Travels with a Gourmet

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

Dorado Beach Club has closed West Beach and opened their new beach restaurant – Barlovento.  Housed in the Ambassadors of the Environment building (which is run by the the Ritz-Carlton Reserve), Barlovento also has a non-motorized water sports facility offering lessons in kayaking, paddle boarding, wind surfing, kite surfing and sailing.  The restaurant is bright …

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We got back from Buenos Aires a few days ago and I was all set to post my Argentina eats until I went for lunch at two week old Mamasan in Seminyak and decided that this post had to go out before anything else. Mamasan is the new restaurant from the same owners of Sarong and specializes …

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Yesterday, after a morning of shopping in El Corte Ingles and Puerto Banus, my friends and I were starving and stopped for a quick lunch at La Taberna del Pintxo, the pintxos (Basque tapas on a skewer) place right across the street by the English bookstore. There are several other branches of this casual restaurant …

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