Seafood restaurants in Paris

Parisians take their seafood seriously, with deliveries arriving from the Atlantic and the Mediterranean daily. Local food writer Alex Lobrano chooses the best places in the city for a taste of the sea http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/jun/04/top-10-seafood-restaurants-paris

Portland à la cart: the city’s brilliant street food scene

Portland is famous for hipster restaurants and artisan baristas, but it’s the city’s brilliant street food that blows away this Guardian restaurant critic: http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/may/30/portland-oregon-street-food-scene

Travel Tales from Exotic Places like Salford

The following conversation took place in Istanbul and is an extract from my book ‘Travel Tales from Exotic Places like Salford‘. I had dinner in a restaurant that’s located in a mosque complex. It’s so atmospheric having a huge salad, pistachio kebab, and a pitta the size and shape of a small tortoise when seatedContinue reading “Travel Tales from Exotic Places like Salford”

FIFA World Cup – Rio’s ten best budget restaurants

Here they are according to The Guardian http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/may/14/top-10-budget-restaurants-rio-de-janeiro

Cimboco – The Caribbean Cafe – West Bay Road, Grand Cayman

Cimboco is an acronym for Cayman Islands Motor BOat COmpany and was the name of the first motorized boat that was the main connection between the Cayman Islands and the outside world between 1927 and 1947. Today, Cimboco is a small restaurant with perhaps 15 tables that serves brilliantly tasty food throughout the day. IContinue reading “Cimboco – The Caribbean Cafe – West Bay Road, Grand Cayman”

Top 10 Budget Restaurants in Perth, Australia

The top 10 best budget restaurants in Perth, Western Australia http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/feb/12/top-10-budget-restaurants-cafes-perth-australia

Top 10 budget restaurants and bistros in Paris

If you are visiting Paris see the following suggestions for budget dining: http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/feb/05/top-10-budget-restaurants-bistros-paris