Category Archives: Local Eats

Discover the tasty local dishes and the best places to eat them all over the world.

Elegance and Fine Dining for Families – Raintree Restaurant in St. Augustine

Going on a trip and not having a fine dining night out  should be considered a travel sin.  And yes, you can do it with small kids. Maybe not a Michelin rated restaurant, but don’t give up hope. All it … Continue reading

18th Century Spanish Dinner – Taberna Del Caballo

What’s a visit to St. Augustine and not eat at an authentic Spanish Tavern (Taberna del Caballo) which resembled one of the 40 taverns that were open during the 18th Century. The Taberna is part of the Colonial Quarter St. Augustine, … Continue reading

Restaurants in Daytona Beach – Racing North Turn – A Historic Lunch

Eating at a nice beach front restaurant can be done anywhere in the world. But when you bring elements of history, racing, seafood and beach that is when the dining experience truly comes to life. And that is exactly what … Continue reading

Dining in Boston – Never a Shortage of Amazingness

Boston has one of the greatest selections of dining. You can find anything you like want. But it’s always fun to go for the iconic Bostonian meals. Most of them are seafood. But you’ll find others too. Dining in Boston … Continue reading

Traditional Guatemala Food and Street Vendors

Visiting the Kite Festival in Sumpango on Day of the Dead, November 1, in Guatemala is a super rare treat. It is also a supreme time to get a glimpse into the world of Guatemalan food vendors. But the most … Continue reading

Guatemala for Kids – Family Friendly Resorts are a Fun Option

Lake Atitlan in Guatemala is considered to be a one of the top ten most beautiful places in the world to visit. Once you’ve been there, you would totally agree. However, when traveling with kids views and scenery only go … Continue reading

Worlds Largest McDonalds – Is This Really Necessary?

Honestly, do we really need a ‘World’s Largest’ McDonalds? I highly doubt it. We stumbled upon this place accidentally while visiting Orlando, Florida. My son’s buddy lives in Orlando and they haven’t seen one another in a long time. So … Continue reading

Theme Restaurants in NYC – Taking it Up a Notch

Theme restaurants can be a bit corny with a negative connotation to them. Just thinking of going to one makes one feel you’ll be part of the herd that follows the marketing, corporate push to get people to visit these … Continue reading

The Hyatt in Newport, Rhode Island a lot More than Just a Hotel

Have you ever heard of Goat Island? This secret place is less than five minutes from Newport, Rhode Island and it houses one of the best outdoor restaurants to see the famous New England sunset while sipping fruity sangrias breathing … Continue reading

Atlantic Fish Company – An Iconic Seafood Restaurant in Boston

What is the first thing that pops into your mind when you think of Boston food? Seafood, of course! And you can’t visit Boston unless you visit the iconic seafood restaurants in Boston, right? So I went on the hunt … Continue reading

Costa Rica Traditional Food – SODAS Are Where To Go!

Eating local food is without a doubt the best experience of traveling. Costa Rica is no different.  Where to find Costa Rica Traditional Food? A SODA of course! Soda’s are all over the country and the main food they all … Continue reading

Walt Disney Food – Eating ‘Brave’ Style

Disney simply keeps on surprising you more and more. This goes for Walt Disney food. It’s not just the typical restaurant and pretzel stands. We found something that was the hit of the Walt Disney food frenzy – at least for … Continue reading

What is the Cuba Traditional Food – A Cuban Sandwich Of Course!

Sandwiches and me become very close during travels. They are filling, tasty and fun especially when a country is known for them. So it was a great surprise for me that the almost true Cuba Traditional Food was a sandwich … Continue reading

Belize Food – Best Served at Street Food Stands

Belize, as of right now, is probably our favorite country. The beautiful weather, beaches, and people make it a place where I would consider moving to. However, the most fun we had was eating Local Belize Food at the tons … Continue reading

Honduras Traditional Food – Baleadas Home Cooked

Eating at local food stands is so much fun. When my son and I took a mommy – son trip to Honduras Bay Islands, we found a great outdoor eatery on Utila and tried some serious Honduras Traditional Food. 2 … Continue reading

8 Secrets You’ll Learn During a Chocolate Making Workshop

Instead of material gifts for my birthday, I prefer experiences and memories. So when it was time for my celebration I decided to do a Chocolate making workshop with my boys. Guatemala is famous for it’s chocolate due to the … Continue reading

La Guarida Paladar, Havana Centro, Cuba – Photo Essay

Paladares of Cuban version of privately owned restaurant! You can get any kind of treat. But I was in for a shock when I entered the building where La Guarida is located. The building is all marble with amazing stairwells … Continue reading

Coppelia – World Famous Cuban Ice Cream – Havana, Cuba – Photo Essay

Cubans are crazy for ice cream. With the heat beating down on them and lots of time, they go to their favorite ice cream shop – Coppelia! There are two ways you can get in. If you have the Cuban … Continue reading

Guatemalan Typical Food Fair – Disorder At It’s Best

Every country boasts it’s typical food. Guatemala is no different. We had a food fair where the majority of the restaurants of Antigua got together and put out their best Guatemalan Typical food dishes. Get more fun information about the … Continue reading

Chapin Breakfast – Guatemala’s Way to Start the Day

It’s not secret I’m married to a Guatemalan. And all my friends here are also married to Guatemalans. Unlike us western chicks who want to NOT eat the typical American breakfasts, our men can’t seem to get enough of their … Continue reading

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