Food Tour and Lunch Picnic in Athens with Dimitris

Greek Food Tour Athens

Dimitris showed a group around Athens recently, in search of the best food money can buy. Then, they prepared “mezedes” (small plates) and enjoyed a picnic of delicious, local Greek food in the park. To book an upcoming event with Dimitris, head here:


Italian Feast in Tribeca

Eli and Dean co-hosted an epic Italian dinner this past weekend in TriBeCa. Eli prepared homemade bruschetta, rolled out fresh pasta and served octopus! The guests left stuffed with food and filled with wine. Here are a few snapshots from the evening.


Travel with Purpose: Ballou International

Guest post from Jessica (DC Repatriate) Although I have plenty of formal education, much of my knowledge has come from travel. Twenty years ago, I was an inner-city high school kid dreaming about traveling the world. As I started to travel, I dreamed to be part of a movement to get kids to see the… 

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Prost! Oktoberfest at Cafe Mozart in DC

A Bookalokal bunch gathered at DC’s historic German restaurant, Cafe Mozart, this week to ring in Oktoberfest. The authentic meal came with live accordion, lots of beer and German folk and beer drinking songs! Book your own Oktoberfest celebration here.

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A Taste of Sicily in Brussels

By Simon Litton We don’t often choose Italian when we eat out. Partly because my wife likes to make Italian food at home. Partly because we go to Italy fairly frequently and get our fill of fresh local specialities over there. But this weekend we had the opportunity to attend a bookalokal event featuring Sicilian… 

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