Here are some memories from vacations past….
Who doesn’t love a good burger? I found a pretty cool looking burger place the other day in the Vieux Nice and last night I got the chance to try it out. RockEat is one of the newest restaurants in the old part of Nice. They offer a pretty concise menu of the standard appetizers, […]Read Post ›
I just love everything about Crady’s restaurant. I’ve only been there once, but I really enjoy their style. Their food is amazing, simple and fresh, the place itself is unique and the staff is probably one of the nicest you’ll meet. Give it a try if you are ever in the Myrtle Beach area! Crady’s […]Read Post ›
Imagine my delight finding a BAGEL STORE as a New Yorker living in France. (Ok, so I am not from the city, but still New York is New York people. There’s a whole lotta state above that little island.) Bagelstein is a chain that is gradually expanding all over France, and a location has finally […]Read Post ›
Everyone knows about D-Day and the invasion of Normandy, but a lesser-known invasion also took place on the CÔte D’Azur. On August 15th, 1944, American, French, British and Canadian troops attacked Nazi strongholds in the Var (a region on the coast just west of Nice, Cannes, etc). Operation Dragoon, although not as famous its’ northern […]Read Post ›
For a while, my life in France was friendless and honestly, not so fun. Everything changed when I enrolled myself in a school to improve my (dreadful) language skills. I got on the friend train and the damned thing hasn’t stopped rolling. One of my best friends from school is a lovely girl from China […]Read Post ›
Here are a few snapshots from a city I adore: Rome, the eternal city.
The sun is beating down on me. I am merely feet away from the lovely clear, cool waters of the Mediterranean. Foreign tongues from all corners of the globe can be heard. It sounds like a relaxing day at the beach, doesn’t it? Living on the French Riviera sounds like a dream come true, right? […]Read Post ›
Think back to a time long ago when you would fill up your shopping cart with the electric colors of Bartles & Jaymes. Or maybe you preferred to unwind with the flavors of Seagram’s Escapes. Or maybe your 14 year-old self and your best friend took whatever brand of wine cooler was available at your […]Read Post ›