Travels with a Gourmet

a food lover's travels, memorable meals, culinary trials and gastronomic experiences

On the first Sunday of every month (next one is on December 2), a lively market is held in Condado’s Ventana al Mar which is the large plaza on Avenida Ashford right in front of the sea.  Housed in a large tent, there are numerous stalls selling everything from plants (orchid, lavender and fresh herbs) …

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On my last day in New York, I met up with good friend, Brooklyn native and fellow foodie C, who said I couldn’t leave the cit without stopping by Chelsea Market – which houses an enclosed food court with specialized food purveyors including a large Anthroplogie boutique, a Posman Books  and a Bowery Kitchens, restaurant supply …

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San Francisco, one of my favorite cities which I haven’t been to since 2003 has changed a lot but still remains the same.  The laid-back vibe is still there along with the love for all things organic, local and  seasonal.  No visit would have been complete without a stop at the Ferry Building Marketplace.  And …

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