Craft Brews and Eats: Seattle

Due to COVID-19, check websites or contact businesses for reopening information and current hours. After seeing a few of Seattle’s attractions, we headed back downtown where I enjoyed some craft beer and small plates. My first stop was Old Stove Brewing Company. Located within the MarketFront of Pike Place Market, the brewery and taproom features…

Oysters, Sushi, Vegan Ice Cream, and Unicorn Droppings

It was a day filled with plenty of Seattle eats. Earlier that morning, we wandered Pike Place Market and then it was time to head back out for more food. My sister had a vegan dinner lined up for later. I decided to go to The Walrus and the Carpenter for a bit because I…

Fanny Bay Oyster Bar and Saku

After a wonderful Vancouver Delights Tour, it was time to stop by Fanny Bay Oyster Bar & Shellfish Market for lunch. It was located on the same block of our hotel. I just missed their Happy Hour which is offered daily from 3pm to 6pm. You’ll find the freshest shellfish at their flagship location in…

A Birthday Dinner at Saddle River Inn

I can’t forget to share pics from my wonderful birthday dinner I had at the Saddle River Inn in Saddle River, New Jersey back in October. It was my first time dining at the upscale French-inspired restaurant that I’ve heard so much about for years. The BYOB restaurant is set in a 19th century restored…

The Tasting Menu at McCrady’s

For my final night in Charleston I reserved a seat at McCrady’s restaurant. The intimate dining room features an open kitchen and large u-shaped table with 14 seats. The entrance is located within a downtown alleyway where you enter McCrady’s Tavern, but those who are there for the tasting-menu only experience are shown to the…

Leaving Stockholm: The Burgundy and Slingerbulten

The majority of my day was spent checking out a few of Stockholm’s popular attractions and my Euro trip was winding down, so for my final night I made an appointment to use the hotel’s sauna. The woman at the front desk walked me to the basement where the sauna was along with a changing…

Oysters and Fried Plaice at Restaurant Gabriel

I had a nice Michelin-starred Swedish dinner during my first night in Gothenburg, Sweden. The next day I was excited to check out a small seafood restaurant located inside the Feskekörka fish market. The indoor fish and shellfish market has all kinds of seafood delicacies, and at one end of the market you’ll spot a…

Off to Prague: La Piccola Perla

Berlin was such a cool city filled with fascinating history, great museums, tasty eats, and crazy nightlife! It was time to head to Berlin Central Station to catch the train. Off to Prague! My driver was waiting for me at Prague Hlavni Station. With great service and a nice luxury sedan, he dropped me off…