Category Archives: Travel

Fishin’

One of my favorite summer activities is fishing. The refreshing sea air. The sun glistening off the water. The struggle with a catch and anticipation to see its size. Fresh sashimi for lunch. A grilled fish dinner that night. One of my great memories … Continue reading

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Ice Cream (Gelato)

Do you consider ice cream a summer treat? Not me. For me, it’s a basic food group. I know some of you feel the same way. Admit it! I have been with at least one of you when we tasted every straciatella gelato … Continue reading

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Beaches

My wife and I love the beach. A beach somewhere has been at the center of many special memories. Here are some of my favorites. Tell us about some of yours. The Hamptons: We have a house in Bridgehampton that we love … Continue reading

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Casual Hamptons Restaurants

Summertime means casual. For me, some of the best places to eat in the Hamptons are the most casual. Here are some of my favorites: Candy Kitchen, corner of Main (Route 27) and School Streets, Bridgehampton, old-fashioned luncheonette, a long-standing … Continue reading

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Peeing on Buses and Trains

Warning! Mom, you won’t like this one! Most men cannot resist the challenge of trying to hit the target when peeing on a moving bus or train. It must be the same impulse that gives rise to the popularity of … Continue reading

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Hamptons Restaurants

Ready for summer? Here are my favorite upscale restaurants in the Hamptons: The Palm, 94 Main St, East Hampton: My favorite, a Hamptons tradition managed forever by Tomas Romano, world’s best veal parmigiana, share a side of half and half fried … Continue reading

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Boca Raton Restaurants

Here are some of my favorite restaurants in Boca Raton (with a heavy Italian-Jewish bias): Flakowitz Bagel Inn, 1999 N. Federal Hwy: Huge breakfast portions, free marble cake, service for masochists; Toojay’s, Polo Shops, Regency Court or Glades Plaza: New … Continue reading

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