Tag Archives: travel

Invitations to not turn down

If you’re not a member, but you’re lucky enough to at least know a member, or if you get invited to an event at one of Naples private clubs, here are some you should never turn down. The Friday seafood buffet at Royal Poinciana Country Club is only offered during the winter and is a stunning display of fresh crab, ...

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Naples’ Small Town Market

The Olde Naples Farmers Market has evolved over the past 10 years from a small winter-only market into an all-year long artisan food market. With our short growing season and the limited types of produce that are available locally, the market was always struggling to find authentic farmers to sell their produce. Yet it remained very popular. Every Saturday morning ...

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Cocktail of the Decade – The Mojito

I’ve had lots of friends and family visiting this year from up north and they often ask me to suggest a good, warm weather, Florida cocktail. My answer is always the same, “Try a mojito.” The mojito first became known as Ernest Hemingway’s drink of choice in a bar called La Bodeguita del Medio in Havana, Cuba. But until recently, ...

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I love Japan

I admit it.  I love Japan.  Everything about it.  The food, the design, the people, the architecture, the shopping, the food (oh did I say that already?)  Okay here are some food photos from my latest trip to Japan.

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