Some people assume American food represents one nationalized, homogenized cuisine. But significant regional differences exist. These differences are grounded in a rich history of indigenous and Old World cuisine traditions and regional ingredients and techniques. Here are some fantastic American eats to give a try on your next family vacation stateside.
When it comes to fantastic, family-friendly destinations, there’s a world of domestic possibilities. Whether you’re looking for a five-star getaway to a family farm in America’s Heartland or longing for a rustic excursion in the wide-open Wild West, we’ve got you covered. We’ve also got the inside scoop on some of the most luxurious oceanfront resorts in the American Southeast. Keep reading for more about the best US travel destinations of 2020.
Isabel Orozco-Moore showcases delicious Mexican food recipes at her blog Isabel Eats. A first-generation Mexican-American, Isabel grew up eating authentic, home-cooked Mexican cuisine every day. It wasn’t until she grew up and moved out, however, that she developed a deep appreciation for the fantastic food she’d eaten daily (and taken for granted). Here’s her take on crafting Mexican cuisine and the recipe she whips up when she’s got a serious craving for a sweet treat.
Ana Frias is a food photographer and blogger who shares her love of authentic Mexican food with readers on her blog Muy Delish. Born and raised in Sonora, Mexico, her recipes are inspired by her native country and include both healthy eats and some truly indulgent treats. From Papas con Huevos to authentic Ceviche de Pescado, you’ll find plenty of delicious ways to spice up your dinner table. We recently sat down with Ana to discuss Mexican cuisine and her favorite recipes.
Did you know that Mexico’s Baja Peninsula measures nearly as long as the entire West Coast of the United States? From Todos Santos to La Paz, Baja remains among Mexico’s great family vacation destinations. What to do in Baja on a family vacation? Kid-friendly activities prove plentiful, including swimming with whale sharks in the bay, learning more about gray whales at the atmospheric Museo de la Ballena in La Paz, and lending sea turtles a helping hand at the hatchery in Todos Santos. Let’s go!
Now’s the time to plan your midwinter and spring break family vacations. From the exhilaration of whale watching in Baja, Mexico, to the stunning beauty and monumental history of Peru’s Sacred Valley, here are 6 family-friendly vacation ideas you won’t want to miss.