörlitz Michael Deutsch