Trip Report

Before you travel, dig into our Chowhound trip reports to get the insider information on where to go, what to do, and—most importantly—what to eat. And don't forget to post your own trip report when you return!


Bordeaux, San Sebastian, and surroundings trip report

by damiano 14 days ago

I just returned from a visit to Bordeaux (France), the area around Libourne, San Sebastian (Spain) and its surrounding villages. Restaurant recommendations came from Chowhound, google, tripadvisor ...

Emilia & Liguria Trip Report 2019

by _emilie_ 15 days ago

We just got back from a lovely trip through the Emilia part of Emilia-Romagna and the adjacent part of Liguria. As usual, recommendations from Chowhound, even quite old ones, were very helpful, so ...

Prague, Vienna, Budapest - (Vegetarian) Trip Review April 2019

by sobbuh 2 months ago

Spent a couple of days in each of the above three cities. Here's how I would rank our high-end meals, with a quick review : (Best) Mraz & Sohn (Vienna) World class, not too fussy or co...

Eating and drinking well in and around Senigallia, Marche

by vinoroma 2 years ago

Just came back from a last minute long weekend trip in Senigallia. We ate and drank exceptionally well, much better (and definitely cheaper) than in Rome, it seemed even. Here is our list and comme...

Restaurant Report - Montgomery, AL area

by pretender414 23 days ago

Not quite a trip report, since we've been here a few months, but here's a quick summary of some good restaurants to try in Montgomery, Alabama and the surrounding area: Wintzell's Oyster House -...

Barcelona Hit & Run

by MOREKASHA 8 days ago

I had a quick trip to Barcelona last week. 3 nights then bang, home again. Saturday night was at Igueldo. A modern take on Basque was what I was told. I had the Burgos morcilla with a chipotle past...

Paris, how sweet it is!

by TrishUntrapped 10 days ago

This is the companion piece to my First-timer's Trip Report. This one highlights the pastries, chocolates, and sweets we enjoyed, including a cone of chocolate mousse from a charming candy shop. ...

Portland Trip Report

by wanderlust21 10 days ago

I was in Portland in Spring 2019 here’s a brief rundown of my experience with specific dishes: Jacqueline - We ordered a few items. The standouts were the crab toast and the spot prawns. Spot p...

Portugal Trip Report

by demigodh 24 days ago

I'm about 2/3 of the way through my trip and wanted to share an update while I remember most of it. Being that I'm still on vacation I will keep this to the point. Sintra Incomun - Had tasting ...

12 days of Eating in Lisbon Part 1

by petek 21 days ago

Just got back from beautiful Lisbon and I have to say I've never eaten so well on vacation before! Some highlights. I was solo on this trip so I ate waaaay too much. *Manteigaria- excellent pas...

12 days in Lisbon Pt 2

by petek 20 days ago

These are in random order... *A Cevicheria- I know what you're thinking, why would I go to a ceviche restaurant in Lisbon?? Because it makes perfect since, perfect fresh seafood, abundant tale...

First-timer's trip report (long)

by TrishUntrapped 19 days ago

In a word, wow! Thank you to everyone for your tips and advice, it was very helpful. My husband and I spent one amazing week in Paris, staying at the Hotel d'Aubusson in the 6th. I had an extensive...

Trip Report - Lisbon and Porto - March 2019

by PenelopeWitherspoon 18 days ago

I am still writing up my trip report on another site, but I thought I would go ahead and start my trip report for Lisbon and Porto here. If you are interested in more than just the food, here is t...

Sushi Bonanza 2018

by just_ingest 6 months ago

[Warning - this is a long post and it’s entirely about sushi. If you don’t like sushi, you would do well to skip this!] Given the increased interest in sushi in recent years, and to thank variou...

Prima visits Maui, Kauai and Oahu

by prima 25 days ago

Thanks to all the current and past Chowhounds who helped me plan this trip. I'll post some favourites. I had written a long post that went missing before I hit post, so I'll add information in pie...

Miller Brothers

by UnConundrum 22 days ago

Started our annual visit with stopping in at Miller Brothers, formerly the Fisherman's Grill. Met Tom Miller who was apparently the chef at Fisherman's Grill, so the food is essentially the same. ...

Padova: The under-appreciated "Foodie" town

by AWG 1 month ago

Just returned from my second visit to Padova. It is a nice city with an amazing food market, and best of all, the town is not overrun with tourists. When bustling, it is the bustle of students, no...

Northern Italy, Holy Week, April 2019

by bsprout 29 days ago

We spent a lovely 11 days in Northern Italy just a a few weeks ago. I wanted to share with you where we ate, in case it is helpful to anyone, as so many of your suggestions have been to me in the ...

Bologna and the Piedmont

by eileenbf 1 month ago

Having just spent 4 days in Bologna on a 2 week northern Italy trip I thought I would write some comments on Bologna, since I have appreciated so much reading everyone else’s thoughts and gotten so...

3rd foodie trip to Barcelona report

by Belkisw 3 months ago

This was my third foodie trip to Barcelona - previous write up here: https://www.chowhound.com/post/september-barcelona-foodie-trip-detailed-review-1076270 On this trip we went back to Mont Bar...