Dal Moro’s, Venice – A Great Cheap Meal With One Catch


Jenn kept talking about this pasta place rated #6 out of 1220 on Tripadvisor.  One day we set out to the Castello neighborhood of Venice in search of this pasta nirvana. Continue Reading →

Hotel L’Orologio – Time Heals All Wounds… Check Out the Secret Bathroom


Our family had just experienced a devastating loss.  My daughter Jenn and I had a trip planned which we cancelled (a cruise).  After the funeral I knew we would be Continue Reading →

Cuban Food in Hackensack, N.J. at Casual Habana Cafe

A Cuban oasis in the town of Hackensack, New Jersey

The only time I have ever had Cuban food is when my friend Martha made black beans and yucca.  This dish set the bar so high that I can’t eat Continue Reading →

Five Gifts for Travelers – #5 Rocked My World!


What to buy a travelista?  Well there are some great gifts for travelers this year.  Lets get started: 1-  Kickstarter Travel Jacket – Kickstarter website features items that inventors want Continue Reading →