Archive for February 23rd, 2012
The DG crew is heading to the Black Hills of South Dakota this March to film Hotel Alex Johnson for an episode of The
Destination Guide. Located in historic downtown Rapid City, the hotel is walking distance to galleries, bistros,
museums and specialty shops, plus a 25-minute drive to Mount Rushmore. Built by railroad executive Alex Johnson in 1927, the grand hotel has long been a favorite stop of celebrities and presidents. On the National Register of Historic Places, Hotel Alex Johnson combines elements of German tutor architecture with Lakota Sioux culture. The six-floor hotel now has 143 modern guestrooms, five banquet rooms, a café, sky bar and pub. Learn more at http://www.alexjohnson.com.
While honeymooning on the Island of Ischia, on the northern tip of Naples, Drew French fell in love with brick oven pizza. Two years later, in 2008, he expressed his love by opening his first
rong>Your Pie location in Athens, Ga. The concept is to take home-made, hand-tossed dough, family-recipe sauces and fresh toppings, then use them to create your own pie. It's then fired up in about 5 minutes thanks to those brick ovens. In case you don’t want
to design your own pizza, Your Pie does have some favorites on the menu, plus calzones, paninis, bread bowl salads and gelato. Learn more at http://www.yourpie.com.