Some of you may not know that I started the first version of this blog because I was going on a university exchange to Lyon, France a whole decade ago during the 2008-2009 school year. During my recently digital decluttering efforts, I came across some hilarious and endearingly naïve posts from the very early...

It is not often I speak to the aesthetic merits of a restaurant before examining the food and beverage offerings. Bar Altura is an exception. Like many...

When I was an exchange student living in Lyon, France, I definitely didn’t have the budget or know how to appreciate the city’s reputation as the gastronomic...