Hotspot Leiden: Paco Ciao pop-up restaurant

Paco Ciao in Leiden

There’s a new restaurant in my town and I couldn’t be more exited! After a finger-licking dinner on their opening night and a yummie breakfast this morning I’m completely sold. But what really drew me in is the highly instagrammable interior design. Paco Ciao has all ingredients to become a popular hotspot in Leiden. I’m […]

Design delight at The Streetfood Club in Utrecht

Streetfood Club Utrecht

When good food and interesting interior design collide, I think you have a winning restaurant. One great example of that is The Streetfood Club in Utrecht. For some it might be a little hysterical, but I can appreciate the ‘more is more’ trend in interior design. The eclectic mix of Memphis style meets bohemian is […]

Beachclub Tulum Noordwijk

Beachclub Tulum Noordwijk

Today is another beautiful Indian summer day here in the Netherlands. On days like these I love to go to the beach for a walk and a drink on the terrace of one of the beach clubs. My new favourite in Noordwijk is Beachclub Tulum. I just love the interior and atmosphere, not to mention […]

Hotspot Miami: LuLu in Coconut Grove

Lulu Coconut Grove

While in Miami my favourite neighbourhood restaurant in Coconut Grove was Lulu. For one, I love the name since it is my own nickname. But mostly I loved it because of the fantastic food and cocktails, and the excellent location and friendly vibes. The outside terrace is always packed and that’s no surprise because it’s […]

A Historical Journey of Flavours at Restaurant Sucede in Valencia

Restaurant Sucede Valencia

While staying at the Caro Hotel in Valencia, I also had dinner at their fine dining restaurant: Sucede. Dinner at Sucede guarantees a historical journey of flavours and ingredients. I had the Valencian sample menu that takes you on a journey through the different decades of the city with its different cultural influences. The small appetizer-size […]

Restaurant C: hot design, warm atmosphere, cool and sizzling food

Restaurant C Amsterdam

Last weekend I had a celebratory birthday dinner of a friend in the newly opened Restaurant C in Amsterdam east. All I can say is “wow!” Restaurant C is really something else. I don’t think I have ever eaten food with this much flavour before. The ‘C’ stands for Celsius, because at Restaurant C you […]

Sunset Dinner at the Kapari Wine Restaurant on Santorini

Kapari Wine Restaurant Santorini

The Greek island Santorini is boasting with charming taverns and picturesque family restaurants serving up typical Greek food. The majority of them also have a seaside terrace and thus the coveted ‘sunset view’ that Santorini is famed for. However, one restaurant you really have to try, is the Kapari Wine Restaurant in Imerovigli. I had […]