Caribbean

A guide to Indigenous foods around the world In university, I studied anthropology and became fascinated by food cultures worldwide. In particular, since I lived in Canada

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36 Tantalizing BBQ dishes around the world Humans began cooking meat over fire around 1.8 million years ago so the origins of barbecue belong in our distant

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Detail of colorful balconies and buildings in Old Havana, Cuba

One week in Cuba Cuba is a country like no other. With a colourful history combining the unique blend of African slavery, cold war communism and

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International House sitting I never believed it was possible to afford to travel the world until I started house sitting. So I started investigating the

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Playa Giron Bay of pigs beach Cuba

Historical Landmarks in Cuba  A visit to Cuba is an outstanding opportunity to view over 500 years of time. Cuban attractions range from the vintage

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 Traditional Cuban Street Food The first question I asked when I planned a trip to Cuba is what is the food like in Cuba? I

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Havana, Cuba downtown skyline.

25 Things to know about Cuba Cuba is a land of contrasts with its beautiful luxurious beaches, beautiful music, glorious scenery and fascinating history. As

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Cuba’s Beaches | 31 of the Best Beaches in Cuba Cuba’s beaches are exceptional for the varied colours of the sand from volcanic black near

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Travel to Cuba Tips Updated June 11 with new rules for American citizens. We have loved our travel to Cuba adventures and as Canadian have

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The Historic Nelson’s Dockyard  We have housesat many times in the Caribbean and one of our favourite islands is Antigua. The “Dockyard” as it is

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