Picturesque Rivaz on Lake Geneva in Switzerland's Lavaux wine region.

The world's top wine regions you've probably never heard of

Lesser known wine areas of the world may not have the star power of the Burgundies or the Barolos but still offer beauty, history, great food and wonderful scenery, and of course delicious wine – all without the rock-star prices.

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The sobremesa is about the easy conversation and laughter that more easily follows after good food and wine.

The Spanish way to do a long lunch

The sobremesa – which literally translates as "over the table" – is the Spanish habit of lingering long after the midday meal is over.

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