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Not a million years ago, the Lower East Side wasn’t hugely on the radar for visitors to New York City. Before the city cleaned up its act, parts of LES had an infamous reputation – [Read more...]

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For more than a century, the Russ family has run one of the Lower East Side’s most prominent Jewish delis. On Houston Street, the deli specialises in all manner of foodie delights, but most notably [Read more...]

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In NYC, where there is so much choice, it takes a lot to get repeat business from diners. Greedy Girl and gluttonous husband have their favourites but choosing to go back to an establishment means [Read more...]

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While Greedy Girl is an avowed foodie, she’s far from being a food snob. On this lengthy sojourn in amazing New York City, not every meal is ‘studded’ with Michelin stars. Having said that, walking [Read more...]

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On our first visit to New York City, five years ago, Greedy Girl and gluttonous husband scored the almost impossible – a booking through online channels for the extraordinary Eleven Madison Park. It was so [Read more...]

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In terms of hot places to eat, State Bird Provisions in San Francisco is showing no signs of cooling down. Not having been able to secure one of the few reservations available of an evening [Read more...]

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Route: San Francisco to New York City (JFK) Aircraft: Airbus A320 Flight time: 4 hours 50 minutes Seats: Economy, 13B and C Virgin America has recently been taken over by Alaska Airlines so it remains [Read more...]

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There are restaurants whose raison d’être is to impress. Boulevard, at the Embarcadero end of Mission Street in San Francisco is just such an establishment. It was a grand occasion – the first time Greedy [Read more...]

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David Thompson is one of Australia’s pioneering chefs. While a great many of the country’s leading cooks have honed their skills in some of the world’s culinary hotspots, particularly Europe, Thompson took his love of [Read more...]

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Route: Honolulu to San Francisco Aircraft: Airbus 330 Flight time: 4 hours, 50 minutes Seats: Economy, 18A and B Honolulu airport is like stepping back in time. It doesn’t look to have been updated since [Read more...]

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When you’re travelling, breakfast can be a problematic meal. Apart from the Asian delights Greedy Girl and gluttonous husband have enjoyed in Singapore (nasi goreng, anyone?), the fare is pretty standard – eggs, eggs, eggs, [Read more...]

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