The Pursuit of Happiness: a taste of life in Cuba September 6th 2010 After a short sojourn in the plastic beach city of Cancun, Mexico (not short enough in my opinion) I made my way to Cuba, a small country filled with big ideas.
To be honest I wasn’t sure really what to expect from Cuba and with only ten days of travel I would barely scratch the surface. After dutifully paying my tax and getting my bags scanned for sharp objects, or perhaps anti communist propag ... read more
Central America Caribbean » Cuba The native Amerindian population of Cuba began to decline after the European discovery of the island by Christopher COLUMBUS in 1492 and following its development as a Spanish colony during the next several centuries. Large numbers of African slaves ... ... read more
A ski bum, teacher, lover of chocolate, great food and the sky when snow is falling. This is who I am. I have travelled and lived in different countries over the past ten years. Still i feel there is so much more to see and learn. St Augustine quoted that ''The word is a book and those that do not travel read only a page' I believe in this, but know that not everyone is so fortunate to be able to travel the world. To travel is not only to spend thousands of dollars flying to different countries, but to step out of your comfort zone, learn something new, meet a new person, go someplace differen... full info