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Never Alone in Barcelona, Part II

The husband and I spent most of our time in Spain wandering through wine country and taking out mass amounts of Rioja. While it was a wonderful time, I am not sure I would call it relaxing. 149 more words

Tory Burch

Limbo Like Me - The Limbo Craze, 1962 - 1963

Fire Down Below
Towards the end of the 1950s Limbo, a dance from Trinidad and Tobago, had become closely associated with Steel Pan music. The dance had been popularized by Trinidadian dancer Julia Edwards after her company appeared in several films, in particular Fire Down Below from 1957. 834 more words


2 Theories: Davy Jones is not dead

Davy Jones is my 2nd favorite Character in the franchise. We all thought he was dead in At worlds end. But thanks to the Dead man tell no tales end credit scene, some fans are starting to rethink a little bit. 399 more words

Pirates Of The Caribbean

Large percentage of Townsville homes selling at a loss

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Zombie Jamboree - A Playlist for Halloween

Halloween isn’t something that is commonly celebrated in the Caribbean but with the Duppies of Jamaica, the vodou of Haiti, and the Jab Molassies of Trinidad, the Caribbean can be a creepy place. 111 more words


Reading Exercise: Calypso Music

Image Courtesy: Wikimedia Commons – Leonora Enking

The following passage has been extracted from the B.B.C. Please read the complete article HERE.

Please read this passage using the technique of skimming. 198 more words




Every Artiste wishes, hopes and prays for that one career-defining song, the one hit for which he will be immortalized. 654 more words