What Does Brexit Mean To You As A Traveler ?

First of all the sky is not falling, I know the markets took a major hit on this news, but don’t panic, and sit tight. Now as a traveler, this could actually be a good thing. Let’s have a closer look as it stands.
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By |June 25th, 2016|Categories: Featured|0 Comments

Copper River Salmon With Brown Sugar And Fleur Des Gris Glaze

May and June signal the start of summer in the Pacific Northwest. It also is the time when the Copper River Salmon begin their run in their namesake river.  […]

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By |June 7th, 2016|Categories: Featured, Main Course, Recipes|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Freixenet Cava – Sparkling Wine Catalonia Style

Freixenet Cava is the result of the Ferrer family and the Sala family coming together via marriage more than 100 years ago.  The premier producer of Cava in the world, Freixenet brings high end taste and sophistication with an affordable price point that is perfect for any occasion.
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By |May 27th, 2016|Categories: Catalonia, Europe, Featured, Food & Wine Discoveries, Spain, Tours|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

24 Hours In Basel Switzerland

Before departing on our Amawaterways Rhine river cruise, we had a little bit of time in Basel. […]

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By |April 5th, 2016|Categories: Basel, Destinations, Featured, Switzerland|Tags: , , , |2 Comments

Florida Keys Cuisine: Key West & Grouper Fritters

 
What’s not to love about Key West’s palm-lined streets and fish that is fresh enough to draw any committed culinary traveler? Not to mention yummy tropical inspired drinks and beach culture with a laid-back vibe. . .
Ernest Hemingway, Jimmy Buffett, a few celebrated pirates and many others lost their hearts to Key West. Here within the distinct mixture of cultures and seafood scene, vibrant sidewalk cafes lure in passersby while live music and hopping bars are the perfect places to watch the sun drop into the Gulf of Mexico.

The Florida Keys is home to five districts, each with their own charm. The southern-most paradise, Key West, is just miles from Cuba and is home to an enviably temperate climate and a delicious array of fresh seafood. Key West’s food scene is influenced by African and Cuban flavors, many difficult to […]

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By |March 28th, 2016|Categories: Featured, Florida, Key West, Main Course, Recipes, United States|Tags: , , , |2 Comments

Crispy Neufchatel Maitake Mushroom Duxelle Egg Rolls With Blue Lump Crab

Chef Ivan Flowers has done it again with this recipe, It hits all the right notes, with the creaminess of the Neufchatel, umami of the mushrooms and touch of sweet from the crab. Oh and the crispy rolls just set this whole recipe off. Let’s make it, and thank you Chef Flowers.  […]

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By |March 25th, 2016|Categories: Appetizer, Chefs, Recipes, Savor|1 Comment

Why You Should Book That River Cruise Now

Historically, the luxury river cruise industry has been very strict with booking windows, on board credit and you were pretty much on your own regarding airfare. This year has seen deals that you really have to check out.  […]

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By |March 13th, 2016|Categories: Cruises, Europe, Featured, Portugal|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

Portiani Hotel Milos Greece Offers Outstanding Value

The Greek Island of Milos has one of the most beautiful protected harbors in all of Greece. The horseshoe shaped Adamas harbor is ringed with restaurants, coffee shops and a beautiful marina.  […]

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By |March 4th, 2016|Categories: Destinations, Europe, Featured, Greece, Hotels, Milos, Stay|0 Comments

Brownies 2.0 Decadent Creamy And Low Fat

I love chocolate, and growing up the sweeter the better. But as I got older my tastes began to change, and now I’m a fan of deep dark chocolate.

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By |February 12th, 2016|Categories: Desserts, Recipes, Savor|0 Comments

Tudor Hall Restaurant At King George Hotel Athens

“Look at that view !” is the first thing most people exclaim when looking out from the balcony of the Tudor Hall Restaurant. […]

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By |February 9th, 2016|Categories: Athens, Europe, Featured, Food & Wine Discoveries, Greece, Restaurants, Savor|0 Comments