Rumored to be one of the most liberal cities in the U.S., this particular city has always been on my bucket list. So when I found out the weekend I was headed there also happened to be pride weekend, I immediately text my good friend Diana to see if she would join. Thirty minutes later, … Continue reading Super Sleepless in Seattle
Taking a quick break from our Cuba trip to ramble on about my most recent escapade: Boston. It was a two day thing, and before you ask what I already know you're going to ask, (How can you afford it?), the flight was $138 round trip with Jetblue Airlines. The Airbnb was $229 and I split … Continue reading Boston: Cinco de Drinko
Alright, back to where I left off...Angel. Diana and I awake the next morning to knocks on our door. It's Caitlin and Carolina...damn, we've overslept an hour. We frantically begin to pack our stuff as we are leaving Havana and heading to Viñales that day. As we pack, the girls tell us how Angel came … Continue reading Havana/ Vinales Day 2: “Cubans are not welcome here”
We wake up bright and early and get ready for the day. Our homestay offered breakfast for 5 CUC so we took advantage of that. The breakfast is essentially the same everywhere. There's an abundance of papaya, watermelon, pineapple, and what looks to be dragon fruit. Then there's coffee (of course), eggs, ham, cheese, and … Continue reading Havana, Day 1: Angel the “tour guide”, friend or foe?