From its perfect weather, beaches, food, chocolate (chocolate always has its own category) to architecture, art, and culture – Barcelona is the ultimate travel destination to add to your bucket list.… Read more
La Boqueria Market (Mercat de Sant Josep de la Boqueria or Mercat de la Boqueria) is known to be one of the most famous and biggest food markets in all of Europe, attracting millions of visitors every year.… Read more
One of the main reasons Traveling with Thyme was created was to promote tourism in the cities and countries we visit. Starting with our own!
Ecotourism (ecological tourism) has become a trending form of tourism worldwide enabling outdoor-lovers to travel and explore natural environments whilst reducing their environmental impact and supporting conservation efforts.… Read more
Brunch is by far the best meal of the day. I mean, seriously, at what other meal can you fit pancakes and burgers in one meal?
The brunch scene in Beirut has definitely upped its game in recent years, with so many restaurants offering brunch as a standard option on their menu.… Read more
Nicole will personally buy you a pizza if you’re still hungry, and she means it 😉 There is NO way you’re going to be hungry after The East End Eating London Food Tour!… Read more
Newcastle upon Tyne, also simply referred to as “Newcastle”, is one of the largest cities in England situated in Tyne and Wear. The city is a mix of tradition and metropolitan elegance; well-known for its interesting museums, inspiring history, refined Victorian architecture, vibrant nightlife due to its high student population, and great food.… Read more
Trust me 24 hours in Edinburgh isn’t enough to get a feel for this city. Not even 48 hours. I would recommend at least 3-5 days in the city – at least you can tick off a lot of the essential things to do that way!… Read more
It was a Friday afternoon. We packed a getaway bag and made our way to our home away from home in Beirut. A break from our daily work routine was very necessary, and what better way to break a routine than to add a pinch of class and luxury over the weekend?… Read more
London has a lot to offer, especially during the festive season. From its iconic buildings, historic landmarks, busy streets, evolving cuisine, and rich culture, it would take you years to fully discover this remarkable city.… Read more
Edinburgh is an exceptionally beautiful city to visit at any time of the year. Imagine what it’s like during the Christmas holiday season, with all its striking street decorations, eye-catching lights, and uplifting festive atmosphere!… Read more
Forgive my absence over the last two weeks. Don’t fret, I’m back now – it’s not like I ever gave up writing and taking pictures of my food and everyone else’s.… Read more
“Eat better, be happier, live longer.” – Teresa Carles, Flax and Kale Barcelona
You’re probably gonna want to book your next flight to Barcelona after reading this – you’ve been warned.… Read more
We got to sleep in for once during our vacation! Until 9 am!
5 days into our trip T and I decide to switch accommodations for a new Barcelona experience. We moved from our hotel on Las Ramblas to an apartment via AirBnB in the Exiample neighbourhood, a 15-min walk from the beautiful Sagrada Familia.… Read more
One of the great things about Barcelona is that it’s so easy to get around that we were mostly walking everywhere we needed to go. I can’t count the number of times we walked on the marina starting from Port Vell to the many beaches stretched out along the coast or the times we passed the twisting and turning streets of Gothic Quarter and that ever-stretching Passeig de Gracia.… Read more