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Maple Syrup: Quebec’s Liquid Gold

Maple syrup might just be the sweetest thing about Quebec. La belle province produces a whopping 71% of the world’s supply, with 65 million pounds of this liquid gold stored in a Fort Knox-like “strategic reserve.” The highlight of syrup production is the sugaring off, when the sap runs. The…

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How NOT to Eat in Florence, Italy

As someone who believes in stumbling upon great places, I decided to ditch the guide books/blogs/local advice, and plunged straight into Florence. Big mistake. Stepping out of the magnificent Santa Maria Novella Railway Station… I wended my way through the crowded streets of the city…asking for directions to  The Gallery…

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