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A Gourmand’s Trip Around the World

A good trip can become a great trip when eating delicious food. Not everyone cooks but everyone eats. Here I will share with you places around the world that offer amazing food. Visiting places is only half the adventure of traveling. The other half is the food you eat. For recipes, please visit La Cuisine de Lucienne Continue reading A Gourmand’s Trip Around the World

El Torreón

City: Buenos, Aires, Argentina Address: Echeverría 3202 Date: June 30, 2017 Meal: Lunch Tales from my Travels: This is a restaurant we have gone to often on our many trips back home. On this occasion specifically, my dad, brother, sister-in-law and I had just arrived that morning to Buenos Aires. Since my grandfather’s birthday had been the day before, it was suggested we all get together … Continue reading El Torreón

Reata Restaurant

City: Alpine, TX Address: 203 N 5th Street Date: December 27, 2016 Meal: Dinner Tales from my Travels: By the time we left our hotel in Alpine and finally arrived at Big Bend, it was nearly noon. We stopped at a Fossil Exhibit and then continued driving to a ranger station to get some more information. We made some sandwiches and had lunch before setting … Continue reading Reata Restaurant

Jett’s Grill at the Hotel Paisano

City: Marfa, TX Address: 207 Highland St Date: December 26, 2016 Meal: Dinner Tales from my Travels: Here goes yet another road trip across the U.S. but this time we are joined by my brother, sister and sister-in-law. Our final destination? Big Bend National Park. We set off in the afternoon of Christmas Day and stopped to sleep in Sonora. The following morning we visited … Continue reading Jett’s Grill at the Hotel Paisano

24th Street Café

City: Bakersfield, CA Address: 1415 24th St Date: July 26, 2015 Meal: Lunch Tales from my Travels: We left the Santa Clara area and headed southwest. My dad wanted to search for the site of U2’s Joshua tree in the Mojave desert as well as Death Valley. On our way, we stopped for lunch at Bakersfield. 24th Street Café is open for breakfast and lunch … Continue reading 24th Street Café

Paramount Grill

City: Gainesville, Fl Address: 12 SW 1st Ave Date: August 14, 2016 Meal: Lunch Tales from my Travels: It was with somewhat of a heavy heart that I left the white beaches, fine dining and comfortingly European-like city of St. Augustine. My dad had written to some of his university friends the night before; one of his professors had answered almost instantly, suggesting getting together … Continue reading Paramount Grill

Gelato Time

City: St. Augustine, Fl Address: 124 St. George St Date: August 13, 2016 Meal: Dessert Tales from my Travels: Gelato Time is technically an extension of Pizza Time. As we sat at our table, munching away at our delicious pizza next to the gelato freezer, I started looking at the signs behind the counter and at vast amount of people coming in to order a gelato. … Continue reading Gelato Time