Miami Culinary Tours – A Little Tour of Wynwood

Remember when going to Miami meant a four-day Charlie Sheen bender in South Beach where you barely knew your name by the time you got on the flight back home? Well, not anymore, (in regard to the South Beach part, the partying is still what Miami is all about)! Miami’s ‘boroughs’ have really taken center…

Quebec City – the ‘real North Pole’ of North America. From upside down Christmas trees, seal meatloaf, and Santa Clause in the flesh, this is truly a holiday ‘must do’.

Honestly, there’s no city in North America that takes Christmas more seriously than Quebec City. Go ahead and prove me wrong, I even met the real Santa Clause (even my Jewish friend became a believer!) Moving on…although it’s a solid 8.5-hour drive from NYC, between the Christmas market, the decked out Fairmont hotel, and doing…

A Taste of Asbury Park, NJ

Asbury Park, a seaside town in New Jersey best known for fostering the state’s most beloved icon and a ‘God’ to many others, Bruce Springsteen. His 1973 album ‘Greetings from Asbury Park’ thrust this little town, an hour or so from NYC, into the rock and roll limelight. In the past few years Asbury has…

Seven food stops to check out in Austin, TX

You know how they say everything is bigger in Texas? (…Just look at the size of that gosh darn state, it’s ten times the size of most European countries!) Well, it seems as if that rule generally does apply…from the massive five and six lane highways to big Texas hair, to cowboy boots, large house…

NZ Seafood and wine – A Match Made in Heaven

Are you an avid wine drinker like I am? If you answered yes, are you a fan of crisp New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc? If so, did you know NZ has many wine regions, other than Marlborough? NZ is ultimately known for its Sauvignon Blanc from the Marlborough region, but there are many other varietals of…