Join a MIR Tour named in National Geographic Traveler’s list of 15 Fabulous Food Tours

Join a MIR Tour named in National Geographic Traveler’s list of 15 Fabulous Food Tours

You’re invited to a potluck of “15 Fabulous Food Tours Around the World” in this month’s National Geographic Traveler. This “global tour of flavors” includes king salmon from Alaska’s Kenai Peninsula, and olive oil, truffles, and wine from Italy, Croatia, and Slovenia. MIR’s contribution? Cheesy khachapuri and meaty khinkali dumplings from the Republic of Georgia, via MIR’s culinary tour, A Taste of Georgia: Wine, Cuisine & Culture. Read More



Pie/Pi Day, Around the World

Pie/Pi Day, Around the World

March 14th is that special day when pies are factored into the equation. It’s National Pi Day. The infinite and irrational number that begins with 3.14 and goes on about a million digits is celebrated worldwide. And since mathematicians are such a humorous bunch, they eat pie. And so does everybody else. MIR travels to countries that celebrate both kinds of pi. And since we are extremely fond of food, we’ve put our forks together to choose several popular edible pies in several MIR destinations. Read More