Downtown Baltimore is mostly a vast wasteland of overpriced chains. Chez Hugo Bistro recently opened on Redwood Street, about two blocks from the inner harbor and offers a lovely Parisian escape from the city.
I had the chance to travel to Tampa, Florida for work a few weeks ago and the hotel I stayed in, The Tampa Marriott Waterside Hotel & Marina, had an awesome outdoor bar/restaurant. After a long day of working an event, a few coworkers and I decided to sit […]
Lately, I’ve been loving lobster rolls. And there was a Baltimore institution that I needed to check off of my list. So of course I headed to Thames Street Oyster House to get my next lobster roll fix.
Have you heard of Ocean Box? It’s a fresh fish delivery service so you can get sustainable sourced fish delivered to your home weekly. I had the opportunity to order a box and I could not have been happier with the quality of the fish I received.
One of my favorite parts about traveling is coffee shop hopping. After some browsing, it seemed that Portola Coffee Roasters was one of the best coffee roasters in the area so of course I needed to check it out. The location in Orange was closest to where I […]
Cafe Andamiro has been on my radar for quite some time now. This cute Mount Vernon cafe opened up about a year ago and it looks like the perfect spot to grab a quick bite. On one of those lovely Sunday mornings we have been having, I found […]
I love taking a quick trip to Annapolis. Not only is it beautiful, but every restaurant I’ve been to has seriously been delicious. Most recently, I visited Carpaccio and was completely blown away by all the Italian offerings. Each dish also had its own beautiful presentation which I […]
How often is it that you travel and eat at the same restaurant more than once? For me, that happens almost never. I’ll maybe visit the same coffee shop more than once, but over the course of a week it’s so uncommon that I’ll visit the same restaurant […]
Recently, I had the opportunity to stay at the Royal Sonesta in the Inner Harbor for a staycation. As a Baltimore resident, I was thrilled to be spending the evening overlooking the picturesque harbor. I could not get enough of the beautiful view. I was slightly kicking myself for […]
An afternoon of wandering around the Santa Monica Pier and walking along the beach, my friend and I really craving tacos and margaritas. Fortunately, Blue Plate Taco was steps from the pier and had just what we were craving. The vibe was super beachy and we were all […]