Month: September 2015

Shopping for hand-made products in the Turks and Caicos

I already shared the story of finding the cutest Coconut Body Shop I’ve ever seen but today I’ll let you in on another secret. Remember this name, Orion Creations. If you like creative products, it is another locally-based shop that you absolutely must visit when you are in the Turks and Caicos. A young lady who doesn’t look a day …

Two historic homes in Key West, Florida

If you are ever in the Miami or Fort Lauderdale area on holiday, you should take a road trip down to the Florida Keys. An archipelago of tiny islands connected by bridges and causeways that stretch for miles towards Cuba, the multi-town destination is famous for many things. I would place its year-round summer vibe, its easygoing fishing and boating lifestyle; and its …

Must-try Spanish foods

Local cuisine is such an important component of the overall travel experience! I don’t know what grabs your attention when you visit a new destination but in my case, I remember places, interactions, activities… and the food. I’ll be the first to confess that I’m particular about flavor, presentation and freshness, so I don’t always have the …