Monthly Archive for: ‘December, 2016’

Travel Food Porfirio MexicanCuisine

Porfirio’s delectable Mexican food- Mexican City

Located in the chic neighborhood of Polanco is Porfirio’s, a fun neighborhood dining venue with a large selection of Mexican cuisine, libations and desserts. The ambience is loud, jovial and entertaining with live musicians and music videos playing and creating a fun atmosphere. The food is fantastic with fresh ingredients, novel preparations of classics like fish tacos and delicious guacamole. The …

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The Dabney- creative food- Washington DC

Recently I visited The Dabney, a locally owned and Michelin stared restaurant in Washington DC located in a quaint alley. The creative restaurant with a large open air kitchen and a wood burning oven produced mouth watering selections. The ambiance is casual but it is obvious the team at the Dabney is serious about their cooking and preparation.   With a …

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My Due Diligence for Holiday Travel

Holiday travel is exhilarating and frustrating at the same time! When it goes well there is nothing better than being with family and friends but when it goes astray you end up spending hours at an airport waiting.     What I have found due to many years of business travel is to make sure all due diligence is made …

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Zinc Bistro-Parisian Fare- Arizona

I adore a great bistro and to my surprise on my last business trip to Arizona I was fortunate to dine at the Zinc Bistro. A traditional brasserie in the heart of Arizona desert.      I was fortunate that the weather was sublime during the day so you could either dine on the terrace or inside the traditional decorated …

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The Greenhouse- Innovative Fresh Cuisine

I am passionate about good food especially when I am traveling for business. It is hard enough to be consistently away from home thus who needs to add bad food to the list. On a recent trip to Scottsdale for a business conference I was fortunate to walk over to the Green House, a casual eatery with mouthwatering fresh and …

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Festive Red Footwear- Tom Ford

I am not usually a woman that wears red shoes but designer Tom Ford makes me want to try all different type of fashion items. This holiday, while I travel in South America, I think I might have to have a pair of his red satin bow pumps on my feet! Tom Ford takes the obvious in fashion and elevates …

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Travel Food PersianRoom Scottsdale

Persian Room- Mouthwatering Persian cuisine- Scottsdale

When traveling for business if I have time I try to explore the local cultural scene. Trying local restaurants and getting out of my hotel.  On a recent trip to Arizona for the USTOA conference I had the opportunity to try the Persian Room. It was wonderful to try a local restaurant the serves fresh and delicious Persian food. …

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Snooze eatery- Innovative breakfast fare- Scottsdale

After a few days traveling for business and a busy week at a conference I treasure some time to explore and find local dining venues that capture  the feel of the city I am visiting.  This morning I was up early for a sunrise walk before my conference started and I decided to eat breakfast after my walk.   I …

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Food Travel Bukhara

Bukhara- North West frontier Indian cuisine

I was fortunate to dine at the Bukhara restaurant on my most recent trip to New Delhi, India. Bukhara is known for its North West frontier Indian Cuisine where the food is cooked in the clay oven or tandoor. The Chefs at Bukhara are proficient in the tandoori cooking and the open exposed kitchen allowed me to watch the entire …

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Abu Jani Sandeep Khosla- Indian High Fashion

My recent trip to India was a feast for my eyes and senses. What I really enjoyed was an introduction to Indian high fashion. The creatives and the unique craftsmanship of the Indian fashions I saw were breathtaking. From the hand beading, detailed fabrics and beautiful colors it all composed a chic but festive pieces of clothing. The brand Abu …

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