Destinations

Travel resources, tips, and guides to our favorite food places to travel including California, Hawaii, Italy, Mexico, and Spain.
Hibiscus Berry Mezcal Ginger Margaritas | http://saltandwind.com

Hibiscus Berry Mezcal Ginger Margaritas

It's Cinco De Mayo eve, which means it's decision time, amigos! Which margarita are you going to make!?!? This year we're all about this smoky, tart, and sweet Hibiscus Berry Mezcal Ginger Margarita!

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48 Hour Digital Detox At The Fairmont Grand Del Mar | http://saltandwind.com

48 Hour Digital Detox At The Fairmont Grand Del Mar

Your to do list is never-ending, you incessantly scroll through Insta to see who has posted lately, and the news alerts just won’t stop. And you’ve developed an eye twitch that you swear wasn’t there before. It’s time for a Digital Detox. 

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Beet Chilaquiles with Crumbly Herb Cheese and Fried Eggs | http://saltandwind.com

Beet Chilaquiles with Crumbly Herb Cheese and Fried Eggs

When I traveled to Baja California Alta, I was smitten on our very first meal upon crossing the border. The last thing I thought I’d find in Tijuana was Alma Verde, an organic juice bar serving excellent coffee and the most gorgeous plate of beet chilaquiles I’d ever seen — so, obviously, I had to recreate it stat!

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24 Hour Itinerary: Long Beach, California with Beth Manos Brickey | http://saltandwind.com

24 Hour Itinerary: Long Beach, California with Beth Manos Brickey

Beth Manos Brickey, the talent (recipes, photography, design!) behind Tasty Yummies — her gluten-free, real food website — takes us around her much-loved, new-ish hometown, Long Beach, California.

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LA Guide: Picasso And Rivera at LACMA | http://saltandwind.com

LA Guide: Picasso And Rivera at LACMA

What I learned on my last visit to Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA): Pablo Picasso and Diego Rivera had a tumultuous relationship that would today be summed up as, “it’s complicated.” 

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24 Hour Itinerary: Florence, Italy With Aida Mollenkamp | http://saltandwind.com

24 Hour Itinerary: Florence, Italy With Aida Mollenkamp

Our aperitivo-loving Editor-In-Chief and one-time Florence expat invites us along as she heads out on One Perfect Day in Florence, Italy. 

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Weekend Road Trip: Tasting the “Other” California Coast In Baja California Alta | http://saltandwind.com

Weekend Road Trip: Tasting the “Other” California Coast In Baja California Alta

Baja California has been one of Mexico's best-kept culinary secrets but is getting its moment in the sun. These are a few must-stop places should you head south of the border. 

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Smoky Vegetarian Breakfast Burrito | http://saltandwind.com

Smoky Vegetarian Breakfast Burrito

It's getting pretty ridiculous: I'm way too frequent a flyer at the coffee shop near my house. And, no, it's not for the coffee. I mean, the coffee is totally fine but it's all about the Breakfast Burrito for me. I never knew I could like a Breakfast Burrito sooo much until I tried the Smoky Brekfast Burrito at Cofax Coffee. 

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Smoky Vegetarian Breakfast Burrito | http://saltandwind.com

Smoky Vegetarian Breakfast Burrito

It's getting pretty ridiculous: I'm way too frequent a flyer at the coffee shop near my house. And, no, it's not for the coffee. I mean, the coffee is totally fine but it's all about the Breakfast Burrito for me. I never knew I could like a Breakfast Burrito sooo much until I tried the Smoky Brekfast Burrito at Cofax Coffee. 

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Wake Up Juice {Carrot, Orange, Pineapple Juice} | http://saltandwind.com

Wake Up Juice {Carrot, Orange, Pineapple Juice}

We live by the philosophy that every rule has an exception  and one such exception was at Rancho Pescadero where we fell head-over-heels for this juice. A little sweet, totally refreshing, and just enough ginger to get you going, it was the ideal way to start our mornings there.

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Shrimp and Watermelon Ceviche | http://saltandwind.com

Shrimp and Watermelon Ceviche

We first came across this ceviche on our trip to Rancho Pescadero and we're totally obsessed. This watermelon shrimp ceviche has all the hallmarks of Baja cuisine but with the unexpected heat from not one but two chiles, a little coconut water for sweetness, and tons of fresh herbs and is our favorite cocktail hour appetizer right now!

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24 Hour Itinerary: Dublin, Ireland With Donal Skehan | http://saltandwind.com

24 Hour Itinerary: Dublin, Ireland With Donal Skehan

Walk around Dublin with Dublin native, Donal Skehan, and you'll be stopped every two seconds by his adoring fans. And it's easy to understand why: the cook, author, and TV personality has a loyal social media following, a huge YouTube presence, and his personality is infectious. He's constantly on the go but we wanted to know what he'd do on a rare day off in Dublin. 

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