Topic: Travel

Scott and I went on our first cruise together back in 2007. I was vegan (though not necessarily plant-based, and not yet oil-free) and Scott was vegetarian at the time.

I emailed the cruise company (Costa) ahead of time about our dietary requirements, and they assured me they would accommodate us. To their credit, Costa offered three set dinner menus each night, one always being fully vegetarian. Unfortunately, the vegetarian option was always cheesy, and when the kitchen is cooking ...

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If you follow me on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram, you know I've spent the last few weeks in Asia :)

After writing Vegan in Europe, I decided I needed to explore a new continent :)

(I suppose I technically went to Asia when I stayed in Istanbul, but that doesn't really count, right?!)

Although there are so many places we want to see in Asia (The Great Wall is on my bucket list!! As well as the elephant sanctuary in ...

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I'm SO excited about the release of my new travel book, Vegan in Europe!

Over the years I've received hundreds of emails, Facebook comments, and tweets asking how to survive Europe as a vegan -- or if it was even possible.

So over the summer, while I was living in France, I decided to write a book that contains ALL the information anyone could ever need to eat, drink, and live la dolce vida as a vegan in Europe ...

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I'm home (I think I mentioned that?) from my summer in France :)

I'm also finishing up my vegan Europe travel book!!! It should be here in the next week :) :) I'm really excited about this book! (You can read more about it below)

To say good-bye to my summer blog travel series (and whet your appetite for the new book!) I give you today's post!

I spent the bulk of my summer in the French countryside and ...

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Although I'm loving my summer in France, I can't help but escape to other countries some weekends (there's just so much to see and do in Europe!).

pluuus I need to research... 'cuz I'm writing a Vegan in Europe book!

I'll spill deets on that later, but for TODAY I'm sharing some of my finds and discoveries in Portugal. (Lisbon may be one of the most veg-friendly place ever).

and it's not exactly ...

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