Author:karenlynndixon

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Esteban Pozo Diseño Integral y Eventos – Excellence!

Behind the helm at Esteban Pozo Diseño Integral y Eventos is a most dynamic pair who know how to create beautifully unique, stylish and memorable moments.  They bring a perfect balance of aesthetics and an undeniable touch of class to every event they design.   Celebrated Ecuadorian artist,...

New Years Eve Mar-a-Lago PEOTUS Trump style

  New Years Eve at Mar-a-Lago once again!  What an honor it was for me to be invited by The American Academy of Hospitality Sciences to present the Club and its Founder PEOTUS Trump with a special award. This was the third consecutive year that I...

Dolce Vita Photo Session Karen Lynn Dixon

Dolce Vita is the premier luxury magazine in Ecuador. It was an honor to be interviewed them during the months when I was visiting Quito. I had the privilege to work with a spectacular group of professionals to prepare the photos for the the interview. The...

Ecuador

Royal Tour Ecuador NYC launch

The Royal Tour Ecuador NYC launch was a huge success.   President Raphael Correa attended the event and introduced the one hour TV Production along with TV Host Peter Greenberg at The AMC Lowes Theatre Lincoln Center in NYC.   Royal Tour Ecuador features a special insider tour that...

Day Trip to Cascais, Portugal

If you are visiting Lisbon, it is easy to take a day trip to Cascais.  This charming beach town is located approximately 30 minutes outside of the capital city.  It's a scenic coastal town that has a nice mix of beaches, restaurants, shops, as well...

Flavorful Portuguese Cuisine at Cantihno Do Avillez

For flavorful Portuguese Cuisine in Lisbon, there is Cantinho Do Avillez.  Here you can find an array of robust and beautiful dishes that are both memorable and delicious.   [caption id="attachment_43315" align="alignnone" width="800"] Welcome to Cantinho Do Avillez in Lisbon[/caption] Some Flavorful Portuguese Cuisine at Cantinho Do Avillez...

Limited Production Wines from Portugal

Limited Production Wines from Portugal may be hard to find outside of the country, but they can certainly be found in a traditional wine bar in Lisbon, such as Vestigius Wine Bar.   Although Portugal is home to over 250 varieties of grapes and two UNESCO protected...

Visiting Time Out Market Lisbon Portugal

Visiting Time Out Market, also known as the Mercado da Ribeira or Mercade 24 de Julho, is a culinary treat.  The space is one of Lisbon’s oldest fresh food markets. Its history dates back to 1892.   Back then, fishermen would moor their ships across the way,...

Tasting Menu at Belcanto in Lisbon

The Tasting Menu at Belcanto is superp.   If you are looking for an elevated, yet still authentic dining experience in Lisbon, Belcanto is the place to go.  It is the only restaurant in Lisbon to have two Michelin Stars.  Belcanto is located in the...

Operation Santa Claus 2015

Operation Santa Claus 2015

Operation Santa Claus was my first opportunity to provide community service as an Alumni of the FBI Citizens Academy NYC.  The annual event is hosted by Community Mayors, Inc., since 1875. The organization benefits over 50,000 special needs children in NYC every year.  Their motto is: No...