Meat Parrilla-dise Mercado Del Puerto

If you like beef, you’ll love the Mercado Del Puerto in Montevideo’s Ciudad Viejo near the Port and Ferry Terminal. Open daily for lunch, you’re guaranteed an excellent beef Asado eating experience here. This is Uruguay’s palace of Asado, or grilled meat, with a huge variety of beef, port, lamb and poultry and a multitude […]

2014 Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival Sakura Days

Vancouver celebrates Spring with the annual month-long Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival (VCBF). This year, the Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival runs from April 3 – 28, 2014. This spring festival offers something fun for everyone’s level of activity and interests. View My Vancouver’s Cherry Blossoms – Photo Gallery Cherry Blossom Picnic – Sunday, April 13, 2014 […]

ULU Ocean Grill Big Island Experience – Review

ULU Ocean Grill restaurant at the Four Seasons Resort Hualālai sits on one of the most beautiful oceanfront beach settings on the Big Island of Hawaii. They had me at inspired cuisine composed of 75% local ingredients from Hawaii Island. The whale show and breathtaking sunset were a magical bonus. Jump to review. Check out […]

24 Hours in Vancouver – The Best Things to Do

24 Hours in Vancouver Itinerary for Travellers,  Tourist, and Cruise Ship Passengers If  you only have one day in Vancouver, either as part of your cruise itinerary, or a flight stop over, these are the things that will delight! Welcome to Vancouver. Often, I  have family or friends who visit Vancouver, sometimes on a stop […]

Diamond Head Cove Health Bar Satisfies More Than Hunger

Diamond Head Cove Health Bar in Honolulu is why I love travel. It’s a special group of people giving thought into creating a welcoming place and presenting the best local food. Local means locally fresh caught Hawaiian Mahi Mahi, Yellowfin and Big Eye Tuna, and local produce like Molokai tomatoes, Kauai Paa Salt, local avocado, […]

A Perfect Day in Wellington New Zealand

Wellington New Zealand is a vibrant city filled with culture, great hikes, scenic panoramas and great food. This is how I spent one perfect day in the Capital of New Zealand. Starts with waking up in Club Level suite at the Wellington Hotel, an InterContinental City Hotel. This centrally located hotel is close to everything, […]

Vancouver Christmas Market 2013 – A Seasonal Favorite

The Vancouver Christmas Market from November 22 to December 24, 2013 on the Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza! The Vancouver Christmas Market is a little bit of Traditional European Christmas Holiday Season in Vancouver. If you haven’t been, its at least worth visiting once. I like to visit once every year, take in the festive decorations, […]

Oyster Season in Vancouver. How I Learned to Shuck Some B.C. Beauties!

Oyster Shucking Novice – How I Learned to Shuck Some B.C. Beauties! Learning to Shuck Oysters to me is a basic necessary skill, like being able to properly open a bottle of Champagne. I’m in it to capture every drop, and not waste. Finesse is what its about. But finding those fresh and savoury, in-season […]

Fairmont Chateau Whistler – a Luxury Destination within a Luxury Destination

Fairmont Chateau Whistler is a Luxury Resort Destination within a Luxury Resort Destination It’s hard not to be smitten with the accommodations at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler, this resort hotel has an ideally situated location in Whistler and self-contained amusement including a huge health facility with indoor and outdoor pool and spas, a lively lounge […]

Yuji’s From Japan – to Vancouver with Oishii

Local Japanese Restaurant, Yuji’s From Japan, is like a corner of Yokohama flavours in Vancouver We’re lucky in Vancouver to have Yuji’s back, this time as Yuji’s From Japan, a small but popular japanese restaurant. Yokohama trained, with French Cuisine experience, Yuji’s delivers quality Japanese food, beautiful and fresh sashimi, and some innovative small plates. […]