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Big Lou’s Pizza

Big Lou’s Pizza Big Lou’s is a great place for a change in venue when celebrating a birthday, or any accomplishment. It is home to the 42 inch pizza, yes I said 42 inches. The restaurant is a small mom and pop type place that fills up quickly. They are open from 11am to 10pm […]

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The Culinary Delights of Beijing

The Culinary Delights of Beijing With the exception of Beijing’s best-known culinary export, Peking Duck, most of the city’s most famous dishes have been adopted from surrounding areas; Hebei, Shandong, Inner Mongolia, and Xinjiang. Regardless of their origin, all of the following dishes are now fully ingrained in Beijing life and can be sampled at […]

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A Taste of Tuscany – Agriturismo

A Taste of Tuscany – Agriturismo What is agriturismo? Agriturismo – a combination of the words for “agriculture” and “tourism” in Italian – is a style of vacationing in farm house resorts codified into Italian law in 1985. An agriturismo vacation is suitable for the whole family and some places even be very romantic or luxurious. […]

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Da Enzo Restaurant in Rome

Da Enzo Restaurant in Rome Menu Da Enzo Il pane… PANE IN PASTA MADRE O PASTA ACIDA preparato con farine semi di grano tenero, a lievitazione naturale …e il vino VINO DELLA CASA BIANCO O ROSSO prodotto da uve biologiche nel parco dell’Appia Antica dall’azienda vinicola Riserva della Cascina GLI ANTIPASTI LA PALLA AL 29 […]

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Testaccio Market in Rome

Testaccio Market in Rome The old covered market of Piazza Testaccio has been waiting for years to be moved to a location that had been given to a private real estate manager by the municipality. A move announced years ago and postponed several times, including a delay due to the discovery of archeological findings (that […]

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Volpetti Gourmet Food Shop in Rome

Volpetti Gourmet Food Shop in Rome Where do you go when you want to sample a little Italian cheese, salame and bread? You go to Volpetti! Located in Rome’s Testaccio neighborhood, this small specialty food shop stocks not only delicious salames and sausages like my favorites, Salame Toscano and Salsicette di Cinghiale, it also has […]

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Rome’s Neighborhood Bakery & Pizzeria: La Renella

Rome’s Neighborhood Bakery & Pizzeria: La Renella Via del Moro at any time of day smells like someone’s baking. That smell will surely set you salivating if you’re walking in Trastevere. But if you’re not looking carefully for where the it’s coming from, you might miss it. La Renella doesn’t need neon signs to draw […]

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ITHAA UNDERSEA RESTAURANT

ITHAA UNDERSEA RESTAURANT Savour fine contemporary European cuisine 16 feet below sea level at Ithaa Undersea Restaurant, the world’s first all-glass undersea restaurant, a truly unique and unforgettable experience. Ithaa is the world’s first and only all glass undersea restaurant Now showing – Ithaa is the world’s first and only all glass undersea restaurant Conrad […]

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Seven Risky Foods to Avoid While Traveling

Seven Risky Foods to Avoid While Traveling For many of us, eating is one of the best parts of traveling. But this thing we do three (or more) times a day comes with the inherent risk of illness, especially in places where food and water is more likely to be contaminated with bacteria, parasites, or […]

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The best places to eat tapas in Barcelona

The best places to eat tapas in Barcelona Not quite a snack, not quite a meal, the tapa is all about sociability, whether that involves ordering a parade of little dishes to share over a bottle of wine and a long chat or whether your objective is a much more civilised version of the bar […]

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