Category Archives: International restaurants

Geneva in 24 hours, shot right out of a jet

I was fortunate to be in Geneva for a weekend in the early portion of summer. The weather forecast wasn’t great, overcast and heavy rain. But, the sun stayed out, not too much cloud hung around, and the rains kept … Continue reading

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Pike market, then a hike to Elliott’s Oyster House

Pike Place Market is one of the best places to visit in Seattle this summer. It’s right in downtown Seattle, and offers a bit for the tourists, and a bit more for the locals. Founded in 1907, it consists of several … Continue reading

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Sunshine in Seattle! I’ll drink to that! Elysian Brewing Co.

Seattle is best known as the home of the Space Needle, the Supersonics (ex-2008), Frasier and Starbucks. I had to travel to Seattle for a conference last week, and was fortunate to be met by hardly a cloud in the … Continue reading

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Dinner before lunch, sir? Only in Heston’s world.

It is one thing to talk about brilliance, it is another to experience it. It is one thing to dream a dream, it is another to dine on it. For me, that is what Heston Blumenthal’s creative dishes are. From … Continue reading

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