The 25 Best Vegetarian-Friendly Restaurants in Cape Town

Cape Town is foodie heaven! In this beautiful city you can enjoy a creative, international mix of cuisines at world-class restaurants or casual food markets, many of which use locally grown produce and serve excellent wine from the nearby Cape Winelands. Good vegetarian options are easy to find and we ate very well during our two months in the city.

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Where to Eat in the Barolo Wine Region, Piemonte

Barolo is a small wine region in the Langhe area of Piemonte in northern Italy. Of course, people come here for the wine, but there are many more reasons to visit including the delicious food. The Slow Food movement originated nearby and this is a region that takes its food seriously. Expect to spend hours savouring multiple courses of rich dishes featuring fresh truffles, egg pasta, delicious cheeses, and local hazelnuts, all accompanied by glasses of the superb wines.

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A Day of Eating in Varenna, Lake Como

Varenna is one of the prettiest towns on Lake Como in Italy. Its colourful houses tumble down the mountainside and the streets are narrow cobbled staircases that lead to the lake. We had heard that Varenna was a quieter alternative to popular Bellagio across the lake, but on the first weekend in September, tiny Varenna was crowded with visitors during the day (the mornings and evenings are quieter).

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