Adventures in Spain: Barcelona Day 2

What better way to start our second day in Barcelona than at the world famous Boqueria Market Place? I highly suggest that you go early when the market is first opening. All of the stalls won't be open, but you will beat the mass of tourists that flood in later in the day. I did … Continue reading Adventures in Spain: Barcelona Day 2

Adventures in Spain: Barcelona Day 1

For twelve days this October, I traveled throughout Spain and Portugal. Despite months of careful research and planning, things started off a challenge before we even left New York. As we were about to leave for Newark Airport to catch our Norwegian flight to Barcelona, we received a text from Norwegian that our flight was … Continue reading Adventures in Spain: Barcelona Day 1

Adventures in Nicaragua: Isla Ometepe

Back to the Hosh Adventures in Nicaragua! Another added benefit of going off schedule was that our lovely zip line guides recommended that we take a day trip to the Island of Ometepe. Located in Lake Nicaragua, Ometepe was formed by two volcanoes, creating an hour-glass shaped island. With a rich history and beautiful natural … Continue reading Adventures in Nicaragua: Isla Ometepe

Adventures in New Orleans: Oysters and Cocktials

Although the temperatures in New York were in the 60s over Christmas, I escaped to parts more tropical... New Orleans! I spent a week with my family exploring the city and over indulging in food and drinks. Of course, no visit to New Orleans is complete without seeing a second line parade. We saw a … Continue reading Adventures in New Orleans: Oysters and Cocktials

Rockaway Brewing Company Introduces Its First Canned Beer

A few weekends ago, I attended the Rockaway Brewing Company's launch of their first canned beer. Although the brewery originated in the Far Rockaway, it has recently moved to a far bigger facility in Long Island City, Queens. Their beers are New York City craft beers at its finest, using fresh ingredients and delicious tasting. … Continue reading Rockaway Brewing Company Introduces Its First Canned Beer

Saturday Night in Eunice, Louisiana

A little bit of shameless self promotion, I just had a piece published yesterday on the awesome website, The Flexist. You should immediately click here and read it. The picture above isn't quite Eunice, it is actually Avery Island, LA, an name you might recognize from your bottle of Tabasco. Go check out The Flexist … Continue reading Saturday Night in Eunice, Louisiana