Mt. Airy chef and former food truck owner heads to Italy to represent US at culinary conference "Because food trucks became so popular, it became hard for me to focus on the concept as opposed to cranking out the food." So Wasserkrug traded in her wheels for a regular 9-to-5 job. But she still wants to educate others on traditional Native American ... 10/28/2014 - 4:18 am | View Link
Aramark Heads Back to School PHILADELPHIA ... c-stores and food courts featuring iconic brands such as Panera, Starbucks, Subway and Chick-fil-a. Aramark recently announced a limited pilot program with Starbucks for mobile coffee trucks being tested at Arizona State University ... 09/3/2014 - 5:33 am | View Link
Aramark Heads Back to School PHILADELPHIA ... c-stores and food courts featuring iconic brands such as Panera, Starbucks, Subway and Chick-fil-a. Aramark recently announced a limited pilot program with Starbucks for mobile coffee trucks being tested at Arizona State University ... 09/3/2014 - 1:31 am | View Link
Snowstorm spares DC, heads toward New England More than 1,100 flights were canceled Tuesday at Chicago's two airports alone, and hundreds more were canceled Wednesday in Washington, Philadelphia and New York ... Some of the taller box trucks were swaying." In North Carolina, state officials said ... 03/6/2013 - 4:36 pm | View Link
Night Market Philly Heads to Chinatown The event will "[celebrate] the city's ethnic restaurants, gourmet food trucks and coolest neighborhoods from the people who brought you Headhouse Market." And since the evening is sponsored by and in support of The Food Trust, you can go ahead and feel ... 10/3/2011 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Minneapolis Food Trucks | Roaming Hunger Roaming Hunger is the hub for all things street food in Minneapolis. Find and follow all MSP food trucks and food carts live! 11/22/2014 - 2:53 pm | View Website
Sugar Philly Truck I get to Sugar Philly “truck” at around 2 p.m. on a Friday afternoon. Dan Tang, the truck’s 28-year-old head chef and a co-owner, greets me even before he turns ... 11/21/2014 - 9:35 pm | View Website
Menu | Foo Truck, LLC WHAT’S A FOOWICH? The neatest street treat you will ever meet! Delectable flavors from across Asia, such as lemongrass chicken, juicy flank steak, braised Chinese ... 11/21/2014 - 7:02 am | View Website
Food Trucks Near You Local Food Trucks Near You. We found 10 Food Trucks locations near you. Use the map to see exact locations or use the list below. 11/21/2014 - 2:23 am | View Website
The Food Trust | At Night Market Philadelphia Thanks for an amazing 2014 season. See you next year! Get on the list to the right to be the first to know about next season's Night Markets. 11/20/2014 - 8:39 pm | View Website
The Navigator Duffel Bag from Timbuk2 is a no-muss, no-fuss duffel that easily converts to a backpack with adjustable straps that can be tucked inside when not being used.
On the GoPro Hero 4 Silver, the touch-screen alone is worth the upgrade, if only for being able to frame shots and review footage, as well as easily change the settings with a finger.
 improved: low-light performance, sound quality and photo capture — up to 30 frames per second of 12-megapixel shots.
ExOfficio’s Give-N-Go Boxers are odor resistant, moisture wicking, breathable and quick drying (for hotel sink laundry), and the Sport Mesh version is similar, but with softer, stretchier material and a style and cut more suited to biking, trekking, running and other sweaty pursuits.
The Tile is a plastic tracking gadget about the size of a poker chip that can be attached to pretty much anything you don’t want to lose.
Once you register the Bluetooth chip, attach it to frequently misplaced valuables — keys, TV remote, camera — and use the Tile App for iPhone and iPad (coming soon to Android) to locate the objects.
The RFID Travel Vest by Scottevest features an RFID-blocking pocket to “protect your valuables from high-tech skimmers that can steal your identity.”
Guidebook company Bradt has assembled a great collection of tales that range in wrong from “that’s unfortunate” to “how did he survive?” Among the gems:
Michael Palin’s attempts to lasso camels, Rolf Potts stumbling onto a secret society in a Jordanian movie house, and Christina Ammon wine shopping in Morocco (a version of which ran in The Chronicle).
Typically, we shun the “listification” of travel, reducing history, culture and people to a Top 10 for readers with no attention span.
While overall this is one big list, it’s really more a 100-chapter love letter about France and a manual on how other women can best find that love.
DeSanctis’ short entries, which range from more narrative to more reportage, include plenty of spots in Paris (obviously), as well as meaningful locations in other regions — the lavender route of Provence, the Bayeux Tapestry in Normandy, the toothy peaks of Chamonix.
Using a format employed by Nat Geo and Lonely Planet, the book offers a few glossy pages — a summary and food and cultural highlights, as well as the kind of photos you expect from Nat Geo — for each of 62 cities in the world, arranged in size from Tokyo to Vatican City.
The affordable EXO 2.0 Hardside Spinner Carry-On by eBags is the maximum size allowed by most major U. S. airlines (22 by 14 by 9 inches), including wheels and handle. A separate compartment on top for shoes or toiletries can be opened without removing the garment bag, and includes a padded sleeve for a laptop.
Naturalist and explorer John Muir was said to go off into the wilds with little more than a jacket, a tin cup, loaf of bread, pound of tea, a “copy of Emerson” and an old sack to carry it all. Clearly, this was before Gore-Tex trek shoes, Topo map apps for iPhone and solar-paneled hydration packs.