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What Do You Really Know About Sashimi?
While Beluga caviar is adored for whetting the appetite and Cristal champagne is a choice elixir to enliven the spirit, there is still no rival for the one delicacy that is quickly becoming the world’...
The Wines of Chateau Valmy – Argeles-sur-Mer, France
The fountain in the entryway of the Chateau Valmy winery was sending what should have been a 15-foot high stream about two feet high and 13 fe...
Turning of the Leaves - an Autumn Ritual
Every autumn we stand in awe of the beauty in our forests as the green leaves of summer change gradually to a rich mixture of red, purple, orange and yellow. Technically, this change is the result of...
Swiss Rail Tours Through the Canton of Graubunden
Perhaps the love affair between the Swiss and their trains began one hundred-fifty years ago when one rail line began running between Zurich and Baden. That daily train brought fresh bread from the ...
The Art of the Label, by Roman Payne
THE ART OF THE LABEL …On the Creation of Coffee, Wine, and Tea Labels for Modern Appreciation PART ONE – THE SOUL OF THE GRAPHIC DESIGNER IN THE 21st CENTURY A word to professional graphic...
Moehr-Niggli Winery - Graubunden, Switzerland
By, Gian Carlo Casparis, Wine Tours Switzerland, and Dennis Payne...
Edelweiss ... Edelweiss
The delicate Edelweiss is a member of the sunflower family, and grows at high elevations throughout the Alps. It is one of the most beloved and culturally significant plants in the region. Sometimes ...
Saving Orangutans Through Tourism
It all started with two men from Australia who wanted to make a difference in the lives of orangutans. After learning about the dangers these great apes face, Garry Sundin and Peter Miller founded...
Dr. Alexander Kanevsky - A Modern Renaissance Man
Doctor Alexander Kanevsky’s fame looks certain to spread. The Russian-born and U.S. based physician is a man of numerous talents: A surgical oncologist and practitioner of alternative medicine...
About Dennis Payne
Editor-In-Chief at CityRoom. Dennis is a seasoned adventurer, talented businessman, wine enthusiast, and Kona coffee expert. His unique ability to construct well-thought-out, informative, and playful stories about topics of life enjoyment appeals to marketers and dreamers alike. When he is not chasing his vagabond children across faraway lands, he lives in Port Townsend on the Olympic Peninsula in Washington State.