Dreaming is not Canceled

Bar hopping Anguila style

I saw this phrase on instagram, and I couldn’t agree more. Yes, these are unprecedented and uncertain times. Now everything looks scary and apocalypse-like. But humanity has survived plagues before with much less advanced medicine and resources. This shall pass. And we will travel again. Planes will fly, hotels will fill up with people. Even […]

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Review of NY Times 2019 Places to Go

Old San Juan

It’s the beginning of the year and it seems everyone and their ten cousins are publishing “X Places to Go in 2019.” I love those lists. They tell you about the new places, reasons to go, inspire you to broaden your horizons. Yet, sometimes I’m confused why some of the places get on the list. […]

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Cancun vs Playa del Carmen vs Tulum

cancun vs playa del carmen vs Tulum

Mexico is a true paradise for those of us who love never-ending summer and Listerine-blue waters. With a non-stop flight from Washington, DC, Cancun is just a couple hours away. If it’s a dreary, rainy early morning, you can be sipping margaritas on a beach by noon.  Don’t let unfortunately bad PR deter you from […]

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10 Truths About Travel To Cuba for Americans

Going to Cuba is like going back in time, like visiting a place in a certain time with all the inhabitants intact and still going about their lives just like they did 50 years ago. It’s a live museum of history, architecture, culture, music and art, and nothing like that exists anywhere in the world. […]

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