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Mediterraneo Greenwich, CT: Everything You Need to Know

Mediterranean food at Mediterraneo Greenwcih CT

Mediterraneo Greenwich is another restaurant that has staying power in Greenwich, Connecticut. Located close to the bottom of Greenwich Avenue by Harvest Restaurant, we sometimes forget it’s an option as we live and work on the other end of the downtown…

Connecticut Gold Coast: Everything You Need to Know

couple biking along the Gold Coast of Connecticut

One of my favorite activities when I was living in Malawi was riding my bicycle.   Since cars were few, it was literally the only opportunity to feel the wind in your hair (hidden under your helmet, of course) as…

Greenwich Free Press: Everything You Need to Know

greenwich ave Greenwich Free Press: Everything You Need to Know

I remember as far back as high school that whenever I told people from most of the Northeast that I was from Greenwich, whomever I was conversing with would get a knowing look on their face and reply with a…

Ginger Man Greenwich: Everything You Need to Know

ginger man Ginger Man Greenwich: Everything You Need to Know

Lately, I have found myself apologizing to guests when they ask for recommendations for restaurants in Greenwich CT. I far too often encourage guests to visit the Ginger Man Greenwich. In reality, I should only be apologizing for this counsel…

Bistro Versailles: Everything You Need to Know

versailles Bistro Versailles: Everything You Need to Know

Versailles Bistro & Patisserie has been a presence on Greenwich Avenue for several decades. A casual alternative to the formal style of French dining in the area (the most famous being Jean-Louis, which closed last spring), Bistro Versailles offered authentic French…

What is the Best Stamford Coffee Shop?

espresso machine at a top Stamford coffee shop, like Lorca

Coffee houses and shops have had a larger influence on history than many people realize. The ancestors of the relatively tame Starbucks were common locations for people of business, politics, or just good debaters to gather in cities throughout Europe–assisting…