Catalonia has much to offer to a curious traveller. Besides the popular city of Barcelona or the crowded beaches of Costa Brava, there are countless beautiful spots all around the region. The only thing you’ll have to do is grab a map and discover the most rural soul of Catalonia. We’re living in Barcelona since more … More Alta Garrotxa, exploring the rural heart of Catalonia.
At Freaky Foody we are totally obsessed by winterish moods, and summer is definitely not our favourite season. Especially now that we are back to the hot and muggy Mediterranean weather. We have to admit that Barcelona´s summer is not to blame at all. Actually, it is possibly one of the best city in Europe … More Explore the North throug a Cooking Book
Here we are, planning our next holidays. This year it has been kind of complicated because there are so many places we want to visit but our budget is not as wide as the whole world. We started with the idea of going to Mama Africa. We had been advised to not travel by our … More Next Destination: Vietnam
A kind of strange little trio has recently come back from their Round-the-World-Trip. The little monkey Macuto has eventually achieved to convince its two friends, Antonella and Miguel, an Italian-Spanish couple, who are a bit too lazy (at least according to Macuto) to leave for this adventurous trip around the globe. Leaving their secure and … More Interview to Capitan Macuto
Once upon a time, we were living in London. Wandering around the city center, we were attracted by the strangest places around. Between them, there was a small restaurant for Japanese food called Tokyo Diner. We’ve been there several times, and I can proudly tell you that we tried almost all of their dishes on … More Finding Doraemon
Recently a Freaky Foody’s friend – Zach from Greece – went to Iceland…and we were so courious about this country that we asked him to share with all of us something about his experience! Enjoy the reading! “You must be crazy!” These were the first words that came out of my mouth when my best … More Iceland: a trip that you will never forget
Once a friend of us claimed that she was affected by a strange kind of illness: London. Apparently she has to go there at least once per year, otherwise she gets nostalgic. Well, we are probably as much London freak as our beloved friend. That’s why in less than 24 hours will be visiting the … More London is always calling
Few days ago I’ve applied to a two-weeks writing scholarship in the Balkans promoted by World Nomads. I wrote a short story about the first time I crossed the ocean to reach Paolo in Buenos Aires. If any of you out there is curious to read it you will find it here. Enjoy! … More Fingers crossed!
In our freaky hearts there’s a little special place for this peculiar city. Yes, Bologna is quite peculiar. In Italy we have different nicknames for this city: Bologna the Fat (soon you’ll understand why!) Bologna the Erudite (its university is the oldest in the world, being settled on 1088!) and Bologna the Red (some say because … More Bologna. A gastronomic dossier
We are not alone in the world of food freaks. There are many of them out there and we found one of the most inspiring person among this international community: Vittoria, founder of Vittoria’s Secret Recipes. Vittoria is Italian, she comes from a beautiful and unfortunately unknown southern region called Calabria. A must-visit for every gastronomic … More Interview with Vittoria’s Secret Recipes