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One-on-One Foods-Souvenir Hunt/Savoring

One-on-One Foods-Souvenir Hunt/Savoring

Duration:3.5 hours total
Languages:Offered in English and Portuguese

About your host

I am petite but have a lot of storage :) For 11 years I wrote/edited on worldwide Travel/Architecture/lifestyle for international media of record. Was billed 'the queen of food'/of 'great taste' for my scouting of neatly packaged yum deli-ish treats. Was born/lived only ever in Lisbon - but have family/had holidays in the Algarve from birth. Quit the press in 2011, Communication in…
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What we’ll do

Sort out the truly genuine & quality local deli-ish food treats. Food is part of the Portugal experience. But not any food anywhere. To actually get 'the' experience, you need to know what's the best version of what's good where & where to find it - out of sight to hidden in plain sight. That is a work in progress for the Portuguese themselves - we have running contests for everything from…

What else you should know

This is a hunt for neat authentic slow/craft foods. With cultural context. Backstage. Tasting. For 1-2 people a time. In English by default. Reach me for instances in Portuguese :) French/Spanish speakers who don't speak but understand English/Portuguese are welcome too: I understand you :)

What to bring

Love of food.
Discerning adventurous mind.
Comfortable shoes.
Shopping bag.
Spending money for your buys - currency is key: vendors/shops may not have ATM terminals/not to foreign cards.
What fits the bill of being outdoors - sunblock/windbreaker/sweater.

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Where you'll be

We'll meet at the municipal market. Sort through fresh fish/veggies for 5-6 vendors/own production/homemade. Behold some making of. Walk downtown to Faro's undercover 'it' pastry shop for a quick restful tasting & learning. The quiet new-ish encompassing spirits venue. The local foods gourmet shop inlaid in the hip quarter. Stop at 2 hidden/nooky new/undiscovered places. 2 supermarket corners. 3 gems in 'the' in-your-face foods-souvenir shop.

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Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 2 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

More tips

This is a hunt for neat authentic slow/craft foods. With cultural context. Backstage. Tasting. For 1-2 people a time. In English by default. Reach me for instances in Portuguese :) French/Spanish speakers who don't speak but understand English/Portuguese are welcome too: I understand you :)
Cláudia
One-on-One Foods-Souvenir Hunt/Savoring
4 reviews
From $41/person
4 reviews
From $41/person