Where To Find The Best Food in Istanbul

Where To Find The Best Food in Istanbulfeatured

Istanbul is somewhat of a juxtaposition. It’s Old City versus New City, traditional versus liberal, European versus Asian. The food too can be described in much of the same way- you can easily grab a customary simit (sesame seed crusted bread rings) for $1 or an incredible pide (Turkish pizza) for a mere $2, or Read more


Where To Find The Best Food in Madridfeatured

The following statement might sound somewhat counterintuitive, but it’s something I’ve learned to be true. Part of the lure, or maybe the advantage, that comes with being an avid traveler is actually the freedom you begin to feel that you’ve earned the right to start repeating places in which you are visiting. Sure, I still Read more


Where To Find The Best Food in Copenhagenfeatured

  I had been to Copenhagen once before in 2008, on what was actually my very first venture in solo travel. I remember feeling completely liberated, but also undoubtedly a bit scared, nervous and not completely sure of what I was getting myself into. It’s interesting for me to look back on that now, knowing Read more


Where To Find The Best Food in Mexico Cityfeatured

I cannot say enough good things about the incredible, eclectic, expansive and endlessly impressive Mexico City. The artfulness of the streets, buildings and parks, the pure and palpable friendliness of the people, the care and creativeness put into the design of every bit of space, and of course the distinctiveness found in its culinary creations, Read more


Where To Find The Best Food in Panama Cityfeatured

Panama is one of those countries that offers an incredible amount of variety and beauty in a relatively small and easily navigable space. There are jaw droppingly beautiful islands in every direction. There are stretches of jungle that go on for ages, so thick and dense that your eyes get lost in a sea of Read more


Where To Find The Best Food in Nashvillefeatured

Two nights, two days.  The food list needed to be well-thought out, well in advance.  Step one; make a reservation 30 days out at Catbird Seat.  Step two; make a reservation 30 days out at Husk Nashville.  Step three; let all the other decisions fall into place around that.   The Catbird Seat There are just 20 Read more


Where To Find The Best Food in Cubafeatured

In late December 2014 President Obama opened relations with Cuba, over 50 years after the embargo that stopped all US imports and meant that American citizens could not enter the country was first put in place. This shift has a lot of meaning, one of which directly affects the ability for Americans to travel into Read more


Paris, France.featured

Paris to me is a city that I’ve found more charming, more captivating and more enchanting with each visit I make. I’m lucky enough to have been there 3x now, once with my parents back in 2002, once in 2009 with two friends visiting from the States, and once in 2011 to ring in my Read more


Where To Find The Best Food in Tulumfeatured

Booked three weeks prior to flying out, I spent New Years 2015 in Tulum, Mexico. The days (and nights) were hectic because of the time of the year it was, but I still managed to get some good Mexican style eats in the mix. The following restaurants are ranked in order of my overall enjoyment Read more