Triumph Dining sells reasonably-priced and very handy bilingual Dining Cards for 10 global cuisines (American, Italian, Chinese, Mexican, French, Vietnamese, etc). They are laminated and fold neatly to fit in a wallet. They're an essential tool to help you communicate effectively with chefs/managers/servers about the gluten-free diet, specific sources of gluten, and the importance of avoiding cross contamination, without having a language barrier.
Gluten-Free in LONDON is an e-book written by Karen Broussard, the founder and publisher of this website and is available on Amazon.com. It can be read on any e-reader, tablet, computer, or smartphone using the free Kindle app. Gluten-Free in LONDON helps anyone who is gluten free and planning to travel to London. With recommendations for a gluten-free friendly hotel that includes breakfast (and the best way to book it to save money) and over 100+ "gluten-free friendly restaurants" throughout London, this guide can literally serve as a day-by-day itinerary, if you choose. It's generally organized by area of London, with advice on the best sites and museums, along with restaurants nearby that offer gluten free meals. In the 10 chapters, you'll read about great places to dine, whether you're in the mood for Italian, Mexican, Spanish tapas, Indian, Peruvian-style chicken, steaks, seafood, burgers, pizza or Dutch-style pancakes! You'll read reviews of each meal Karen and her family enjoyed and even see all the restaurants (and nearby tourist sites) plotted on a customized map. The guide also includes suggestions for places to enjoy gluten free versions of tradtional English Afternoon Tea, ways to save money at tourist sites, and the best way to get discounted theater tickets. Over 100 hours went in to planning this trip and writing up what she learned. Downloading this guide will save you tons of time in planning and give you the confidence to travel to this wonderful city without worrying about how you'll find safe places for gluten free meals.
Gluten-Free in ITALY is the second e-book written by Karen Broussard, the founder and publisher of this website. It is available on Amazon.com and can be read on any e-reader, tablet, computer, or smartphone using the free Kindle app. Gluten-Free in ITALY covers gluten free dining recommendations and travel tips for Rome, Florence, and Venice. With dozens of restaurant recommendations in each city, this guide will help you dine safely no matter what area of each city your sightseeing takes you. It can even be used as a day-by-day itinerary, as people have done with the Gluten Free in London book above. You'll read reviews of each meal Karen and her family enjoyed and even see all those restaurants (and more top GF-friendly picks) plotteed on a customized map. The guide also includes invaluable advice on finding the best accommodations and getting around each city. You'll also benefit from over 20 helpful travel tips for Italy found in the Appendix. This guide will be the best $10 you spend on your trip! It will save you dozens of hours scouring the Internet and trying to figure everything out on your own. Karen has done the work for you, and you'll benefit from her research and first-hand experience. Download the book, and you'll be ready for your own successful -- and deliciously gluten free -- trip to Italy's top destinations!