Palacio de Valle, Cienfuegos, Cuba. Built in 1917 by Alcisclo Valle Blanco, a Spaniard from Asturias, the structure resembles an outrageously ornate Moroccan casbah. Batista planned to convert this colorful riot of tiles, turrets and stucco into a casino, but today it's an (aspiring) upscale restaurant with an inviting terrace bar. [http://www.lonelyplanet.com/cuba/cienfuegos/sights/architecture/palacio-de-valle]
Pub5 is the newest restaurant in Downtown Nashville brought to you by the owners of 12 South Taproom which we all know and love. The upscale restaurant and bar is located between Rippy’s and The Palm on 5th Avenue near Broadway.:
Alan Wong is not just a restaurant name. Alan Wong is synonymous to class and excellent food. At Alan Wong’s Restaurant, guests are treated to a 5-star dining experience. Established in Aril 1995, this upscale restaurant is located on the 3rd floor of an office building – not your typical fine-dining restaurant set-up. But that didn’t stop people from coming. Being on the 3rd floor actually gave the restaurant an “exclusive” kind of feeling.
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Forget the notion that Pittsburgh is a gritty, steel industry town. The city has reinvented itself with a vibrant arts scene, cool outdoor spaces and unique festivals. In fact, National Geographic Traveler magazine rated it among the top must-see places in the world for 2012. Our favorite spots include the Andy Warhol Museum (the artist was born here), Phipps Conservatory and a ride on a historical funicular called the Monongahela Incline. Becoming a foodie town…