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European Market in Cape Coral on Pine Island Rd
Florida Events
Edward A Kliszus

European Grocery Market

I continually hear former Northeasterners and Chicagoites asking for recommendations on where to find hot pastrami and rye bread, babka, and blintzes, like those served at the Second Avenue Deli in Manhattan. How about shish ka bob, pizza, pierogis, hand-rolled fresh pasta, bagels, and the like?

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Edison & Ford Main Timeline of Innovation. Photo credit: Edward Kliszus
Florida Events
Edward A Kliszus

The Edison Ford Winter Estates and Museum

The Edison Ford Winter Estates and Museum are jewels of southwest Florida. The museum showcases memorabilia highlighting the successes of two of America’s industrialists, Thomas Edison and Henry Ford.

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World's Longest Mini Golf Hole. Photo: Elizabeth Ann Foster
Florida Events
Elizabeth Ann Foster

Tropical Breeze Fun Park

After leaving Bowland and Nemo’s Cafe, we crossed the parking lot and discovered Tropical Breeze Fun Park, home of the world’s longest hole. As a reporter on a mission to verify bold claims, we signed up for a round.

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Lanes at Bowland. Courtesy Bowland
Florida Events
Elizabeth Ann Foster

Bowland Cape Coral

Cape Coral hosts many pleasant surprises. Some friends and I recently spent a pleasant evening at Nemo’s Sports Bistro at Bowland in Cape Coral. Along with a bowling alley brimming with activity, there is Nemo’s Cafe where diners can relax, play pool and darts, watch live sports, and order bar fare like drinks, wings, and pizza.

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Hotel Zaza in Houston Texas entrance sign. Photo credit: Edward Kliszus
Restaurants
Edward A Kliszus

Hotel Zaza Houston

Houston, Texas has seen a lot of growth in recent years and today has a population exceeding two million. Hotel Zaza is located in the heart of Houston’s famed museum district that sees up to seven million visitors annually.

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Philip Guston, Painting, Smoking, Eating (1973) Collection of the Stedlijk Museum, Amsterdam. The Estate of Philip Guston, courtesy Hauser & Wirth
Art Criticism
Elizabeth Ann Foster

Philip Guston Now

The museum hosts splendid indoor and outdoor spaces with a fabulous restaurant. Its exhibits are wonderfully curated, rich, and diverse. You’ll want to visit when you’re in Boston.

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Courtesy Mare Oyster Bar.com
Restaurants
Elizabeth Ann Foster

Mare Oyster Bar Boston

A delicious dining experience with attentive staff and great ambiance. The North End is a fabulous place to explore and should be part of your itinerary for experiencing the rich variety of cultural and historical landmarks of one of our oldest cities.

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Entry to Bryant Park Grill. Photo credit: Edward Kliszus
Restaurants
Edward A Kliszus

Bryant Park Grill

Rating  4.6/5 The Bryant Park Grill is located in Bryant Park next to the New York Public Library and near Times Square in Manhattan.

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Entrance to Balthazar Restaurant NY. Photo credit: Edward Kliszus
Restaurants
Edward A Kliszus

Balthazar French Cafe

Rating  4.6/5 It was a beautiful late spring night to walk around the neighborhood just next to New York’s Little Italy. Balthazar French Cafe

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