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Happy Sunday, folks! This is the longest I have been absent from the blog but October has been a whirlwind of a month, in a good way. I’ve been writing—assignments have been trickling in—and planning my months ahead.
To add to the joy, my brother tied the knot last week; I tried my hand at some wedding photography, clicking away in between wiping >> Continue reading
I’m super pleased to share — especially for those not on my Facebook page — my latest article for CNN Travel, “The hidden beauty of Garifuna Belize,” with my advice on ways to experience the vibrant Garifuna culture, and encouraging travelers to venture south of Belize. The majority of businesses and activities cited in the article are locally-owned and operated and I am grateful to each of them for sharing their culture with me during my many visits to Belize, which started long before Moon Belize.
As a side note – I’m also glad to see this piece published at this moment in time, in light of all the very recent news and upset about Norwegian Cruise Lines purchasing an island off the southern coast, and announcing, in a recent meeting, future plans to offer up the most sacred Garifuna ritual — the dugu ceremony — as entertainment for cruise ship passengers. I feel compelled to share, given my >> Continue reading