Monthly Archives: May 2015

Pikolo

Having seen Pikolo on our first night in Montreal on our way to Alto to pick up a late night snack, I thought this would be a nice cafe to stop by another day for a coffee.  And we did … Continue reading

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Alto

We arrived into Montreal later than we had anticipated due to delays with our flights.  It was getting pretty late in the evening and I was after something to eat that was quick, simple and close to our hotel, we … Continue reading

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Airline Review: Copa Airlines – Panama City to Havana

Another early morning flight with Copa Airlines, expecting to receive the same hot meal as we had received when we flew from Cancun to Panama City.

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El Carriage Resturante Cafeteria

Mr Wasabi and I were looking for somewhere close to dine as he was not feeling very well and it did not help that it was some sort of special holiday where most places were offering a set menu where … Continue reading

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Cafe el Escorial

Cafe El Escorial is set amongst the beautiful Vieja Plaza, serving a selection of small bites, coffee, and desserts.  Mr Wasabi wanted something to drink and to relax.   We were close to Cafe el Escorial that we decided to have … Continue reading

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Ruina del Parque

After having number of drinks throughout the day like most people, you tend to get the munchies and I was feeling exceptionally hungry, even though I knew we had a dinner reservation in 3 hours time.

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Padalar la Guardia

I would never have thought that a fine establishment like Padalar la Guardia would be housed in a ‘rickety’ apartment block.  I definitely would not know this place existed if I had walked past.   The  only way you will notice … Continue reading

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Los Nardos

We were given this restaurant by our Casa Particular owner who recommended Los Nardos to us.    it is a semi privately run restaurant serving up so called ‘Spanish Food’ which include  a number of Indian curry dishes, so called … Continue reading

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La Factoria Plaza Vieja

La Factoria Plaza Vieja is a very popular establishment located on the corner of Plaza Vieja, offering a selection of beers, cocktails as well as what looked to be quite amazing grilled meat on sticks also known as paradillia from what … Continue reading

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La Calesa Real

As usual we looked touristy as with everyone else carrying a large DSLR camera around we were roped in by a staff member who just so happened to have a menu in their had and clearly knew Mr Wasabi was … Continue reading

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