Tosca Tapes- Barcelona, Spain

What a day we had of barely any sleep, catching one of those super cheap disorganized european flights, and winging the whole tourist thing. It definitely left me exhausted, deranged, and starving. We were going to be by the Palau de la Musica Catalana for a flamenco show, so we figured might as find something close, and found […]

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Ootoya

I was searching for a new sushi place on Yelp and stumbled upon this gem. I was expecting your typical spicy salmon, California roll type sushi place but was surprised when it wasn’t quite that. Ootoya is traditional home styled Japanese cooking. I wasn’t sure how to order but I finally settled on the Salmon Sushi […]

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Il Mercato Centrale

Food Food Food! I stumbled upon this place when I was looking for the San Lorenzo market, which was recommended in one of those Florence tour books (so touristy, I know. Hey I gotta get around somehow!) The San Lorenzo market was a bit of a disappointment for me, as I was expecting something quirky and unique, […]

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It’s Not Nobu But…

 Salmon Sashimi, Spicy Salmon Roll, and Soft Shell Crab Roll  For some reason, I found it hard to find good reasonable priced sushi in the city. I’m sure there are other phenomenal sushi places, but they tend to be on the expensive side. I went hunting on Yelp and found Sushi Yaska. It has become […]

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