$10/day food budget in Sydney, Australia. Hear me out… 

As a backpacker, you're trying to cut costs wherever possible, which will enable you to keep travelling longer. Food and drink can be expensive, especially in big cities, and it's easy to spend more than you'd planned if you don't keep track. Setting yourself a daily or weekly budget is an easy way to monitor... Continue Reading →

Le Chic Shack

Canada is only 150 years old, but it has a broad range of food joints, incorporating cultures from all over the world. Cards are accepted at most places you'll eat, aside from street vendors. Tipping is customary for any kind of table service, even just a beer at the bar. Standard tipping is 15-20%. Le... Continue Reading →

Coffee & Coconuts

Coffee & Coconuts – €€ – 9/10 Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner Ceintuurbaan 282-284, 1072 GK Located a bit further out of town, so worth getting a tram or cycling to. Walking distance from Stedelijk, Van Gogh and Rijksmuseum, and close to the Heineken experience. We heard about this restaurant through our Kiwi mate, Mike. He... Continue Reading →

“Yolanda, be cool”

Ally and I had gone to meet her Uncle Kurt, for a late breakfast in Orangeville. Angel's Diner was exactly the way American diners look in the movies to us Brits: red booth seats, race flag flooring and neon lights. It could've been the set for the opening scene of Pulp Fiction for all I... Continue Reading →

Downtown Burger

Downtown Burger – €€ – 3/10 Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner Nieuwmarkt 26, 1012 CS After having a great experience at De Bekeerde Suster the night before, we decided to head back to the same strip as there were quite a few restaurants we liked the look of and wanted to try out. Most of the restaurants were... Continue Reading →

De Bekeerde Suster

De Bekeerde Suster – €€ – 8/10 Lunch – Dinner Kloveniersburgwal 6, 1012 CT Great restaurant-bar right on the canal in central Amsterdam. Old pub style interior and outside terrace seating for people watching on a warm summer evening. We highly recommend the 4 beer tasting board (€9.95) from an extensive selection, including some from their in-house... Continue Reading →

Greenwoods Singel

Greenwoods Singel – €€ – 8/10 Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner Singel 103, 1012 VG One of our favourite spots for breakfast was Greenwoods, as it was so close to where we were staying, and right on the canal. Being English, I have a pretty high standard when it comes to cooked breakfast, and this... Continue Reading →

Coffee Club

Coffee Club - ££ - 7/10 Breakfast - Lunch - Dinner 44 Poole Road, Bournemouth, BH4 9DZ Great quality service and tasty food. Lots of outdoor seating on the L-shaped terrace, right on the high street, so good for people watching if you don't mind the cars also driving past. The menu provides a variety to... Continue Reading →

PIQNIQ

PIQNIQ - € - 7/10 Brunch - Lunch Lindengracht 59 hs, 1015 KC  Located in central Amsterdam, roughly 15 minute walk from Central Station, PIQNIQ is a new, unique way to have lunch. The menu consists of items such as soups, sandwiches, quiches and cakes, as well as a selection of tea, coffee and fruit... Continue Reading →

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