I normally write a long form post with all of my tips and best places to visit. Don’t worry…it’s coming. But for now, just bask in the beauty and magic of the one of the most picturesque cities I’ve seen. Famous Blue Domed Churches of Oia Oia Sunset Red Beach Plunge pool/hot tub at Maregio … More Santorini, Greece: The tranquil paradise
Barcelona is one of my favorite cities. It is uniquely ambiguous. Does it feel like Spain? Of course it does. But it doesn’t feel as “Spanish” as Madrid, and thanks to the Catalan influence, French will sometimes get you by better than English (or awful Spanish, ahem). A city of varied European vacationers, international professors, … More Barcelona
Key West, in many ways, is the Bahamas of the US. Just add former hippies nostalgic for the days of Woodstock and replace coconut drinks with Bloody Marys. Why is it similar? Well, the islands aren’t that far apart, and Bahamians started visiting the area in the 18th century and became a big part of … More Key West: roosters, conch, and pie. Oh my!
Kwame is back! In case you don’t watch Top Chef (you should), Kwame was on season 13. He didn’t win but his food always looked so damn tasty and he seemed like a genuinely nice person. Last year, Kwame opened Shaw Bijou (in, well, Shaw) to some pretty harsh reviews. Some of the reviews seemed fair, … More DC bite: Kith and Kin Restaurant
To be clear, I am only talking about coastal/southern Maine. I have never ventured North of Wiscasset aside from a drive to Quebec City so this is primarily about towns like Kittery, Ogunquit, Freeport, Portland, and Brunswick. So you know, I went to college in Brunswick, Maine so I actually have a long-standing love affair … More You think it’s weird that I rave about Maine? Well, it’s time you visited.
Five Tips for Spending Three Days in Las Vegas It’s not easy to get everything you want from Vegas in three days, especially when you are coming from the East Coast. Between long layovers and time changes, it can be a challenge. Unfortunately for me, United lost my bag and I had to spend Friday … More How to Spend Three Days in Las Vegas
When I am not traveling, I love to explore DC’s overrated, underrated, and vast food scene. So enjoy my DC bites between travel bites. I appreciate that most folks in DC are into the shiny object phenomenon. It’s new, aptly located Near the White House, and has a steady buzz like the fly in … More DC Bite: Mirabelle the (not so) Great
If you’re a master glancer like me, you probably didn’t read what this blog is about. Well, let me manage your expectations. This is a blog mostly about food but it’s not a sample of restos in any given city and I’m not a food critic. Now that you’ve got the disclaimers, here’s what it is. There […]