I’d Buy That

I’d Buy That…Maui

I’d Buy That…Maui

People run around like crazy trying to find sunscreen before they leave yet almost every store sells it in Maui. It seems some stores almost even have it on sale indefinitely,  a spray can runs for about $9.99 on sale or $12.99 regular price.  Coming from Canada it is harder to find in the winter(…)

I’d buy that – Jamaica

I’d buy that – Jamaica

Wray and Nephew Rum is an over proof alcohol that is a favourite of my friends who grew up in Jamaica.  It is available in 750 ml bottles at the Montego Bay airport duty-free store for under $10. Coconut rum is another good choice at the duty-free store.  I have picked up a bottle of Coconut Rum Finzi it goes(…)

I’d Buy that…Honolulu

I’d Buy that…Honolulu

In the Waikiki town centre on Kuhio Street is a bakery, my favourite bakery. Saint-Germain Bakery is where I go for coconut cake.  Years ago whilst travelling there on my own I heard about the delectable baked concoctions from a local working in a hotel.  I have travelled to Honolulu with work just to bring one of the(…)

I’d Buy that…Germany

I’d Buy that…Germany

When I go to Frankfurt I, Like many of my friends, have a long shopping list.  Here are a few of the things I bought last time I was in Mainz: -Mustard (I love the mild and hot versions and who doesn’t love any tubed condiment?!) -Beer (My friends know my fridge is stocked with foreign beers(…)

I’d Buy That…London

I’d Buy That…London

When In London a few of the items I pick up are as follows: – Muffins, Scones, and Crumpets (I have a few friends who prefer actual English muffins, scone, and crumpets to Canadian ones.  In Canada the products tend to be crisper and a little stale tasting my friends feel.) – Desserts ( I have often brought Treacle(…)

I’d Buy That…

One thing flight attendants are known for in the airlines industry is shopping. Every flight attendant has something they only buy in certain cities. “I’d buy that” entries are going to be a list of what I buy in certain cities and short descriptions why.