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Balthazar, New York City

Balthazar is one of those New York City Restaurants that makes you feel like you are in Paris. The moldings on the ceiling, the smooth dark wrap around bar. You can almost feel Hemingway writing in the corner at Cafe Lipp. This SoHo hot spot offers delicious French Bistro Cuisine and a warm dining experience. Recently, [...]

By | June 9th, 2015|Places, Plates|Comments Off on Balthazar, New York City

Formula 1 Race, Monte Carlo

Have you ever been to a Formula 1 Race? Well if you haven't, it is a must! The race in Monaco is the Super Bowl of Formula 1 and definitely an event worth adding to your Bucket List. I attended the F1 Monte Carlo Race and it was unbelievable. You can literally feel the power [...]

By | June 7th, 2015|Places|Comments Off on Formula 1 Race, Monte Carlo

Vail Village

Skiing is one of my Favorite Sports! I started skiing with my Dad and Sister around the age of 12. We would rise and shine early in the morning, strap on all of our gear, ready to hit the slopes. For the last few years, I have joined a group of my Family and Friends [...]

By | June 7th, 2015|Places|Comments Off on Vail Village

Las Vegas for the weekend

Last August on my Birthday, I was surprised with a spontaneous trip to Las Vegas for the weekend. I love Vegas --- the great restaurants, the shows, the shopping and of course, the Casinos. On this special occasion, we took a helicopter inside the Grand Canyon. It was truly magnificent. If you find yourself in Las [...]

By | May 26th, 2015|Places|Comments Off on Las Vegas for the weekend

Soggy Dollar Bar on Jost Van Dyke, White Bay

As a young child, I spent every Summer on a Boat on Long Island. My Grandfather being an avid fisherman and lover of the Sea, I inherited his true joy for the water. The way he felt out on the open water, the salty smell of the ocean and the calmness while anchored at Sunset. For [...]

By | May 19th, 2015|Places|Comments Off on Soggy Dollar Bar on Jost Van Dyke, White Bay

Sunday Mornings at the Diner

For as long as I can remember, my Father has loved spending Saturday and Sunday mornings at the Diner. The fresh brewed coffee, eggs over easy with a side of toast and corned beef hash. It's an American tradition in many ways. I have spent countless weekend mornings with my family and friends at the local [...]

By | May 6th, 2015|Places, Plates|Comments Off on Sunday Mornings at the Diner

Welcome to Reina’s Raves

My inspiration for starting this Blog began when I kept coming home from vacation and my husband noticed that all of my pictures from our trips were of the places we visited and the food we ate. His response was -- "where are the pictures of Me?"  I realized that I was taking pictures of [...]

By | March 3rd, 2015|Places, Plates|Comments Off on Welcome to Reina’s Raves