The Darling Oyster Bar Charleston! When I was planning this odyssey, there were a few absolutely key stops on my itinerary and Charleston was one of them. I had been regaled for years and by many sources about how good the restaurants were in this South Carolina city. I had to find out for myself. …

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Charleston Farmers’ Market Given the amount of wandering around I ended up doing in Charleston, it was rather nice that for one of the days breakfast came to me. This was in the shape of the regular weekend farmers’ market which sets up in Marion Square. This was bang in front of my swanky hotel. …

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Pupatella I had a bit of a mixed time with pizza in New York. While I enjoyed the concept of the late night slice as a walking home treat, I didn’t find the double heated, often shard crisp bases that were the dominant style particularly palatable. I mean this wasn’t Argentinian pizza levels of badness, …

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Rappahannock It was my last night in town so a seafood dinner sounded like a decent plan, so I booked at table at a popular local place called Rappahannock. The place was busy with a mix of regular diners and Christmas revellers although it was far from as mental as a Friday night in December …

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Legend Brewing Co I didn’t have long in Richmond, but I was keen to get a decent look at the city so set sail for a wander, with the mighty James river top of my list. After a look at the Capitol and an espresso at Shockoe Espresso, I headed to the river and marvelled …

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