As the year winds down, it’s time for my annual round-up: here are the best meals I enjoyed in 2017, and a few of the best drinks too!

Craving some foreign flavors? On my recent cruise, I had the chance to try delicious Caribbean treats, and here are my favorites!

Curious what the food on a cruise is like before you book? Don’t take my word for it: look at the photos from the meals I enjoyed aboard the Coral Princess!

As the last port day on my Princess Cruise experience, I had one last chance to find fresh coconut water. While rafting the Martha Brae, it was the perfect opportunity.

Despite outward appearances, the cacao nib has a colorful history and flavor. Fresh cacao opened my taste buds and mind to all Costa Rica had to offer.

When visiting Colmar, France, you may wish to take a wine tour of the Alsatian region. Here’s my review of the full-day wine route tour with Ophorus Tours.

One week in Fort Lauderdale taught me that there’s a lot more to the food scene in this cruise capital than you might expect.

“It’s one of our most popular tours,” they said. “You’ll love it!” Read my review of the Urban Adventures Prague Beer & Tapas Tour.

Looking back on a year of travel and food, it’s hard to choose the best. However, I looked at all the photos, and here are the 10 best meals I had in 2016.