Category Archives: Food

I Finally Tried Una Pizza Napoletana And It Was Amazing!

una pizza napoletanaLast summer, the Michael W Travels family was supposed to have a long layover in San Francisco on the way home from our trip around the Pacific.

I had plans for our short visit… We were going to go to a San Francisco Giants game and dine at Una Pizza Napoletana. Due to a delayed flight, we never made it to San Francisco.

Fast forward a few months later. Anthony Mangieri of Una Pizza Napoletana announced that he was closing his shop in SF and coming home to New York City! Continue reading I Finally Tried Una Pizza Napoletana And It Was Amazing!

Find Out What McDonald’s Menu Items We Tried In Cyprus!

McDonalds MenuEarlier in the year, the Michael W Travels family went on a trip to Greece and Cyprus.

During the trip we visited McDonald’s in Greece which was a bit of a letdown. I had high hopes for the McDonalds menu in Cyprus and it happened to be a bit hit!

I’ve previously written about McDonald’s we’ve visited in: Continue reading Find Out What McDonald’s Menu Items We Tried In Cyprus!

Insider Tip: Get An Egg Cream At This Surprising NYC Location

The Egg Cream is an interesting (and tasty) drink. What’s most interesting about it is that there aren’t any eggs in it. There also isn’t any cream!

An Egg Cream is made with three ingredients- chocolate syrup, milk and seltzer.

There are a few theories as to how the Egg Cream got its name. If you’re interested in reading about the topic, check out the Wikipedia page here. Continue reading Insider Tip: Get An Egg Cream At This Surprising NYC Location

JetBlue Delivering Pizza From Famed NYC Shop To LA For Limited Time

pizzaJetBlue, New York’s hometown airline wants to help share something great from the city with people across the country in LA.

For a very limited time, JetBlue will be flying pizza from Patsy’s in Harlem to Los Angeles and then having it delivered to some very lucky customers.

The promo is being called JetBlue Pie in the Sky! Continue reading JetBlue Delivering Pizza From Famed NYC Shop To LA For Limited Time

The First East Coast Location Of Voodoo Doughnuts To Open

Voodoo DoughnutsI first heard about Voodoo Doughnuts thanks to one of the travel- related food shows years back. What I most recalled were the Voodoo doll shaped doughnuts as well as those topped with cereal and other interesting things.

In October 2016 the Michael W Travels family took a trip to Portland, Oregon. During the visit, I finally got to try Voodoo Doughnuts. Continue reading The First East Coast Location Of Voodoo Doughnuts To Open

Time Out Opening Huge Food Hall In NYC

time out
image: wikicommons

Over the past few years there’s been lots of posts about the Bourdain Market. In the end, the chef turned author turned traveling TV host will not be opening his market in NYC.

Food halls are a fun place to visit due to the variety of options being offered. NYC has lots of excellent food halls, with more in the works.  Since opening, our new favorite is DeKalb Market in Brooklyn, NY.

The borough is about to get some big competition from Time Out. Continue reading Time Out Opening Huge Food Hall In NYC

I’d Love To Try This International McDonalds Burger

McDonalds Burger
image: McDonald’s Australia

When traveling to other countries, I love visiting McDonald’s to see what kind of interesting menu items might be offered.

McD’s is also a good option when you’re traveling¬† with little kids since they’re usually excited to get a little toy with their meal. (A big added bonus is when the location still has a play area.)

I’ve previously written about McDonald’s we’ve visited in: Continue reading I’d Love To Try This International McDonalds Burger

Find Out What We Tried At McDonald’s Greece

McDonalds GreeceOver February break, the Michael W Travels family headed to Greece and Cyprus.

While we rarely dine at McDonald’s at home, we had to pay a visit to the fast food chain in each country.

After landing in Athens, Greece we had around 10 hours to kill before catching our flight to Cyprus. We headed into the city to the busy Syntagma Square and decided to grab lunch at McDonalds Greece. Continue reading Find Out What We Tried At McDonald’s Greece

Review: Pizza Pop-Up, Brooklyn, NY with Anthony Falco, World Pizza Consultant

pizzaA few weeks back, the Michael W Travels family attended the New York Times Travel Show.

Before leaving the show, Lucas and I sat in on an interesting chat with Anthony Falco, former Pizza Czar of Roberta’s in Bushwick and currently an International Pizza Consultant. Continue reading Review: Pizza Pop-Up, Brooklyn, NY with Anthony Falco, World Pizza Consultant