Category: USA

Restaurant Review: Nai Tapas Bar (LES, NYC)

Just another one of those inconspicuous Manhattan restaurants, whose storefront doesn’t do justice to the experience that is awaiting inside.  A few weeks ago, a group of friends had agreed to meet for a birthday celebration at Nai Tapas Bar, located on the Lower East Side.  For larger groups, Nai provides a delicious fixed menu for $40 per person, that ...

Hotel Review: Providence Biltmore Hotel (Rhode Island)

Located in the heart of downtown Providence, the Biltmore is conveniently location in close proximity to City Hall, the Rhode Island Convention Center, various museums, Brown University, and plenty of dining options.  After a long ride on the bus from NYC, it was nice to see that our drop-off location was only a block away ...

Restaurant Review: Havana Cafe (Bronx, NY)

I don’t often venture out into the Bronx just for a meal, but the one exception I will always make is for the mouth-watering Lechoncito ($17 at time of review) at the Havana Cafe. Easily one of the top 5 meals I’ve had the opportunity to experience while living in NY, the bone-in roast pork ...

Restaurant Review: La Sandwicherie (Miami)

It was my first time in Miami and based upon a friend’s recommendation, a few buddies and I ended up checking out La Sandwicherie.  This turned out to definitely be the best decision of the trip!  I decided to go with the Prosciutto and Fresh Mozzarella, and it ended up being absolutely to die for! Just look at the pic…a ...

Hotel Review: Outrigger Aina Nalu, Maui (Hawaii)

“My new home away from home” From the wonderful staff, to the awesome facilities, and of course its great location (a few short blocks from the heart of downtown Lahaina), the Aina Nalu has really done an amazing job in making sure their guests feel right at home. Their attention to detail really sets them ...