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We did it our way! When we finally returned to Havana we were relocated to yet another hotel, the famous Ambos Mundo… 279 more words


Trinidad, Cuba

Trinidad was founded in 1514 by Diego Velazquez and designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1988. It was a wealthy sugar and slave-trading center, resulting in wealthy landowners and mansions. 392 more words


Mayra Veronica - Mama Mia (Chocolate Puma remix) added to XquisitFm playlist! both Puma dub and Puma remix!

Mayra Veronica’s “Mama Mia” meshes vintage tropical sounds with an infectious electronic dance beat to mold an unforgettable tune. Dance music luminaries such as Axwell, Chuckie, Laidback Luke, John Dahlback and Thomas Gold have all mixed “Mama Mia” into their sets. 185 more words


Rum-aging thru Havana

Since we last left you, we sampled many different rums at a Ron Legendario outlet  in Havana (see the header of this post) and then sailed by… 336 more words


Warm morning, cold stones - March 14th


I woke up this morning to find the saga of the rugby social continued. Mildly angry looking security personnel were standing in my neighbor’s room, demanding to see the people who lived in it. 371 more words

Songs I Wish Everyone Knew: "Amor De Loca Juventud" By Buena Vista Social Club

Most predominantly English-speaking music markets have had an awful history of not accepting music sung in different languages. Sure, every now and than a “La Bamba” or “Gangnam Style” will come along to cut through the pack, but, at large, this ethnocentric mindset is sadly characteristic of the mainstream in these areas. 291 more words