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  • Caviar with garnitures
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    ✈ Thai Airways First Class CDG-BKK

    We had been looking forward to this trip for almost a year, having booked it back in January during the dark and rainy depths of our first London ...

    On November 23, 2014 / By
  • Akamaru Modern with seasoned egg and bamboo shoots
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    Ippudo London

    When we found out that the Japanese ramen chain Ippudo was coming to London, we were beyond excited. Having been to Ippudo in New York (East Village and ...

    On October 10, 2014 / By
  • Razor clams
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    Since our last day in Brussels was a Sunday, we knew our eating choices would be a bit more limited. However, we had read great things about Noordzee, ...

    On September 21, 2014 / By
  • Sushi
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    Sunday Brunch at Roka Canary Wharf

    Since moving to London, we’ve pretty much given up on finding good, moderately priced sushi. We had become spoiled in New York with a wide range of quality ...

    On August 17, 2014 / By
  • 1st macaron visit
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    Pierre Hermé

    While Adam and I don’t love sweets, it wouldn’t be a trip to Paris without a taste of macarons and, as luck would have it, we had a ...

    On August 10, 2014 / By
  • Rouge thon
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    Clown Bar

    After much research on Chowhound, we were a bit discouraged as to where we might eat for our only dinner during our weekend in Paris in August. While ...

    On August 9, 2014 / By
  • Bulots aioli
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    Aux Deux Amis

    It was 5pm on a warm Saturday evening in early August in Paris. The city was quiet, as many businesses and locals had vacated town for summer holidays. ...

    On August 9, 2014 / By
  • Lufthansa First Class
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    ✈ Lufthansa First Class MUC-YYZ

    After a leisurely morning in the Lufthansa First Class Lounge, it was time to gather ourselves and head to the plane. Our departure gate, H24, was only about ...

    On July 17, 2014 / By
  • Lufthansa First Class Lounge
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    Lufthansa First Class Lounge Munich

    For our trip back to New York in mid-July, we had a layover of almost 24 hours in Munich, arriving from London midday on Wednesday and departing to ...

    On July 17, 2014 / By
  • Duck liver, cinnamon, pea, acidified sour cherry
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    Borkonyha Winekitchen

    For our weekend trips throughout Europe, we attempt not to over-plan our 36-48 hours on the ground, instead preferring to leave ourselves room to spontaneously wander and explore ...

    On May 24, 2014 / By
  • Hippodrom tent
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    Munich Frühlingsfest

    In planning our trip to Munich for the weekend of the early May UK bank holiday (first Monday in May), we envisioned that southern Germany would be a ...

    On May 11, 2014 / By
  • Giant tiger prawns
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    Cervejaria Ramiro

    As soon as we decided to make Lisbon our first weekend getaway from London, we began scouring the internet to decide where to go for our meals during ...

    On March 15, 2014 / By