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Shalom to Tel Aviv! The city that never sleeps..

Posted 3 years, 6 months ago in SFYN Weekends

Shalom and welcome to Tel Aviv. For Israelis this is the city that never sleeps. From the beach to the small streets and neighborhoods, you can find great food, bars and cafes. One post is too short for the amazing culinary scene happening in Tel Aviv, but this is the best for one weekend with us.

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An introduction to SFYN Bay Area

Posted 3 years, 6 months ago in SFYN Blogs

Hello from California! We are SFYN Bay Area, located in a place where there are farmer’s markets everyday, “cosmetically-challenged” produce sold at a lower cost, community gardens and food education programs in many public schools. Some might even call it a “foodie’s paradise,” although I’d like to steer clear from the term ‘foodie’ due to it’s highbrow association. Food is universal and should be accessible to all.

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Find the best tastes of Prague!

Posted 3 years, 6 months ago in SFYN Weekends

Going to Prague for a weekend? Are you passionate about food? Well, here are some tips of how to get the best out of the hipster food scene of one of the most beautiful cities in middle Europe – Praha.

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A new view on shopping for food

Posted 3 years, 6 months ago in SFYN Blogs

Coming from Newfoundland, Canada, a thickly wooded island in the cold Atlantic which we nicknamed “The Rock”, I have not had a lot of experience in the past with local, fresh markets. With 6 months of winter every year, conditions are far from ideal for farming or maintaining a personal vegetable garden. My whole life, the large majority of the food I ate came from Dominion, a branch of the largest Canadian food retailer, Loblaws. A trip to the grocery store was always a chore, a weekly necessity that my mother grumbled over as it took up her Saturday afternoons.

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A little note for Istanbul from an Istanbulite

Posted 3 years, 7 months ago in SFYN Weekends

Unfortunately, there is no possible way to tell about her all at once. Even while the city makers are constantly working on the big make over, you can still discover the reality of this heritage by being in the center of it.

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