Archive for the ‘Burger’ Category

Best Cruise to Spot a Celebrity – Part I

March 7, 2008
By: Kim Michele

If you want to spice up your cruise and add some flavor to your life, this would definitely be the way to go. For those culinary experts and enthusiasts out there, something is definitely cooking on the high seas and journeyPod’s got some ideas for you!

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Santa Barbara – America’s Riviera

November 19, 2007

 

Often referred to as the “American Riviera” because of its Mediterranean climate, Santa Barbara is located 100 miles up the coast from Los Angeles (and 335 miles south of the San Francisco bay area), just along the panoramic Pacific Coast. As a year-round tourist destination, the city is renowned for more than just its weather – its location nestled between the beaches and mountains, Spanish architecture and relaxing lifestyle also a great draw! Read on…

Chef’s Corner with Cory Smith

September 20, 2007

 

You read the reviews, listen to the praises from friends and colleagues, or happen to catch one of your favorite celebrities exiting that very spot you’ve been meaning to check out.

You know what the folks on the outside are saying, but have you ever gotten the story from someone on the inside?

journeyPod goes behind-the-scenes in Chef’s Corner with some of the country’s most esteemed, critically-acclaimed, award-winning (and naturally, our favorite) culinary masterminds to get the real scoop!

Chef Cory Smith is the man with the magic who combines his extensive knowledge of international flavors and best products available in South Florida to create the perfect dish night after night at Santo.

Follow us for an inside look with this culinary magician…

Best BBQ Spots in the Good Ol’ USA

August 28, 2007

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Barbecue, barbeque, BBQ, Bar-B-Q… whichever way you spell it, this word brings to mind all-things-summer, ribs, burgers and social gatherings! Whether you prefer the sauce on the meat or on the side, tangy or sweet, light or heavy – BBQ seems to be a culinary delight for all. And, talk about the quintessential American cultural phenomenon!

Here’s journeyPod’s picks (in no particular order) of the Best BBQ joints – including some of those that can ship the barbecued goods to you (just in case you can’t make it into town):

“Voice of Las Vegas”: Steven Striker’s “Rules of Las Vegas”

August 21, 2007

It’s no surprise that nearly 3 million people a month visit Las Vegas! It’s also no surprise that on any given weekend, most of the restaurants, shows, clubs, concerts, boxing events, spas, golf resorts and other premier Vegas attractions are completely booked up or worse – sold out!

Simply put, if you’re not on the “inside” track, you’re out! But, as journeyPod’s Voice of Las Vegas Steven Striker – CEO of Vegas’ premier five-star concierge Striker VIP – will tell you, there is hope!

With that in mind, here’s Striker’s unofficial Las Vegas rules and “code of conduct”:

Discover the Summer Paradise of Zurich

August 15, 2007

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Zurich, the home of Swiss Miss, cheeses, and chocolates, and oh so much more!

Most people do think of Zurich as a boring bank city… which is unfortunate! Go there in summer and you’ll find an almost Mediterranean-like atmosphere. Green parks line the blue waters of Lake Zurich make for an excellent day of relaxation – swimming in the refreshing lake, taking in a boat ride, enjoying a picnic lunch, or napping on a wooden dock as the cool breeze blows over.

Who would have thought you’d get a piece of Mediterranean paradise in Zurich?! Well, now you know! Read on to find out more about this hot spot…

Best Burgers From Around The World

May 23, 2007

 

Despite the fact that we live in a world increasingly populated by vegetarians and constant-dieters – it’s a relief to know that not everyone hates meat or is watching his or her waistline!

With its original ascent to modern popularity in the late 1900’s, the hamburger has become the quintessential American tradition (which has also found its way across many borders).

With no shortage of great burger havens from around the globe, get ready to chow and loosen those belt loops at one of  journeyPod’s picks: