Richard McGeown: The Chef Who Cooked the Test-Tube Burger

Richard McGeown: The Chef Who Cooked the Test-Tube Burger

Unless you chose this week to disconnect from the World Wide Web, then you most probably came across the news that the world’s first test-tube burger was cooked and then eaten. Cultured Beef, meat created by painlessly harvesting muscle cells from a living cow, was created by Professor Mark Post of Maastricht University, in the […]

Hakone, Japan: Where the Spa Facilities Look Like a Drinks Menu

Hakone, Japan: Where the Spa Facilities Look Like a Drinks Menu

Spas – You either love them or hate them. Which is perfectly understandable as not everyone is comfortable in small rooms filled with wet, near naked individuals they don’t know. But what if the spa had a little extra to keep you happy – say some sake, coffee, green tea, or even a nice glass […]

Marrakech: Eating for the Less Adventurous

Marrakech: Eating for the Less Adventurous

“The people here drive crazy.” The words, delivered by the man entrusted to get us from the airport to the hotel, were punctuated by horn beeps, people swerves, and a decent amount of hand gesturing. The taxi van had just bounced through the medina’s pinkish walls and passed between the famous Jemaa el-Fnaa and the […]