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Australia-New Zealand 2013 Day 2 (Opera House & Zoo Tours)

0600 Sydney Time – I called down to the front desk to inquire about having the complementary breakfast delivered (like they do in Washington D.C. for a nominal delivery charge), and was surprised to find that they only offered it in the dining room.  We…

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Australia-New Zealand 2013 Day 2 (Sydney Chopper & Scenic Lunch)

0805 Sydney Time Arrive in Sydney – We were first off the plane and made our way to the immigration and customs area. While everyone else in our party went through the express immigration line, I decided to take advantage of my Global Entry status…

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Grilled Calamari @ BarCode DC

The grilled calamari at BarCode DC definitely deserves a shout out!  It’s wood-fire grilled and seasoned to perfection with a spicy olive oil. Other honorable mentions included the special of the day grilled swordfish, the spicy shrimp, the grilled chicken wings, the big eye tuna…

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Perry’s Steakhouse – Austin, TX

Perry’s is definitely one of my favorite restaurants in Austin.  The service is and quality of food is right on par with the price; the ambiance is haute, and the drinks are great. The bar at the Austin location has a great happy hour, and…

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