Travel Articles

A Washington, DC Sampler Plate

A Washington, DC Sampler Plate

rachaelray.com contributor Andrew Kaplan escaped from New York and headed down to Washingon, DC to explore our nation's capital's food scene. With the summer nearing its end, it seemed the perfect time to enjoy a short weekend trip to Washington, DC with my girlfriend, Katy. more
Andrew Kaplan
Hometown Eats Part 4: A Chicago Culinary Tour

Hometown Eats Part 4: A Chicago Culinary Tour

Back at it again in Chicago, rachaelray.com contributing writer Andrew Kaplan headed home for the holidays. Back in the place that I call home, I was about to spend almost two weeks in the great city of Chicago. more
Andrew Kaplan
Hometown Eats Part 3: A Chicago Culinary Tour

Hometown Eats Part 3: A Chicago Culinary Tour

Always hungry for more in the Windy City, rachaelray.com contributing writer Andrew Kaplan made a quick trip to Chicago from New York. There’s never enough time to eat in Chicago, especially when you have family dinners and birthday parties planned in advance. more
Andrew Kaplan
Hometown Eats Part 2: A Chicago Culinary Tour

Hometown Eats Part 2: A Chicago Culinary Tour

Hungry for more after his last culinary adventure in the Windy City, rachaelray.com contributing writer Andrew Kaplan traveled from New York back to his hometown of Chicago to try some more local favorites.  Once again, I was fortunate enough to have the opportunity to travel back to my roots: the great city of Chicago. more
Andrew Kaplan
From New York to Napa

From New York to Napa

rachaelray.com contributing writer Andrew Kaplan recently traveled from New York City to Northern California’s Wine Country to experience the region's fresh, local flavors, enjoying everything from turkey jerky to Green Egg and Ham Olive Oil-Poached Delta Asparagus. Read more for his top tips! more
Andrew Kaplan
South Beach Redux: An NYC Foodie Revisits Miami

South Beach Redux: An NYC Foodie Revisits Miami

rachaelray.com contributing writer Andrew Kaplan recently traveled from New York City back to his old stomping grounds of Miami for the South Beach Wine & Food Festival, where he tried some of his old local favorites.  Like most other food lovers, when I travel back to a place I used to live, there are always a number of spots I must go back to. more
Andrew Kaplan
Hometown Eats: A Chicago Culinary Tour

Hometown Eats: A Chicago Culinary Tour

rachaelray.com contributing writer Andrew Kaplan recently traveled from New York back to his hometown, the Windy City, to try some local favorites. Whenever I travel to my hometown of Chicago, I look forward to three things: family, friends and food. more
Andrew Kaplan
New England Road Trip

New England Road Trip

The Fall is a great time to take a road trip throughout New England.  By then the water is warm and the days are long. more
Rachael's photos from Aix-en-Provence

Rachael's photos from Aix-en-Provence

Rachael traveled to beautiful Aix-en-Provence, France this past year for her Food Network show, Rachael's Vacation. Aix is known for its delicious foods and wine, of course, but most of all for its art, afterall Cezanne is from and lived in Aix for his entire life. more
Costa Rica

Costa Rica

Recently contributor Rachel Cala took a trip with some friends to Costa Rica.  Here are her travel notes from her journey: We arrived in San José, Costa Rica, and were met by our guide and driven to our beautiful hotel, Melia Cariari, just minutes from San José the capital city. more
Rachel Cala