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Hanging Out at Fidel Castro’s House in Cuba

I have so much to say about how speaking Spanish with a Puerto Rican accent affected my trip to Cuba and I plan to write a separate blog post about it, but this experience deserved it’s own post.

Let’s talk about that one time I went to Fidel Castro’s house.

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Everything You Need to Know about Traveling with Fathom Cruises

I never thought of myself as a cruise person, but Fathom Cruises claimed to focus on “Impact Travel” and that intrigued me. This company has a smaller boat, holding only 700 passengers, as opposed to the couple of thousand many other cruise boats hold. They also stay at cruise ports longer so that the passengers can actually interact with locals… Continue reading

What is Chocolate Santa Fe?

In Bogotá, Colombia, it’s very common to see Chocolate Santa Fe on the menu. This popular drink is found on menus in the same area as coffee and tea. So what is it? It’s hot chocolate with cheese in it.

Stay with me here guys, I promise I’m not making this up.

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How Chocolate Santa Fe came to be

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