3 reasons why Denver beer is some of the USA’s best beer

3 reasons why Denver beer is some of the USA’s best beer

I started writing this article after taking a couple of guys around Denver’s River North (RiNo) District on our all-afternoon Total RiNo Tour. They had come all the way from the Philippines because they heard the beer was good in Denver. Before we even started our tour, they started firing questions...

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All the meat, cheese and beer: How to stuff yourself in Prague

All the meat, cheese and beer: How to stuff yourself in Prague

There are a few things in life guaranteed to always bring strangers together. Two of those are booze and food, and on my Prague Beer and Czech Tapas tour with Urban Adventures, there was plenty of both to be had. My boyfriend and I arrived at Wenceslas Square just in...

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Craving a monumental beer? 4 DC brewpubs to visit near the National Mall

Craving a monumental beer? 4 DC brewpubs to visit near the National Mall

Our brewing tradition in Washington DC is as old as the country itself. Many of our founding fathers — including George Washington and Thomas Jefferson — formulated unique recipes and brewed their own beers. What better way to honour that legacy than to have a pint of locally brewed beer...

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Poland’s “Big Bear” beer tastes like mountains and stars

Poland’s “Big Bear” beer tastes like mountains and stars

“Let’s reach higher.” That’s what Agnieszka Łopata and Andrzej Czech said to each other one day before they moved from the city of Krakow to the wildest Polish mountains, the Bieszczady, which run along the southeast of Poland through Ukraine and Slovakia. After all, there could be no better location...

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There’s an art to craft beer in Costa Rica

There’s an art to craft beer in Costa Rica

We meet up with Eric Gomez and Hector Castillo just outside the Teatro Nacional in San Jose City. After all, Costa Rica’s national art theatre, which opened 1897, is a fine place to kick off our tour of the city’s more modern works of art: craft beers. San Jose has...

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It’s beer o’clock in Philly: Where and what to drink

It’s beer o’clock in Philly: Where and what to drink

Philadelphia knows good beer. The city is home to an excellent craft beer scene, as well as plenty of great patios and pubs for imbibing the day away. “Beer is the healthiest and most productive obsession we have in Philly,” jokes Jason, our local guide in Philadelphia and a true...

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The best places to go for a beer in Riga

The best places to go for a beer in Riga

It’s no secret that beer is one of the world’s oldest and most consumed alcoholic beverages. It holds third place for general refreshments after tea and water, and, in many cultures, beer is the most popular alcoholic drink. And of course, various social traditions and activities are associated with beer...

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Off the beaten tap in Prague

Off the beaten tap in Prague

Beer drinkers, rejoice! There’s a place on Earth where your favourite beverage is cheaper than water. This is not a drill. Welcome to Prague, the beautiful capital of the Czech Republic, the birthplace of Pilsner, and the best place in the entire world for lovers of a good drop of...

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6 awesome microbreweries in Paris

6 awesome microbreweries in Paris

In the late 19th century, Paris had over 60 breweries producing good-quality beer. However, industrialisation, the concentration of production, and the homogenisation of taste has lead to almost all of these breweries closing down — leaving Parisian (and French) beer in a state of sad despair. Up until recently, the only...

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Great Czech brewery daytrips from Prague

Great Czech brewery daytrips from Prague

When you first come to Prague, you’ll quickly discover that Czech beer culture is much different from the more Westernised countries. Firstly, we drink a lot here. But secondly, the manner in which we drink is vastly different. It is quite rare to see people shouting over music, or on their...

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