Ligaya Malones

Ligaya Malones

Ligaya Malones was raised in Kaua’i, schooled in Southern California, and now calls San Diego home. She writes about bright spots in food and travel in San Diego, Hawaii, and abroad for publications such as Food52, Brit + Co, Wanderful, Luxury Living International, and Salt & Wind.

Eat Local In Hawaii With These Immersive Food Experiences | http://saltandwind.com

Eat Local In Hawaii With These Immersive Food Experiences

When we travel we're constantly ISO of the experiences that give us a taste of all that's local. Here are the must-do foodie experiences the next time you travel to Hawaii:
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A Brief History Of Churros (And Where To Eat Them In Barcelona) | http://saltandwind.com

A Brief History Of Churros (And Where To Eat Them In Barcelona)

If you go to Barcelona and don't eat churros, can you even say you've been to Spain?!? We don't think so either. Here's everything you need to know about churros including our favorite spots for th...
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These Authentic Italian Desserts Are Reason Enough to Travel to Italy | http://saltandwind.com

These Authentic Italian Desserts Are Reason Enough to Travel to Italy

When you travel to Italy the question isn't if you should have dessert but which dessert to have! Here are the classic Italian desserts you must try on your next trip to Italy!
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From Classic to Creative: Here's The Best Horchata In Southern California | http://saltandwind.com

From Classic to Creative: Here's The Best Horchata In Southern California

Here in Southern California horchata is officially trending and there are all sorts of remixes on the classic drink across the region. We figured it high time we talk everything horchata from its h...
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So, What Is An Osteria? And All The Other Italian Restaurant Questions You’ve Been Meaning To Ask  | http://saltandwind.com

So, What Is An Osteria? And All The Other Italian Restaurant Questions You’ve Been Meaning To Ask

The difference between a trattoria and a ristorante and what is an osteria after all? Navigating all the different types of restaurants in Italy can be tricky -- here's our cheat sheet to help you ...
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Everything You Need To Know About Spanish Tapas | http://saltandwind.com

Everything You Need To Know About Spanish Tapas

You know what tapas are but do you know how to order them? From keeping your raciones straight from your pintxos and your gambas from your patatas, here's everything you need to know. 
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Everything You've Ever Wanted To Ask About Tortillas | http://saltandwind.com

Everything You've Ever Wanted To Ask About Tortillas

Up your Mexican food I.Q. with this guide to all things tortillas!
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Learn To Drink Vermouth Like A Spaniard | http://saltandwind.com

Learn To Drink Vermouth Like A Spaniard

In Spain, vermouth isn't just relegated to cocktails but a drink outright on its own. Here's everything you need to know from the history of vermouth to how its made and where to enjoy in on your n...
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So, Wait, What Exactly Is The Difference Between Tequila And Mezcal? | http://saltandwind.com

So, Wait, What Exactly Is The Difference Between Tequila And Mezcal?

Ever asked yourself, “what is Mezcal?” As far as Mexican spirits go, most people immediately think of tequila, which makes sense but mezcal is very much a close second. Here's everythin...
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Puerto Rican Food Is A Thing In Hawaii -- Here's What To Eat And Where! | http://saltandwind.com

Puerto Rican Food Is A Thing In Hawaii -- Here's What To Eat And Where!

The Hawaii food scene has a lot of interesting influences but among the most unexpected may just be Puerto Rican! Here’s where to eat Puerto Rican food when you travel to Hawaii:
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