If sweets are just what the doctor ordered then Dr. Sweety, the happy candy clinic in Ghent, Belgium, has everything needed to fill your prescription. Clear cases of sweet, sour, and colourful candy line the walls of Dr. Sweety and their vibrant rainbow hues offset the stark white interior of the shop. Colour, texture, and […]
There are an estimated 650 cafes in the Belgian city of Ghent. But there is one that is more special than the rest – Cafe Folklore. Neither big nor modern, this homely beer cafe is a place where regulars sing along to the jukebox, beer paraphernalia adorns the walls and the owner and his family […]
Outside, the window was full of TripAdvisor and travel awards. But it wasn’t the boastful stickers that convinced us to step inside – it was the reputation. Amadeus is the place to go for ribs – if the reviewers are to be believed. So much so that Belgium and in particular Ghent, have several of […]
Why Go? Lonely Planet named it “Europe’s best kept secret” and a must see destination in 2011. National Geographic Traveler Magazine listed it as the most authentic historic city in the world. And Ghent truly is a city that comes to life after sunset and has more food options than a supermarket. When to Go […]
What is Travel Gluttons?
Travel Gluttons is about finding good local food around the world and understanding how to eat it.
We’re here to help make sure you don’t go hungry while travelling, to show you exactly how to tackle that unusual dish without looking like a fool, and to help you enjoy the culture of a location through its food.