Guides

All our guides including where to stay, where to eat, what to eat, what to pack, travel tips, and itineraries to our favorite food destinations: California, Hawaii, Italy, Mexico, and Spain.
Santa Ynez Valley: Central California's Wine Country Style | http://saltandwind.com

Santa Ynez Valley: Central California's Wine Country Style

Can we all agree on something? We travel for food first and foremost. Sure, the sites, resorts, beaches, and people are just as amazing but, if you’re like me, you travel to taste a place. I mean, that’s why you’re here on Salt & Wind, right? Because, like us, you’re always in search of the best meal a place has to offer and how to recreate it back home.

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Brooklyn, New York: Carroll Gardens Neighborhood Guide | http://saltandwind.com

Brooklyn, New York: Carroll Gardens Neighborhood Guide

That’s so “Brooklyn.” The world’s favorite borough has officially become an adjective, applied to everything from edgy fashion to flexible work schedules to hand crafted design. Yet beyond the omnipresent stereotype of Williamsburg’s “hipsters,” an entire borough of hidden charms awaits over in Carroll Gardens. 

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Brooklyn, New York: Carroll Gardens Neighborhood Guide | http://saltandwind.com

Brooklyn, New York: Carroll Gardens Neighborhood Guide

That’s so “Brooklyn.” The world’s favorite borough has officially become an adjective, applied to everything from edgy fashion to flexible work schedules to hand crafted design. Yet beyond the omnipresent stereotype of Williamsburg’s “hipsters,” an entire borough of hidden charms awaits over in Carroll Gardens. 

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Local Food: Here's What To Eat In Zurich {And Where To Eat It} | http://saltandwind.com

Local Food: Here's What To Eat In Zurich {And Where To Eat It}

Zurich totally surprised me (in a great way) when it came to food. Obviously, I expected lots of cheeses, chocolate, and wine but I didn’t really think much beyond that. After almost a week in this gorgeous city by the lake, I had no problem determining my favorite foods. These are foods you have to try when you visit Zurich.

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Local Food: Here's What To Eat In Zurich {And Where To Eat It} | http://saltandwind.com

Local Food: Here's What To Eat In Zurich {And Where To Eat It}

Zurich totally surprised me (in a great way) when it came to food. Obviously, I expected lots of cheeses, chocolate, and wine but I didn’t really think much beyond that. After almost a week in this gorgeous city by the lake, I had no problem determining my favorite foods. These are foods you have to try when you visit Zurich.

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Mari Jamadi Shares What To Pack For Hawaii | http://saltandwind.com

Mari Jamadi Shares What To Pack For Hawaii

When it comes to travel, packing separates the women from the gals. There are those who look as stylish on the road as they do at home and those ladies? They give us major style envy. So, we're asking them to give us a look inside their luggage to see what they take where. And we're starting with the Mari (aka Nomadic Habit).

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Colombia Travel Guide: Where To Eat, Drink, and Stay In Cartagena | http://saltandwind.com

Colombia Travel Guide: Where To Eat, Drink, and Stay In Cartagena

By now you know, Cartegna, Colombia is well worth a visit. Here is where to stay, what to do, and what to eat. 

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The Portuguese Islands You've Likely Never Heard Of | http://saltandwind.com

The Portuguese Islands You've Likely Never Heard Of

The Azores may just be Portugal’s best-kept secret. So secret in fact, that you can’t even spot it on Google maps unless you’re seriously zoomed in. It's well worth the visit and here is where to eat, stay, and visit on a trip to the Azores.

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Colombia Travel Guide: Where To Eat, Drink, and Stay In Cartagena | http://saltandwind.com

Colombia Travel Guide: Where To Eat, Drink, and Stay In Cartagena

By now you know, Cartegna, Colombia is well worth a visit. Here is where to stay, what to do, and what to eat. 

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The Portuguese Islands You've Likely Never Heard Of | http://saltandwind.com

The Portuguese Islands You've Likely Never Heard Of

The Azores may just be Portugal’s best-kept secret. So secret in fact, that you can’t even spot it on Google maps unless you’re seriously zoomed in. It's well worth the visit and here is where to eat, stay, and visit on a trip to the Azores.

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Colombia Travel Guide: Where To Eat, Drink, and Stay In Cartagena | http://saltandwind.com

Colombia Travel Guide: Where To Eat, Drink, and Stay In Cartagena

By now you know, Cartegna, Colombia is well worth a visit. Here is where to stay, what to do, and what to eat. 

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The 10 Ways Zurich Won Me Over | http://saltandwind.com

The 10 Ways Zurich Won Me Over

Switzerland is as sweet as its chocolate—a total charmer. Crisscrossing the country, from the ice blue lakes and jagged mountains to cows everywhere, the place can seem Photoshopped. What I didn’t know? Zurich is equally amazing.

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