Getting to know: A Praça in Lisboa, Portugal


I love discovering hidden gems that serve good food. Restaurants with heart. Soul food in a good atmosphere. That’s how it should be. And this weekend was a strike. Something like a 9 or 10 out of 10. I am talking about a restaurant called A Praça in Lisbon. Not in Bairro Alto where you might expect…

Getting to know: Restaurant Vienna @ Fettstrasse, Hamburg


Moin readers, this post is for the Hamburg folks among my followers. Some of the best culinary discoveries I make are typically those of small, hidden restaurants and restaurant Vienna (Fettstrasse, Hamburg) is my latest discovery. You might have been to this place before, if not, TAKE YOUR PHONE AND MAKE A RESERVATION. Vienna’s menu is creative…

Getting to know: Seafood Restaurants in Charleston, South Carolina


Today I woke up to pouring rain and had a hard time realizing that apparently summer is over in Germany. Seems like the weather god is sending first signs. Besides that, farmers’ markets have started selling plums. Oh oh, that’s a sign of transition: First come asparagus and rhubarb in our hemisphere, then strawberries, cherries…