Who’s traveling to Auckland? If you are, then you are going to need to eat. This post provides suggestions for dining in Auckland based on our personal experiences. Tip: Most casual restaurants in New Zealand are seat yourself or order at the counter. At the end of the meal, payment will typically be at the […]
After a satisfying brunch at Jane, the wife and I headed out on our Big Apple Day 3 adventures. Now, we didn’t really have any plans for this day. We were thinking about going to the 9/11 Museum, but that didn’t happen. The metro line we took from Jane skipped the Cortland St. station and […]
Our final stop of the 2015 New Zealand Road Trip revolved around Hobbiton. Mr. J, a huge Lord of the Rings fan, needed to see Hobbiton. I enjoy the movies as well, but I am not a super fan. Is it touristy? Yes. Is it commercialized? Yes. Is it amazing? Yes.
Sushi Nakazawa was one of the most difficult reservations to get for me on this trip. The restaurant is immensely popular, and for good reason. Chef Daisuke Nakazawa was an apprentice of sushi master, Jiro Ono, whom you may remember from the documentary Jiro Dreams of Sushi. So along with Le Bernardin, Sushi Nakazawa was […]
Hawaiian Air is the dominant airline for intra-Hawaii travel. Not only do they operate an all jet fleet, but they also have the most comprehensive inter-island service. And just yesterday, Hawaiian Air announces new Kona service to better connect our islands.
As I’ve said before, this trip to New York was the first for the wife, but not for me. So while her goals were to see a lot of the must-see sights, my goal was to EAT. Our first official meal in The City happened the night before at a Hawaiian restaurant I’ve wanted to […]