These words stuck with me at the close of SOTIC 2018. They came from St. Lucia’s Minister of Tourism, Hon. Dominic Fedee.
The last time I attended and invested in a travel blogging conference was 2012. I know – seven years ago. Back then there was only TBEX, the Travel Blogging Exchange.
I woke up this morning realizing that it was eight years ago, on a humid and hazy summer morning, that I landed in Belize for the first time, solo.
A sweet afternoon in the verdant hills of Bluefields, a coastal community in western Jamaica, learning about the island’s fruits and plants at the Bluefields Organic Fruit and Vegetables Farm.
My first journey to Barbados, ten years ago, came about when my friend Chelsea rang me up one afternoon. We were each respectively stuck at our lawyers’ desks in Washington DC, and on the brink of an upcoming long, Labor Day weekend.
29 September, 2011
A video recap of the 2018 Barbados Food and Rum Festival.
28 October, 2015