While I rarely dine at McDonald’s, I always try to do so when visiting a new country. The main reason is to see what unique, local menu items might be available.
In the summer of 2017, the Michael W Travels family spent
. We visited a bunch of island nations in the region and had a really great time. McDonald’s didn’t have locations in all of the places we visited but we did have a meal at McD’s in 5 weeks in the Pacific and Fiji . Samoa Continue reading What Did We Try At McDonald’s American Samoa?
Over the summer the Michael W Travels family spent
. During our trip I visited six new countries while Kim, Lucas and Theo visited five. 5 weeks in the Pacific
When visiting a new country we always try to visit McDonald’s to see what interesting local menu items might be available. Lucas also loves getting a toy and having some time to play in the playground.
Earlier in the trip we made a stop at
. There weren’t many other countries which had McD’s in the region so we knew that we had to try out McDonalds Samoa during our time on the island. McDonald’s Fiji Continue reading What Did We Try At McDonald’s Samoa?
, Fiji has been a very important country for the Michael W Travels family. Flights to most of the countries that we’re visiting tend to go through the country. trip to the Pacific
On our way from the airport to our first hotel, we drove past a Burger King so I figured that there had to be a McDonald’s close by.
Since I had to see what special items might be on the McDonalds Fiji menu, we took a 5 minute taxi ride there for dinner.
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Despicable Me 3 comes out today, June 30. While this might not be of interest to most of you, it is exciting to Lucas since he’s a big fan. I promised Lucas that I’d take him to see the movie one day so that means I’ll most likely get a decent nap!
For most of the Despicable Me movies, McDonald’s has done a tie-in in the form of a Happy Meal toy. (Lucas has a bunch of them.)
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When I travel to new places I love checking out McDonald’s to see what local menu items might be offered.
McD’s also appeals to Lucas, mainly for the toy but it also offers a taste of home (we rarely eat there at home) if/ when you get tired of the local food.
Over the years, I’ve written about McDonalds in we visited in: Continue reading McDonald’s Hong Kong Serves Mac ‘N Cheese Sandwiches!
we arrived late in Seoul tired and hungry. While I would’ve liked to have had some local food, Kim and I decided that we needed to be quick and play it safe for our first meal. In the process we’d still get to check off something we do when visiting a new country. , our trip to South Korea
There was a McDonald’s across the street from our guesthouse so it was a good time to check out what local menu items might be available. Lucas would be happy to visit to get a toy! Win, win!
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During our trip to Ireland, the Michael W Travels family dined in pubs quite frequently.
Besides pub dining, Lucas and I were excited to check out McDonald’s Ireland. Lucas was interested in getting a toy and I was looking forward to seeing what local menu items might be available.
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In late December 2016, the Michael W Travels family headed to
over winter break. Costa Rica
This was the first visit to the country for all of us. And what do I need to do when I visit a new country? Stop in McDonald’s to see what local and unique menu items they might have!
Continue reading What I Tried At McDonald’s Costa Rica
Over the years writing my blog, I’ve shared numerous posts about how I love to visit McDonald’s when visiting a new country.
While I do enjoy seeing and trying what local menu items might appear on the McD’s menu, I wouldn’t really call the fast food joint a great place to consider for Valentine’s Day.
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McDonald’s is well known for the Big Mac, Happy Meals, Ronald McDonald and more…
While I rarely dine at McDonald’s at home, I try to visit whenever I go to foreign countries to see what kind of locally- inspired menu items might be offered.
A big convenience of McDonald’s is that its fast food and they also offer drive-through service.
What if you’re walking by and don’t feel like going inside the restaurant? What if you’d like to get walk through service?
Continue reading McDonald’s Testing Out Walk Through Lane