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Best Of: 2019 Specialty Food Association Fancy Food Show (Wrap-up)

Travel writer Janice Nieder picks out some of her favorites from the Winter Fancy Food Show in San Francisco.Although I didn't get to try everything (which is understandable since this is the largest specialty foods and beverages trade show in North America, with over 80,000 edibles to sample;) I...

Exploring Cuba: Cool, captivating and challenging

Full disclosure: I was only mildly excited about my first visit to Cuba. I think it was because most of the pictures I’ve seen were filled with swarms of Americans jumping cruise ships for the day, trying to look cool while leaning on a classic car, or puffing away...

Wanderlust: The Maine Course, Portland – Part 1

In 2018 Bon Appétit named Portland, Maine, the "Restaurant City of the Year" catapulting it to the top of the list for America’s fave food destination. Shortly thereafter, People magazine gave Portland the #1 spot on their “Top 10 New Foodie Cities”. This year, Food & Wine magazine declared...
Santorini -- Travel Guide, Recommendations

Stark Insider Travel: Santorini quenched my wanderlust

A food and wine soaked adventure in Santorini, Greece. With tips and recommendations by travel writer Janice Nieder.

Quintessential Quebecois City Getaway: Charlevoix (Part 2)

Travel writer Janice Nieder continues her getaway to Quebec. ICYMI: Part 1 began in the Epicurean Winter Wonderland of Quebec City. Part 2 continues with a visit to the picturesque county of Charlevoix...Driving through the countryside to Charlevoix was reminiscent of driving from San Francisco to wine county. An...

About Stark Insider

A WEST COAST ADVENTURE. A LIFETIME IN THE MAKING. Now in its 16th year, Stark Insider invites you to explore creative and interesting people and places in and around the San Francisco Bay Area with Loni Stark.Actors, directors, the arts, adventures in food and wine, wanderlust, filmmaking and the pursuit of...