Elegant New York City Chinese Cuisine

Another freezing night in New York City but I decided to brave the cold and met a friend at Hutong New York. Hutong New York from its home in Hong Kong brings to Manhattan a contemporary and occasionally fiery Northern Chinese cuisine, in addition to a large selection of dim sum and cocktails. Hutong is…

Miami’s Petralunga Experience

It was my last night in Miami and I wanted to take my sister-in-law to a very special restaurant for being such a great hostess. So she suggested Petralunga which is located at 7601 E. Treasure Drive, Unit Cu-21 in North Bay Village and off we went. Petralunga is an Italian brand that specializes in…

Miami’s Sagra Pizza Bar

While in Miami my sister-in-law and I went to The Sagra Pizza Bar which is located at 11052 Biscayne Blvd. The restaurant has no name on it but my sister-in-law said that she had eaten there before and it was great! So Sagra’s stand out food is their thin crust Roman style pies which is…

Miami Photos

I visited Miami to see my brother and sister-in-law and just loved taking photos. So this is just a series of photographs that made me very happy.

The Mad Hatter and Gin Party

Party like you’re lost in Wonderland! Yes, I did. That is party like I was lost in Wonderland. I attended The Mad Hatter and Gin Party which is located at 330 Madison Avenue. As part of this party in Wonderland I got to experience a menu of tantalizing tea party cocktails (I opted for the…

Holidays at Mount Hope

I got to celebrate the holiday season by getting up to Mount Hope Mansion which is located in New Hope, Pennsylvania for their annual Holiday Dinner Theater. When you enter the Victorian Mount Hope Mansion you’re embraced by the sounds of merry caroling and festive decorations. Then we got to enjoy a 3 course dinner.…

Fine Crust Pizza at Posto

I love my neighborhood. It has so many great places to eat. But I just found another gem at 18th Street and 2nd Avenue called Posto Thin Crust Pizza. Posto is a no frills kind of place and was founded by Antonio Gomez with friend and business partner Jonathan Tweedy. The restaurant quickly grew a…

Sip & Savor Spain’s Great Match

I found this interesting event online. Not only can you learn more about Spain now that traveling is getting easier but you can also prepare yourself for a trip to Spain by tasting their food and their wines. You can watch their live cooking demos and there will even be a live art installation. So…

Japanese Food at Yama

The other night I met a neighborhood friend at Yama, a Japanese sushi restaurant in Gramercy Park. This is the go to spot for Japanese food in this area and it’s located at 122 E. 17th Street which is at the corner of 17th Street and Irving Place. The space is kind of underground with…

One if by Land, Two if by Sea

So the other week, my girlfriend said, “Let’s do something special!” Let’s go somewhere that we never heard of.” So I said, “Sure-sounds, good! You pick. So my girlfriend picked the restaurant One if by Land, Two if by Sea which is located at 17 Barrow Street which is part of the West Village. Yes,…