Adventures Abroad

BY MAXIMILIAN KWIATKOWSKI There’s something every travel guide tells you to avoid when eating out: If it has a tourist menu, STAY AWAY. I have read this in probably three guides and on every website …

Adventures Abroad

BY MAXIMILIAN KWIATKOWSKI It is very difficult to find good food in Venice. Most places are tourist traps serving overpriced frozen food, so you need to look very hard to find something good. A good …

Adventures Abroad

BY MAXIMILIAN KWIATKOWSKI The neighborhood all the foreigners like to hang out in Rome is called Trastevere. It’s a windy town full of bars and restaurants. It has a reputation of being touristy, but there …

Adventures Abroad

BY MAXIMILIAN KWIATKOWSKI When dining in Rome, one must be wary of tourist traps. A “Traditional Trattoria” with recipes from Nonna could end up being frozen slop. The usual sign is a man speaking in …

Adventures Abroad

Baccano means rowdiness or even turmoil in Italian. The name, which happens to be the same as one of my favorite television series, and the atmosphere drew me to this quaint, traditional Italian restaurant. By …