Three more good reasons to go Down Under: the amazing array of Aussie wines at Langton's, an acclaimed Melbourne restaurant; the new cooking school at Australia's leading resort, Lilianfels Blue Mountains (a view from the hotel); and Landhaus, a guest house and restaurant with an eclectic menu in the Barossa Valley wine country.
Food of Love
A new dating alternative in Los Angeles puts asmuch emphasis on menus as on matchmaking. Just Eight offers singles the opportunity to go to a dinner party for eight at some of the city's best restaurants ($1,500 for six dinners; 213-251-9468).
We Americans may call Hershey, Pennsylvania, our chocolate mecca, but the Belgians can now boast about their newly opened Cocoa and Chocolate Museum on Brussels's Grand' Place. Open daily, except Monday.