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Travel resources, tips, and guides to our favorite food places to travel including California, Hawaii, Italy, Mexico, and Spain.
Camogli Fish Festival: Taking A Look At One Of Italy's Traditional Food Festivals | http://saltandwind.com

Camogli Fish Festival: Taking A Look At One Of Italy's Traditional Food Festivals

Picture it: an Italian village, set along a rocky coast, with a rainbow of pastel buildings, and walking trails that overlook the sea. A town on par with the postcard-perfect towns of Cinque Terre, but without the crowds and specializing in great seafood. Say hello to Camogli. 

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Local Food: What To Eat {And Where} In San Francisco | http://saltandwind.com

Local Food: What To Eat {And Where} In San Francisco

New restaurants may be popping up left and right in San Francisco, but here are some of our favorite iconic dishes to eat at classic SF establishments.

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Cook These Classic Italian Recipes When Dreaming Of Italy | http://saltandwind.com

Cook These Classic Italian Recipes When Dreaming Of Italy

It’s no secret that we love Italy, so we travel there as often as we can. But, we can’t always hop a flight at a moment's notice. The next best thing? Cooking these classic Italian recipes, inviting friends over, and daydreaming about travel. 

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Live Like A Local In Burgundy | http://saltandwind.com

Live Like A Local In Burgundy

Lisa Samuel has given us her roadmap to the perfect itinerary in the Burgundy region of France to fit the daydream into a vacation-sized package. 

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Marinated Salumi Sandwich | http://saltandwind.com

Marinated Salumi Sandwich

We'll admit it: we're major fan girls of Giada DiLaurentiis because, well, tbh, we feel like we relate to her. We too are from California, we too love all things Italy, and our cooking is very much inspired by both places. So it's no surprise that we swooned when we saw her newest book, Giada’s I...

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Everything You Need To Know About Spanish Tapas | http://saltandwind.com

Everything You Need To Know About Spanish Tapas

You know what tapas are but do you know how to order them? From keeping your raciones straight from your pintxos and your gambas from your patatas, here's everything you need to know. 

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Here's How To Drink Vermouth Like A Spaniard | http://saltandwind.com

Here's How To Drink Vermouth Like A Spaniard

In Spain, vermouth isn't just relegated to cocktails but a drink outright on its own. Here's everything you need to know from the history of vermouth to how its made and where to enjoy in on your next trip to Spain. 

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San Francisco To Palm Springs: The Ultimate Long Weekend California Road Trip Itinerary | http://saltandwind.com

San Francisco To Palm Springs: The Ultimate Long Weekend California Road Trip Itinerary

Our home state of California is one of our favorite places to travel, but we think you’d need to do to a week-long road trip to do it justice. Ana Kamin proved us wrong when she went on a weekend road trip that hit some of the state’s major highlights so we asked her to recreate the itinerary for you.

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San Francisco To Palm Springs: The Ultimate Long Weekend California Road Trip Itinerary | http://saltandwind.com

San Francisco To Palm Springs: The Ultimate Long Weekend California Road Trip Itinerary

Our home state of California is one of our favorite places to travel, but we think you’d need to do to a week-long road trip to do it justice. Ana Kamin proved us wrong when she went on a weekend road trip that hit some of the state’s major highlights so we asked her to recreate the itinerary for you.

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Local Food: What To Eat {And Where} In Baja California  | http://saltandwind.com

Local Food: What To Eat {And Where} In Baja California

We here at Salt & Wind have been salivating over Baja California for some time now. So we figured it high time to tell you what to eat (and where). 

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Must-Eat Local Food: Classic Dishes To Eat In Hawaii | http://saltandwind.com

Must-Eat Local Food: Classic Dishes To Eat In Hawaii

Next time you head to Hawaii, go after this hit list of must-eat dishes in Hawaii.

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Charred Asparagus With Requeson And Mexican Dukkah | http://saltandwind.com

Charred Asparagus With Requeson And Mexican Dukkah

In this super simple salad, pencil-thin asparagus are charred on a grill then tossed with a quick lime and olive oil combo. The twist I added was making a twist on Egyptian dukkah (a seed-herb-nut mix used for dipping bread) and used classic Mexican ingredients like cumin, Mexican oregano, pistachios, and almonds. The dish then gets finished with the best requeson (ie ricotta) you can find and a few nasturtium leaves.

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