Ciao globetrotters, I gave you why I love Cuba so much, but trust me, it is very different than the U.S. I actually thought Cuba would be similar to Puerto Rico, but I also got a different vibe from the place. There are so many culture shock moments, but good ones. If you have the… Read More Tips to Manuever Cuba
Hello globetrotters, Remember that previous post, where I mentioned to bring documentation into Cuba? One of those documents should be your itinerary. We got really lucky and didn’t get stopped and questioned by customs. However, you should know that sometimes you will have to prove you came to help the local people, or whatever the… Read More 5-Day Itinerary (Havana, Cuba)
Ciao globetrotters, I landed back in the States last week, and while I have plenty of new things to share with you, I want to share my thoughts on Cuba. I. Love. CUBA. Cuba is one of those places, where I really connected with the people and my heart goes out to those that are… Read More Half My Heart is in Havana
Hi all, I play a fuzzy, non-saturated colored movie in my head. A place trapped in the 1950s era, with its famous vintage cars. Once it could only be a movie I imagined, but now I am going to be on the set. For U.S. citizens, it was illegal to travel to Cuba, except I… Read More Havana, Cuba- How Do I Enter?
Hi there, Everyone knows I am always down to eat at a Chicago restaurant. There is a lot of new places to try and I just like good food in general. Well, last week I have been eating out non-stop and I haven’t been eating the healthiest. It led me to have one of the… Read More Chicago Eats Hiatus
Hi globetrotters, It seems like this year has taken forever for trips. I still am on my quest to go to 40 countries by 40. This year I decided to head to the very colorful, historic and restless Havana, Cuba. Why? I will tell you why. Out of fear that I would never get this… Read More Where to Next? Havana Good Guess
The past few days, I have been loading up on healthy food to only crash on hamburgers this weekend. I discovered this little cute place on the literal corner of Lincoln and Clark. I have only gotten the K-town Grain and Fairaway smoothie. It is so healthy and so fresh. I feel like it is… Read More Chicago Eats: Left Coast