Fine Taste

The finer things in life sometimes come at a cost – but often it’s worth the extra pennies. Here, browse around to find the experience, stay, or food that best fits your taste.

My rating is determined as follows:

$20-$100 plate/dish

$200-$1,500 per night

$100+ per hour/experience

Quality of ambiance & experience/food- 75%       Quality of  stay (comfort level) – 15%       Quality of service – 10%


Imagine being in the middle of a postcard. Imagine having one of the most iconic and world famous views right at your terrace.  Now imagine that you have all of this, and a luxury cave house to go with it. All of this is possible at Myblue Luxury Cave House in Oia, Santorini.  (read more…)


Get lost with Lisa at the Pest-Buda Hotel’s luxury apartment in Budapest, Hungary! (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…)


There are tons of apartments and loads of hotels in Lake Como. So why stay at Bellagio Pescallo Guesthouse? So many reasons, not the least of which is the incredible view you’ll be getting. Click here to learn more…


Want to escape into a dream world of style, luxury and class? At Argentario Golf Resort & Spa, those are the key aims, aside from relaxation, excellent taste and fun.  (read more…)

Hotel Villa Domizia - Porto Santo Stefano, Italy


Paradise is in Tuscany, and it’s probably in a spot you didn’t even know existed…(read more…)


Innovative creativity and delicious results leave you speechless and in a good way, here at Antica Osteria Le Mura! (read more…)


When you step into a place of sophistication, it’s hard not to let the residual burn stay with you…(read more…)

Bar Bosco - Terre Haute, Indiana


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Looking for a luxurious retreat in a private setting? Maybe you want something that’s in between a home and a hotel? Well, look no further than Luxury Living Apartments & Spa in Thessaloniki. Here, you will find that they take relaxation and service to a whole new level. (read more…)


If you find yourself in need of some delicious food with a very upscale and elegant atmosphere, then you might want to consider dining at Jardin Mazarin. (read more…)


Come spend a few days at a real Oasis: at Oasis Scala Beach Hotel in Agistri, Greece! (read more…)


Their wine is not the only impressive thing at Hemingway Restaurant. It’s also the killer food, the amazing design, and unbeatable service! (read more…)


To find the kind of tasteful elegance that you get here at Pierrot Restaurant is quite rare… (read more…)


Get lost with Lisa at Urban Betyár in Budapest, Hungary (read more…)


For a fine dining experience unlike one you’ve ever had before, make sure to spend an evening at Ristorante Bacco (read more…

Stay in the midst of charm, elegance and luxury at the Dantelo Luxury Residence in Messaria, Santorini, Greece! (read more…)

Get ready for a most luxurious experience in a place you’ve probably never heard of. And a hotel you’ll soon want to learn much more about… (read more…)

No one goes home hungry at Trattoria Anna Maria – that’s just a fact! The owner makes sure of it…(read more…)

For a little bit of luxury and style in the heart of Campobasso, head to Essentia Show Restaurant. There, they’ll take you on an unforgettable food odyssey which will be delivered to you with utmost class and taste. And oh what a taste!  (read more…)

Be transported to another time and vibe when you step into Nu Lounge Bar! (read more…)

Step inside a typically cliché Tuscan style osteria, where the food smells just as good as the wine tastes!  (read more…)

Some people start a business with ideas of turning a profit. Others start a business with love, passion, talents, and most of all, creativity.  (read more…)

An evening of luxury can be found at the doorstep of one of the most well-known hotels in all of Budapest.  But don’t leave without trying some of their most popular, special and absolutely unforgettable dishes! (read more…)

When chic meets casual, you get Jamie Oliver’s Restaurant in Budapest.  (read more…)

Get lost with Lisa at Tramvia in Casalecchio di Reno, Italy! (read more…)

Ever wanted to stay in a castle? How about a fortress? Pretend you’re a princess presiding over a land of subjects below you? (read more…)

Get lost with Lisa at the Baltazár Boutique Hotel in Budapest, Hungary! (read more…)

Elements combines unique flavors with stylish presentation… (read more…)

When you combine class and casual dining you get Ristorante Magreta!  (read more…)

Asparagus - Merrillville, Indiana

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Gaze in awe at the breathtaking view during sunset at The Athenian House, and marvel at their creative and new approaches to Greek cuisine! (read more…)

Step into a historical building from the 16th century, where you have the most incredible view awaiting you.  Unique glasses of Prosecco, delicious appertivo and local dishes all exist here at the Ristorante Pisanino at the historical Palazzetto Pisani in Venice. (read more…)

Welcome to Across the Street Bistro by Andreas, where intimate dining meets European fare. The cozy ambiance will invite you in, but the cocktail selection, sweet desserts and masterful entrees will entice you to stay…  (read more…)

Komm eins, kommen sie alle to the Bavarian Grill, rated one of the best German restaurants in the whole country at one time! Beyond delicious, their food is simply wunderbar! (read more…)

The bustling and beautiful city of Budapest has a million different restaurants to choose from.  So why dine at La Perle Noire? Read on to find out! (read more…)

Get lost with Lisa at Bononia Club in Bologna, Italy! (read more…)

With a long and fascinating history, dine at one of the most well-known and historic restaurants that not only Budapest has to offer, but all of Europe! (read more…)

The Lighthouse in Cedar Lake Indiana doesn’t just have some delectable dishes on offer. They also have one of the most picturesque spots to gaze out upon while you’re sipping your signature cocktail or eating your fried calamari. So stop by The Lighthouse where you will discover great flavors, a lively atmosphere, with a chic vibe.

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Get lost with Lisa at the historic Hosteria Carducci in Modena, Italy! (read more…)