If you’re looking for a cost that is something in between budget and luxury, then these are the places for you! Some offering high quality ambiance, others offering a casual vibe, no matter who you are or where you’re from you’re always welcome here!
My rating is determined as follows:
$12-18 per dish/item
$60-200 per night (seasonal rates)
Quality of food/room (comfort level) – 75% Quality of service – 15% Quality of ambiance – 10%
Want the most relaxing and welcoming experience in possibly all of Italy? Then head to La Locanda B&B in San Martino al Cimino, where you’ll feel like a part of the family before you know it! (read more…)
There are few vacation rentals in the world that can boast to have it all. And Sea Gypsy Vacation Rentals is in that lucky rare bunch. With over a 100 rentals to choose from, there’s something to fit everyone’s taste, budget, style and way of life… (read more…)
The most delicious food in all of Dallas is hidden on the top floor of Nordstrom at Stonebriar Mall in Frisco. Their signature cocktails, incredible desserts, and mouthwatering entrees are all of the reasons you should not only stop in today, but become a regular guest at Bazille! (read more…)
Are you in the mood for some of the most exotic food you’ve ever heard of? How about reading the most creative menu that you’ve probably ever come across in a brewery? Interested in the most delicious food you’ll have this side of anywhere? Then you might want to check out Two Bandits Brewing, Co. in Hicksville, Ohio! (read more…)
Café Bazaar - Thessaloniki, Greece
Brooks Burgers may be the best food you’ve never known about in all of Southwest Florida. From their signature burgers to their classic Fish n’ Chips and their out of this world cocktails, the restaurant has been thriving for a while and owner Scott knows a thing or two about how to keep his guests happy – whether they be newcomers like me, or regular customers. (read more…)
The Nashville House - Nashville, Indiana
La Fontana Bellagio Ristorante Pizzeria has everything you could ask for. An 80s atmosphere, traditional Italian dishes you almost never see on menus throughout the country, and a great location. When dining in Bellagio, there’s really no better choice than La Fontana! (read more…)
Welcome to international fare at its finest! You won’t have any shortage of options here at Grand Duke’s – from any cuisine around the world. With a main focus on Eastern European dishes, Grand Duke’s is not only high in quantity, they are also high in quality! (read more…)
Take a ride on a speed boat through the glorious panoramic views of Porto Santo Stefano. Be it a special occasion, a fancy or simple rental, whatever your pleasure, Biba Boats is the place to stop in for an unforgettable experience!(read more…)
Few meals make you cry with joy because it tastes so good. Love and War in Texas is one of those places. Perhaps the name has its own significance, but my take on it is probably different. You’ll love the food so much, you’ll be warring with yourself over how much more to order! (read more…)
Paradise is in the middle of the Alentejo region in Portugal. Surrounded by nothing but olive trees and a vast dry land, you are reminded of the rural areas of Tuscany. The silent escape of the real world is perhaps just but for a short time, but you can do it in comfort, on a budget and with some great wine by your side! (read more…)
Welcome to Ellen’s. The greatest brunch restaurant, and most talked about one in all of Dallas is someplace you need to try while in the Big D. Here are just a few of the many delicious reasons Ellen’s is the greatest thing since (their own) sliced bread! (read more…)
Every girl needs a day to get her beauty on. But what can you do when you’re in a little unknown village in the middle of Lazio? Head to Parentesi Donna Hair Salon in San Martino al Cimino, that’s what! (read more…)
You may be hard pressed to find a magical time-traveling DeLorean in Southwest Florida. But if you’re really keen on stepping back into the past, then the best option is checking out Mel’s Diner! With several locations in the greater Naples area, you’re going to love the music, the food and most especially the atmosphere!
Dallas is a big city, with a zillion choices when it comes to any kind of cuisine. Even a generous selection of Italian fare throughout the “Big D”. So it’s not always easy to make a decision of where to eat if you want to pick just the right place. That’s why you might want to think about checking out Princi Italia in West Plano Village. The service is great, the wine selection vast, and the food delicious from appetizers to desserts! (read more…)
Casa Terreiro do Poço - Borba, Portugal
In the mood to stay at a manor dating back to the 17th century? How about relaxing by a private pool surrounded by unique architecture and massive palm trees? Indulge in some delicious local sausages and fresh squeezed orange juice for breakfast? If all of this sounds like it’s up your alley, then you might want to head to the tiny village of Borba. Here, you will find Casa do Terreiro do Poço, with a lot more than what you might be expecting!
Pasta Gigi’s Fettucine Alfredo had me practically licking the plate by the end. Don’t miss out on their signature dishes either though. In fact, while you’re there, just order one of everything to play it safe…(read more…)
Royalty, presidents, film stars and pie. What do all of these things have in common? Collin Street Bakery in Corsicana, Texas! Known for their fabulous fruit cakes and pecan everything, you’re sure to find something that will meet your sweet tooth craving! (read more…)
Erzsébet Wine Cellar - Tokaj, Hungary
Like most wine cellars in Tokaj, the Erzsebet Pince dates back to a long time ago. A really long time ago.
So long ago in fact, that the former Empress of Russia, Elizabeth Petrovna, actually rented out the cellar to store the region’s coveted Aszu wine back in the 1700s. (read more…)
Get ready for some of the best pastries in the city, some of the friendliest staff around and the most charming ambiance you can find in Budapest. It’s all at Á Table Boulangerie-Pâtisserie! (read more…)
At Antonio & Antonio you can have more than just pizza. With seafood dishes, salads, and pasta, Antonio & Antonio offers you everything, including one of the most spectacular views from any restaurant in the city! (read more…)
Looking for some breakfast fare? How about breakfast all day long? How about in a really vibrant and unique location? Then you should probably check out Toast & Jam in Schererville, Indiana. With just about everything but the kitchen sink on their menu, there’s no chance you’ll go hungry here…
Ceno Grille - Cape Coral, Florida