Royal Caribbean Orders a 5th Oasis-Class Cruise Ship

Posted on May 26, 2016 by Scott Sanfilippo No Comments
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Royal Caribbean is expanding its fleet of Oasis-class ships on the heels of the launch of the latest – and world’s largest cruise ship – Harmony of the Seas. Launched earlier this month, Harmony joins sisters Allure of the Seas and Oasis of the Seas in a unique class of vessel that holds upwards of […]

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Carnival Splendor – A Journey of Food

Posted on May 25, 2016 by Scott Sanfilippo No Comments
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A cruise is a great way to spend a vacation relaxing, exploring new destinations, soaking up some sun and enjoying the serenity an ocean cruise offers.  But there is also one other key ingredient to cruising… the food! It’s no secret that eating is a large part of the cruise vacation experience.  With most ships […]

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Carnival Splendor, Western Caribbean Cruise – May 15 – 21, 2016 Final Report

Posted on May 25, 2016 by Scott Sanfilippo No Comments
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The other day I posted some notes and photos of Joe Palko‘s cruise on the Carnival Splendor from Carnival Cruise Line.  Joe has been gracious enough to share his thoughts on the cruise with my readers and just filed his “wrap up” report on the trip.  If you haven’t read the first part of this […]

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Carnival Splendor, Western Caribbean Cruise – May 15 – 21, 2016

Posted on May 18, 2016 by Scott Sanfilippo No Comments
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My friend Joe Palko is currently onboard the Carnival Splendor sailing through the Western Caribbean on a 7-day cruise that departed from Miami on May 15, 2016. Over the course of the week, the ship will visit Ocho Rios, Jamaica, Georgetown in the Cayman Islands, and Cozumel, Mexico. The Carnival Splendor joined the Carnival fleet […]

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Burt & Max’s, Delray Beach (Delray Marketplace)

Posted on May 12, 2016 by Scott Sanfilippo No Comments
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Wednesday night dinner plans changed at the last minute, so I rang up a friend and said, “do you guys want to go to dinner with us tonight?” Knowing that they live out in west Delray Beach, I suggested Burt & Max’s at Delray Marketplace. A little out of the way for me and my […]

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“Who, me?” Or, “Did Someone Just Pick this as The Blog of the Week?”

Posted on May 10, 2016 by Scott Sanfilippo No Comments
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I was deep into a glass of Moscato at the bar at The Cheesecake Factory Monday night when one of those semi-annoying Facebook notifications popped up on my phone saying someone tagged me in a post. I put my glass down and went online to see what was up. Much to my surprise, I was […]

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“Birdseye Pasta Fail” Or, “What Kind of Mickey Mouse is This?”

Posted on April 12, 2016 by Scott Sanfilippo No Comments
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There’s no symbol more iconic and known the world over than the three circles which make up the icon for everyone’s favorite mouse, Mickey Mouse. Three circles, nothing complex… pretty simple in fact. As a self-proclaimed Disney fan, when I saw a package of Birdseye frozen pasta with Mickey Mouse on the bag, so I […]

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Rocco’s Tacos, Taco Tuesday, Multiple Locations

Posted on April 8, 2016 by Scott Sanfilippo No Comments
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A favorite for Taco Tuesday and the other six days of the week is Rocco’s Tacos with multiple locations around south Florida. I first started going to Rocco’s on Tuesdays where for $15 you get all you can eat tacos and can choose from chicken, pork, beef, mushroom, chorizo, shrimp, steak or fish. You start […]

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Max’s Grille, Boca Raton (Mizner Park)

Posted on April 6, 2016 by Scott Sanfilippo No Comments
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A lot of restaurants at Mizner Park in Boca Raton offer up unique eats. From solid Irish favorites at The Dubliner, to unique Asian delights at Kapow, there are plenty of places to choose from. But when the mood strikes for good, American comfort food there is one place I head… Max’s Grille. Located on […]

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Dining Around the 2016 Epcot® International Flower & Garden Festival

Posted on March 23, 2016 by Scott Sanfilippo No Comments
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One of the most popular festivals held at Walt Disney World is the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival held in the fall. However, right now through May 30, 2016, Epcot is playing host to the International Flower & Garden Festival. Besides garden after garden of meticulously arranged flowers, plants, and Disney character topiaries in […]

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