Entry #1: The Genesis of my travels. August 4th 2012 Hello folks! This is the beginning of my travels here. It has almost been a month since I arrived, and it sure has felt like it. I have been through a series of dengue fever and serious cravings for foods of all different types. Turns out waiting a month to meet fun people with similar interests (I'm referring to when my classes start) is a bigger pain in the a$$ than what I had originally tho ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Puerto Rico » Ponce Populated for centuries by aboriginal peoples, the island was claimed by the Spanish Crown in 1493 following Columbus' second voyage to the Americas. In 1898, after 400 years of colonial rule that saw the indigenous population nearly exterminated and... ... read more
Zack Rhoades, 18.
Ponce, Puerto Rico
I am a college student, travel enthusiast, writer, a planner, and a scuba diver. I love culture, coffee, movies, travelling, learning new languages, meeting new people, seeing the world, philosophy, music, food, dancing, hanging out, reading, writing, deep conversations, and the sea.... full info