Don’t Forget the Islands! How to Help Hurricane Victims in the Caribbean

Disclaimer: Please refer to the FTC Charity checklist or Charity Navigator before making donations to any organization. I do not claim responsibility for these organizations or money donated. If you’ve been following the news lately, you are aware of Hurricane Irma and Maria’s impact in the Caribbean leaving people without power, food, shelter, totally abandoned and even dead. Many of you know I am of Caribbean descent and the islands are still home...

Aquafari Underwater Tour

Aquafari Underwater Tour

I found the Aquafari Underwater Tour in a “things to do in Curaçao” search so for my last day, I decided to tackle another item on my 30 Before 30 list and use a submersible scooter for a snorkel/scuba-like experience. Since I find myself to be boring safe most times, I thought something different would be fun. The Aquafari is located on Pirate Bay; about 30 minutes from the Royal...

Celebrating our Heritage at Caribbean Week NYC

This story is sponsored by the Caribbean Tourism Organization and all opinions reflected are my own. I LOVE my Caribbean heritage. As many times as I have been to Trinidad, this Memorial Day weekend will be my first visiting Tobago. I’m trying my best to discover the variety of Caribbean culture as a whole by visiting other islands. The first of many was vacationing in Puerto Plata earlier this year. During the City Tour,...