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Washington DC

Last updated on March 9th, 2019 at 02:47 pmI’d been here once before a few years ago and it was time for a second visit: Le Diplomate. Once again back...

Washington DC

Last updated on September 22nd, 2019 at 09:01 pmA must stop while visiting the African American Museum: Sweet Home Café. I have to admit this is my first must experience...

Alexandria VA

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 05:50 pmHow about oysters in Alexandria? Hank’s Oyster Bar One of a number of locations in the DC metro area this one is...

Washington DC

Last updated on March 9th, 2019 at 02:59 pmA breakfast spot: Founding Farmers. One of several of similar name in the DC area; this one located on Pennsylvania Ave near...

Washington DC

Last updated on March 9th, 2019 at 03:02 pmUpscale bar: Blue Duck Tavern. Part of the Michelin rated restaurant by the same name located in the Park Hyatt. “Ducked” in...

New York

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 05:51 pmA unique experience at 1 World Trade Center and Brookfield Place: Beaubourg Part of Le District, an incredible French market in the...

New York

Last updated on September 20th, 2019 at 06:37 pmA new place to try on this trip: Cosme. Multiple accolades for this chef from Mexico City where he has one of...

New York

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 06:05 pmOn a hot day why not: Brooklyn Ice Cream Factory Made in house and located right on the East River in Brooklyn...

New York

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 06:06 pmThe pizza place in Brooklyn: Juliana’s Story has it that this one of the 3 best pizza places in NYC and we...

New York

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 06:06 pmI don’t often post on hotels but this place is special: 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge A new upscale hotel in Brooklyn that...

New York

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 06:06 pmAs coffee shops go, this one is worth a visit: The Coffee Shop Nice place in the Flatiron/Union Square area for a...

New York

Last updated on September 20th, 2019 at 06:42 pmOne of my go to places in Manhattan: Balthazar. One of several visits to this classic French bistro in the Soho area....

Seattle

Last updated on June 26th, 2018 at 10:46 amIf you are looking for French food with a view, this is the place: Maximilien We were entertaining guest from out of...

Seattle

Last updated on January 27th, 2018 at 06:07 pmOut of town guest wanted Indian: Taste of India Haven’t been here recently but this is my go to place for Indian...

Seattle

Last updated on September 27th, 2019 at 11:05 pmQuintessential Seattle: Ivar’s. This visit was to the Salmon House which is one of 3 locations on the water in the metro...

Kirkland WA

Last updated on April 13th, 2019 at 02:40 pmLooking for Thai and a new experience: Isarn Thai Soul Kitchen Have heard great things about this place so we decided to...