Beer Fiends in Wine Country- Lisbon Guide Part Two

What to eat and drink. For those who have chanced on this blog before, it’s perhaps clear that we are firmly positioned on the beer side of life, so any judgement passed on wine will be of the lay kind. And for the lay wine drinker Lisbon is paradise. The variety of wines, both red…

Food and Other Glorious Aspects- Belgrade Guide Part Four

There comes a point in your life when you stare into the abyss, and the abyss stares back, smiles, and says hello. More precisely in our case, amidst a refreshing spring shower, it said zdravo. Or so it seemed to me, as I was very focused on it, on its shiny frothy blackness reflecting the…

Bits and Pieces of a Budapest Summer

I might have touched upon the lazy co-photographer of the blog previously, although he has somewhat objected to being labelled so, yet is too lazy to protest forcefully. He has however spent some time sorting through his July (and as per our joint observations, late June) shots and here they are in all their splendour….

A Budapest Classic. Szeráj.

Restaurants and food fads come and go, but Szeráj continues to be the staple of affordable but tasty Turkish food. It pretty much saved my life during my first year at uni, when I fatefully discovered it around the time when I was about to succumb to a canteen bolognese only diet (canteen bolongnese, mind…