Gooey inside, crunchy out, and with a dash of zesty onion: cheese rolls from Southland, New Zealand might be the world’s tastiest snack food. But there’s far more to “southern sushi” than meets the eye – just like the communities at the bottom of the world it binds together
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Down on Norway’s southernmost tip is a restaurant like no other in Europe. Partially submerged beneath the North Sea off the coast of Lindesnes, ‘Under’ will soon become the continent’s first subaquatic dining space. From a distance it looks as though a concrete monolith has toppled from the shore into the ocean. But by the time Under opens in April next year, tourists and intrepid epicures alike will be able to dine while observing the marine environment from its giant panoramic window onto the seabed. The design team behind Under, Snøhetta, call it a ‘sunken periscope’...
After the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991, tourists slowly started to return to Russia, but guidebooks from that era were suspiciously quiet about restaurant recommendations. And for good reason.
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