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Roasting cacao beans. Photo courtesy of Maya Beach Hotel and Bistro.

11 Delicious Chocolate Tours Around The World

Chocolate tours and experiences can really sweeten up a trip while immersing you in local culture. Here are 11 of the world’s best cacao-focused experiences, like farm excursions, beer and chocolate tastings, and more!

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The Dark Side Of Easter: Child Slave Labor And How To Source Ethical Chocolate This Holiday

Easter has always been a time to celebrate rebirth. During the spring, the entire planet seems to come back to life. Trees and flowers begin to blossom and the holidays are celebrated with an array of delicious foods. Most notably, […]

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Have A Decadent Holiday With These Sweet & Savory Chocolate Recipes

Chocolate is deeply embedded into Saint Lucia’s culinary culture. It’s said that ancient Aztecs and Mayas were the first to grow cacao, touted as “The Food of the Gods“; however, when Spaniard explorers went to Mesoamerica they brought the cacao […]