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Been There, Do This: L'Avant Comptoir in Paris

Been There, Do This: L'Avant Comptoir in Paris

When I first arrived at L’Avant Comptoir, a tiny restaurant in the bustling neighborhood of Odeon, Paris, I was confused. I had come for charcuterie and maybe a few glasses of wine, but all I could see was a crepe stand and some bottled drinks for sale.

Been There, Do This: Cuenca, Spain

Been There, Do This: Cuenca, Spain

With such a culturally diverse history, it logically follows that Europe would be home to a number of towns with unique and uncommon features. One of these locations is the small medieval town of Cuenca, Spain.

Been There, Do This: Matadero Madrid in Spain

Been There, Do This: Matadero Madrid in Spain

Madrid, Spain, is known for its extensive collection of old European art, impressive architecture and traditional Spanish culture. From Museo Nacional del Prado to Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid has museums full of rich history that could entertain one’s entire visit.

Been There, Do This: Bistrot Paul Bert Restaurant in Paris

Been There, Do This: Bistrot Paul Bert Restaurant in Paris

Before a recent visit to Paris, my wife wanted to know if there was anything I really wanted to do while we were there — what, if anything, was on the top of my wish list. I told her I wanted to have a great French meal. Happily, she did some research, and we ended up at Bistrot Paul Bert.

Been There, Do This: Fridheimar Farm in Southern Iceland

Been There, Do This: Fridheimar Farm in Southern Iceland

Bellies rumbling, we turned off the frosty road in search of something that could warm us from the inside out. The next stop on the roughly 190-mile Golden Circle — southern Iceland’s famed tourist route that includes Thingvellir National Park, Strokkur geyser, Gulfoss waterfall and Geysir hot springs — would have to wait.