Alison Cornford-Matheson

207 Flips | 6 Magazines | 4 Likes | 11 Following | 28 Followers | @CheeseWeb | Alison Cornford-Matheson is a Canadian freelance writer and travel photographer and the founder of Cheeseweb.eu. She is the author of The Foodie Guide to Brussels: Local Tips for Restaurants, Shops, Hotels, and Activities. Alison landed in Belgium in 2005 and, over the years, has become passionate about slow and sustainable travel, in Europe and beyond. She loves to discover hidden gems - be they museums, shops, restaurants, castles, gardens or landscapes, and share them through her words and photos. She has visited 45 countries and is currently slow travelling through North America in an RV, with her husband, Andrew, and two well-travelled cats.

The World's Most Romantic Cities 2017

To get compile a list of the world's most romantic cities, we cross-referenced lists of such armor-inducing places from Travel + Leisure, Frommers, Food & Wine and WeLoveDates.com to see which locations make the most appearances. Here are the results...

Cities

A Solo Traveler’s Guide to Visiting New Destinations

Traveling alone allows you to get out of your comfort zone and experience new things at your own pace. Yes, it may be a bit scary at first …

Foire aux Plaisirs: The Bordeaux Fun Fair

Luxe Adventure TravelerI love discovering the traditions of my new home, Bordeaux. And the latest one just rolled in to town. Foire aux Plaisirs, …

Cotton Candy

Cartagena: Four Day Itinerary

<i>Getting off the plane , I was smacked in the face with the dense humidity. Before we even got into our cab, I realized that no one in Cartagena spoke</i> …

Legal Travel to Cuba For Americans

<b>Updated February 2017</b><p>Cuba tourism is booming, and all American’s can now legally travel to Cuba – with some limitations. American travelers have …

Cuba

Warm Places to Visit in Europe During Winter – sightDOING

Winter is a great time to visit Europe: prices dip while the temperatures do, with airfares at rock-bottom prices and promotional rates at hotels …

European Travel

Things to do and see in Trieste Italy

(Updated On: February 24, 2017)<p>Trieste is the capital of Italy’s Friuli-Venezia Giulia region in the North-east of Italy, overlooking the Adriatic …

8 First-Rate Cultural Sites in Lubbock, Texas

Visit 8 first-rate cultural sites in Lubbock, Texas, including <b>Lubbock Lake NHL</b>, the <b>Buddy Holly Center</b>, the <b>National Ranching Heritage</b> <b>Center</b>, the</b> …

Lubbock

Unique Bali ceremonies, festivals, rituals – my bucketlist for 2017

I believe you have seen how picturesque Bali island is? But only through Bali beaches, landscapes, nature spots you won’t see all the beauty of this …

Bali

8 Great Reasons To Visit Mongolia in 2017

Mongolia has been one of the most amazing destinations I have been throughout the past 10 years. The country is incredibly unique. After spending 10 …

Travelers

Visit Gippsland 18 things to see and do.

The Gippsland region of Victoria in Australia is our home. The Gippsland region stretches from just east of Melbourne to the New South Wales border. …

The legend(s) of Martisor – The "Holiday" on March 1st

It’s 1st of March – a new month, a new season and also a day when mainly women receive some symbols called “martisoare”. Martisor literally means …

Coin Collecting

JOURNEY TO CUBA

<b>JOURNEY TO CUBA</b><p><b>Exploring The Country, The People, The Culture, The Sights</b><p>For many Americans, Cuba has been an enticing travel destination for years. …

Why Should You See the Amazing Scenery on Ilkley Moor?

If you are looking for places around the world that offer natural beauty and breathtaking landscapes, perhaps you can be forgiven if Ilkley Moor in …

6 Barbados Beaches You Can't Miss! * Ginger on the Go

It's only fair to share...<p><b>6 Barbados Beaches You Can’t Miss!</b><p>Barbados beaches are some of the most beautiful in the world. Each of these stunning …

Macau Vegetarian Restaurant Guide - Where to eat for vegetarians

Since Macau was shaped primarily by those two cultures<b>,</b> vegetarians travelling in Macau may feel that all-too-familiar anxiety.<p>Where do I find a …

Where is my favourite place in the world? That is a difficult question.

Along with where are the best vacation spots in the world, I get these two questions all the time? These are the type of questions that are very hard …

Is London more beautiful in the fog?

As I stop by the painting of the ‘Houses of Parliament’, I’m drawn by the air of mystery around it. I wonder what it must be like to see the mist …

15 top places to visit in Northern Thailand

15 top places to visit in Northern Thailand There are so many amazing places to visit in Thailand, but the northern provinces have some of the most …

Northern Thailand