10 Great Things to Do in Milwaukee

By Alex Kallimanis: 90 miles north of Chicago, Wisconsin’s largest city offers picturesque views of Lake Michigan. Many German immigrants settled in Milwaukee in the mid 1800’s and the city reflects their culture. Milwaukee has been home to several of the nations biggest breweries throughout its history, earning the nickname “Brew City.” I recently had the…

Tips for Visiting Vienna, Austria

By Alex Kallimanis: Vienna is currently ranked first globally on Mercer’s Quality of Living ranking. It’s also a fantastic destination for travelers, with a wealth of opulent palaces, museums and famed patisseries. We spent nearly a week in the Austrian capital not so long ago, but writing on one of Europe’s grandest cities slipped through…

Not All Belgian Beers Go to Heaven

  We’ve discovered a recent trend in New England: Belgian inspired restaurants that sell little to no actual Belgian beers on their menu. We’ve noticed this on recent visits to Duck Fat in Portland, Maine and Saus in Boston. Both restaurants have a quality selection of craft beers, just not Belgian ones. And while many…

Exploring Craft Beer with Maine Brew Bus

  Maine is a wonderful state, featuring some of the country’s most rugged and pristine coastline and forests, historic lighthouses, fresh lobster galore and lots of delicious craft beer. And Maine’s largest city, Portland, is a great seaside town with an excellent culinary scene beyond fresh seafood, like the delicious Belgian inspired food we enjoyed at…