Uganda Food Guide: 17 Must-Try Dishes for Your Visit
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Uganda Food Guide: 17 Must-Try Dishes for Your Visit

Curious about what Ugandan food is like? In this Uganda Food Guide, you’ll learn about breakfast, lunch, and dinner – and sauces, desserts, and beverages from around the country – with 10 videos that include recipes and tips for preparing your own. You’ll also learn about the three places to try local food. Uganda Food…

7 Best Portable Water Filters & Travel Purifiers: 7 Factors Compared
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7 Best Portable Water Filters & Travel Purifiers: 7 Factors Compared

If you’re traveling to rural areas abroad, you need to decide how you’ll filter your water supply. In this huge guide, you’ll learn how to choose the best portable water filter and purifier for your travels. We include factors to consider, plus common water risks, and answer commonly asked questions about water. How to Choose…

9 Ecuador Beverages You’ll Want to Drink: Horchata, Canelazo, Colada Morada…
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9 Ecuador Beverages You’ll Want to Drink: Horchata, Canelazo, Colada Morada…

Are you taking a trip to Ecuador? Or maybe just looking for some classic Latino flavors? Here are nine Ecuador beverages to check out: 9 Ecuador Beverages You Need to Try Right Now! For me, one of the best things about exploring a new place is trying all the local cuisine I can get my hands on. It’s…

9 Must-Try Ecuador Fruits: Naranjilla, Ice Cream Bean, Tuna…
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9 Must-Try Ecuador Fruits: Naranjilla, Ice Cream Bean, Tuna…

Are you planning a trip to Ecuador? Then you need to know these 9 awesome Ecuador fruits. While there are more – these are the must-try fruits (and not surprisingly, my favorites). Enjoy! Ecuador has all kinds of unique food, from soups and meat dishes to amazing fruits and desserts. Here, you’ll learn about some of…

13 Tasty Facts About Golden Berries: Andean Uvilla Fruit
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13 Tasty Facts About Golden Berries: Andean Uvilla Fruit

In this post, you’ll learn about the delicious golden berry (uvilla fruit) originally from Peru and Ecuador. Now, the tasty Physalis peruviana can be found around the world. Here’s how to eat them, where to find them, and the health benefits of this superfood.  While the uvilla fruit is known by many names (including ground…

Egg Storage in Ecuador: Do Eggs Have to be Refrigerated?
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Egg Storage in Ecuador: Do Eggs Have to be Refrigerated?

Why aren’t eggs in Ecuador refrigerated? In this post, you’ll learn how to store eggs in Ecuador and the rest of Latin America. Why Aren’t Eggs in Ecuador Refrigerated? The short answer is that Eggs aren’t refrigerated in Ecuador because it isn’t necessary. In this post, you’ll learn why it’s different in Ecuador compared to the United…

Cuy in Ecuador: How to Eat Guinea Pig
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Cuy in Ecuador: How to Eat Guinea Pig

Cuy is a traditional dish – a delicacy – in Ecuador. And yes, cuy are guinea pigs. In this post, I share my experience visiting a cuy farm and eating fresh roasted cuy. I also share my thoughts on adapting to new cultures. Culture. What’s the first thing you think of when you hear that word? Perhaps…

11 Facts About Ecuadorian Chicha (Saliva-Fermented Yuca Drink)
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11 Facts About Ecuadorian Chicha (Saliva-Fermented Yuca Drink)

You’ve likely heard of chicha – the chew-and-spit alcoholic drink made in Ecuador’s amazon region. Here’s what you need to know about Ecuadorian chicha. In this post, you’ll learn about Ecuadorian chicha – but first, here’s what’s involved in making it. Please remember to keep an open mind. This is an important tradition of a…

What do People in Ecuador Eat? My Favorite 16 Foods
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What do People in Ecuador Eat? My Favorite 16 Foods

So, what do people in Ecuador eat? In this post. you’ll learn about 16 typical dishes in Ecuador. What Do People In Ecuador Eat? My Favorite 16 There are so many wonderful things about Ecuador – the scenery, the people and the culture. A big part of Ecuadorian culture is their food, passed down for…

How to Order Food in Spanish (Simple Restaurant Phrases, Questions)
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How to Order Food in Spanish (Simple Restaurant Phrases, Questions)

Planning a trip and not sure how to order food in Spanish? In this post and video, you’ll learn the basics of ordering food in Spanish. Prefer a printed list? Jump to the end of the post for 11 Spanish phrases to use at a restaurant. How to Order Food in Spanish Ordering food at…