Le Tour de France avec Culture Bites. Stages 17-19.

Stage 17: Berne to Finhaut – Emosson. 184.5km Back on the road today after the rest day yesterday. Starting off in Berne cheese is very much the order of the day. Switzerland is home to over 450 different types of cheese with “emmental” cheese ranking as one of...

Le Tour de France avec Culture Bites Stages 13 – 16

Stage 13: Bourg – Saint – Andeol to La Caverne du Pont-d’ Arc. 37.5 km Time trial day over some stunning scenery today and a great chance to enjoy some Cotes du Rhone wine. The Rhone region only exports about 28% of its harvest every year but if you can get your...

Le Tour de France avec Culture Bites. Stages 10-12.

Stage 10: Escaldes – Engordany to Revel. 197km. So after a well deserved rest day yesterday we are off again on another gruelling mountain stage. As we leave Andorra behind you should start your enjoyment of Le Tour with some local cold cuts and if you’re in a...

Le Tour de France avec Culture Bites Days 6 – 9.

Day 6: Arpajon – sur – Cere  –  Montauban Yesterday we had our first climbing stage of this year’s tour and already the peleton has large time gaps in it. We’re heading into the Pyrenees now so the riders will be stocking up on the carbs before they...

Le Tour de France avec Culture Bites day 4 and 5.

Today’s racing starts in Saumur which as well as being the home for Saumur wine is also home to the Saumur cricket club where Mick Jagger is honourary president. The race passes by the Distillerie Combier where in 1834 triple sec was created. Absinthe is also produced here...

Le Tour de France avec Culture Bites Days 1-3

Normandy will be the host of the first few days of this years tour which is great news for lovers of apples, soft cheese and lamb. Day 1: Mont – Saint – Michel will provide one of the most iconic backdrops for Le Grand Depart today. This particular region is famous...

Le tour de France avec Culture Bites 1

We may be the go to travel agency for Asian food adventures but that doesn’t stop us looking over to our friends in Europe to see what they are upto. Europe in the summer is one of planet earths greatest gifts and no better is this spectacle showcased than at one of the sporting...

Culture Bites Chef Experiences are now live.

Food travel is a thriving industry now. Whether its joining in a 3 hour food tour around the streets of Amsterdam or indulging your passion for Asian food on an intensive 10 day cooking and eating experience through Vietnam, there are countless options to feed your inquisitive...

7 mistakes to avoid when planning your food holiday. by James Pelham

1. Lack of preparation Time is short for us all thesedays. One of the major problems when it comes to holidays is the lack of preparation time we have. You may sit down with the family or friends over the Christmas period and plan your trips for the year but before you know ...

What is a Hawker Centre?

What is a hawker centre? We’ve been lucky to welcome guests from all over the world at Singabites and a common question we always get asked is “What is a hawker centre?” A brief simple answer would be to describe Singapore’s hawker centres as food courts, but this only scratches...
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