This past summer, I had the opportunity to visit one of the most visited places in the world— Toronto, Canada. I must say that it was one of the best experiences of my life being that I was only there for 3 days. 526 more words
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I survived my first Caribbean carnival, and this is the tale.
I spent an extended weekend in Toronto for the annual Caribana Carnival. Normally I am not a fan of dancing in the streets while men try to grind on me, but I was told I get to wear a costume with lots of feathers. 304 more words
If my week wasn’t lit before Caribana, it turned on fire by the time the weekend hit.
There is something about having that much energy in one location that just always heightens things. 975 more words
The Looks, The Parties and The Eats
Thursday, July 29th
Carnival Nights at Uniun Club
This event had a mixture of everything a lot more hip hop than expected for a party titled “Carnival Nights.” The venue was 2 floors and spacious, with a crowd who’s ratio of men to women was 3:1, something New Yorkers, especially women weren’t used to. 572 more words