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!


Rome Trip Report July 2019

by alantz21 3 months ago

Santo Palato We chose Santo Palato for our first evening in Rome because we were there on a Sunday night and it was one of the few restaurants open near (ish) the city center. Since the majority o...

West/northwest Scotland trip review

by Belkisw 10 days ago

Given the lack of up-to-date information on chowhound about food in Scotland, thought I would write up our last trip in Oct. 2019. We flew into Glasgow and drove up to Glencoe, stopping at Monac...

Barcelona 4th foodie trip report

by Belkisw 10 days ago

I suggest folks who are interested refer to my previous posts here: https://www.chowhound.com/post/september-barcelona-foodie-trip-detailed-review-1076270 https://www.chowhound.com/post/3rd-foodi...

San Miguel De Allende... very brief food notes

by erica 3 years ago

I’ve just returned from a 17-day Mexican visit, split between San Miguel de Allende and Michoacan. There is not much recent info here on San Miguel eating, so I will offer a few brief notes on the...

2019 Piemonte Dining Report (with bonus visit to Emilia Romagna)

by henjef85 14 days ago

Our visit to Italy in late June and early July this year was marred by the negative North Atlantic oscillation and I learned how heat inhibits the appetite for food and drink. But, my view remains...

Paris with baby and toddler

by joliecat 19 days ago

Hi all Have used chow hound as my go to resource for travelling the last few years. Thought I would contribute back! Recently did Paris with a 9 month old and almost 3 year old for 10 days. Here ...

A magical drive to The Lost Kitchen, Freedom, Maine...

by gutreactions 2 years ago

This past May, self-taught Chef Erin French, proprietor of The Lost Kitchen located in rural Freedom, Maine, published her first cookbook. It piqued our curiosity. We had heard almost mystical stor...

Trip Report Budapest, Vienna, Prague, Berlin, Krakow

by SueFH 1 month ago

Will update as reportable things occur, Arrived in Budapest today and had a meh dinner at Mazel Tov. I can wee what it’s popular: gorgeous decor, cool menu with vegan stuff, nice cocktails. We l...

7 Dinners... and 7 Lunches: Trip Report

by davidcotyalex 1 month ago

Well back home and still shining in the glow of a most wonderful week in Paris with my wife .... our first trip in forever as just a couple ... and we're still married after it all!! lol We had ...

Trip report: Cafe Society

by davidcotyalex 30 days ago

Ok one last excuse for snaps .... one thing I absolutely love about Paris is the cafe society that is so evident at every turn.

New Orleans Trip Report September 2019

by slvrspoon1 1 month ago

ok, 3 days with the wife... not too planned. 1. Jacques Imo's - dinner. solid solid meal alligator cheesecake, gulf fish with a sweet glazed sauce, possibly the best corn muffins + sweet pota...

Le Chardenoux

by davidcotyalex 1 month ago

Just wanted to single this one out as by far the best meal of the trip ... from start to finish! While we both found Aux Bon Crus amazing last night, along with Kevin the nicest of hosts who too...

Cote d'Azur Trip Report - Early September 2019 (short)

by sam1 1 month ago

After 4 nights in St. Remy, we drove back towards Nice for a quick 36 hours in the area. We stayed in Eze. Last time we visited was 2015 when we stayed in Menton. Considering our brief stay, Eze wa...

Sicily trip debrief (w bonus Rome content)

by NY350GT 1 month ago

Given there is a lack of resources on restaurants in Sicily figured I'd share a writeup I did on the back of our recent 12-day trip. General notes: The restaurants below are listed in the sam...

L'Oiseau Blanc

by davidcotyalex 1 month ago

What a (mostly) wonderful experience! And while we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves, I have to think the real magic happens at night with equally stellar views of both the Eiffel Tower and Sacre Cour. ...

What's been your best culinary encounter this summer?

by gutreactions 1 month ago

Summer is not officially over until Sept. 22, but I was wondering what interesting summer culinary experiences Chowhounds have had this season. Could have been during a trip, at a local farmers mar...

Denver Trip Report, Summer 2019

by patsully 1 month ago

Earlier this summer my wife and I took a trip to Denver, staying for five days. We built the trip around a concert at Red Rocks and stayed at The Ramble Hotel specifically because of the presence o...

Norway Eats: Trondheim, Bergen and Oslo

by sarafinadh 2 years ago

We did a 3 week tour of Norway and this is the journal of the dining experiences. Norway has some really exceptional offerings. We found great meals in every city we visited, some super spendy, som...

Sushi Bonanza 2018

by just_ingest 9 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...