Hotspot Rotterdam: Cornelis Bar & Kitchen

Cornelis Rotterdam

Rotterdam has gained another top notch restaurant. Its name is Cornelis Bar & Kitchen. The 2-storey restaurant with large outside terrace and view on the cityhall, is a pleasant spot to spend summer days and nights. The menu by chief cooks IJsbrant Wilbrenninck and Karim Aggoun is boasting with high quality recipes like Dry aged Côte de Boeuf or Procureur […]

Hotspot: Restaurant Pressroom in Amsterdam

Pressroom Amsterdam

New restaurants are popping up everywhere in Amsterdam these days. But one not to miss is Pressroom, the heart of the INK Hotel of which I blogged about yesterday. Before I went on holiday to France and Mykonos, I had a memorable first dinner at Pressroom and it probably won’t be my last. The restaurant is […]

Beautiful Bottles for the Holiday Bar Cart

Have you stocked up on alcohol yet for your bar cart? On new years eve, or even during your Christmas parties, it is the best time to showcase your most beautiful and best bottles. Also, an eye catching bottle makes such a nice gift. Each year there are a few brands that partner up with high fashion […]

Athens hot spot: Collage

On one of my morning strolls through Athens, I accidentally discovered a great place. Only five minutes by foot from metro station Monastiraki, amidst the central shopping district, you’ll find restaurant and bar Collage (Kapnikareas 3). What caught my eye was the industrial design and edgy interior. I was pleasantly surprised that the food was also […]

Athens hot spot: Cartone

One of the hippest neighbourhoods, where mostly youngsters go out for dinner and drinks in Athens is Gazi. I went there once at night, when it was crowded and a great spot for people watching. During lunch time it is less busy but still bustling and fun. One of my favourite restaurants at Keramikos Square is […]

Sharing Food with Friends at MOMO Amsterdam

Earlier this month I had a lovely lunch with the two winners of my competition in December, to celebrate the 1000th blog post of 30s Magazine. Eating at MOMO had been on my wish list since 2008, but somehow I never got to it. So it was extra fun to take two of my readers there […]

Athens hot spot: Tailor Made micro Roastery & Cocktail bar

When travelling it is always a challenge to find a good coffee place. When I was on my city trip to Athens, I soon found out that for the Greek, coffee is a big deal. The city is therefore chock full of kafeneios, (traditional coffee houses) and kafeterias, the modern cafe. But for the best brew […]