Articles Tagged ‘farmers market’

Postcard Perfect: San Francisco’s Ferry Building

Postcard Perfect: San Francisco’s Ferry Building March 1, 2012 | Postcard Perfect | Read More
San Francisco’s Ferry Building is an incredible combination of scenic views and culinary treasures. Located directly on the water, it affords pristine views of the Bay Bridge, Alcatraz, and the East Bay. Although ferries do still leave from its pier, the real highlight is the food – the interior...

LA’s Famed Farmers Market Looks to Set Up Shop in LAX

LA’s Famed Farmers Market Looks to Set Up Shop in LAX March 30, 2011 | Travel News | Read More
It can definitely be hard to find something quick and healthy on the go at airports. Sometimes you just want a piece of fresh fruit to snack on instead of a slice of pizza or cheeseburger. As reported at Jaunted, the original Farmers Market has plans to set up shop in Terminal 5 of LAX where they would...

Future of Green Foodie Travel? Farmer’s Market Wine

Future of Green Foodie Travel? Farmer’s Market Wine August 23, 2010 | Food Lovers, Travel News | Read More
For all you vino-sippers and farmer’s market junkies, you can now get the best of both worlds: a new law in Massachusetts states that local wineries will be allowed to sell their products at farmer’s markets. Local farmers will be able to apply for temporary liquor licenses to both sell wine...

The Covert Foodie: Underground Farmers’ Markets

The Covert Foodie: Underground Farmers’ Markets June 28, 2010 | Food Lovers, Offbeat | Read More
Farmers markets are a foodie’s best friend.  Fanatical farmers and food producers come out of the woodwork to sell you their most outrageous heirloom tomatoes, their free-est range meats, their local-est honey, and the freshest cut flowers. You pile these precious finds into your resusable grocery...

Photo Friday: Purple Babies

Photo Friday: Purple Babies May 22, 2009 | Los Angeles, Photo Friday | Read More
In which NileGuide destination was this photo taken? UPDATE 5/26: Believe it or not, the photo was taken at the Hollywood Farmers’ Market in Los Angeles. Each Sunday morning this area is taken over by merchants selling everything from produce to handmade baskets. (See more Photo Friday fun here) Photo...

A Veggie Lover in Portland, Oregon

A Veggie Lover in Portland, Oregon May 21, 2009 | Gear Guide, Portland | Read More
Meet Jane. Jane loves vegetables (or, if she’s pretending to be a classy broad from the UK, “veg”). A seasoned traveler, Jane has learned over the years how to incorporate her love of leafy greens, fruits and root vegetables into her trips as well as her daily life. See how a veggie...

Going green on Oahu: How to have big fun with a small impact

Going green on Oahu: How to have big fun with a small impact April 21, 2009 | Eco-Travel, Hawaii | Read More
Aside from the hustle and bustle of Honolulu, Oahu has some amazing and eco-friendly places of interest that visitors should not miss.  From under water adventures to hiking in the Ko’olau mountains, experiencing the greener part of Oahu is not only easy to imagine, but also easy to do. One must-see...