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Costa Rica’s Central Market (Mercado Central)

In heading back to San Jose, my group made a stop at the Central Market, which has been a staple in the city’s day-to-day living since 1880. 295 more words

Costa Rica

Fresh Sugarcane Juice

I grew up eating sugarcane since my family is from Haiti, so the flavor wasn’t new to me; but I always had to do all the work of peeling (well, someone else usually helped with that), chewing, and spitting out to enjoy that yummy, fresh sugarcane taste. 91 more words


Residential and Reverential - The Old City (Valencia, Spain)

As one might assume, Valencia has an “old city” that consists of the original area from the time when Valentia was founded by the Romans in 138 B.C., and then the progressing influences of the Church, the Visigoths, the Islamic Empire, and then the Church again. 592 more words

One Day In Valencia

Today's Adventure Is...El Mercado de Colón.

On our way to El Mercado Central, Mr. C and I spotted this beautiful building on the bus ride and it immediately went on our list of places we wanted to explore. 216 more words


Valencia: "incredible but true"

We are keeping pretty busy on the blog with our mini Eurotrip. After, Dublin, Dénia and parts of Belgium, here is Valencia’s turn! 119 more words


Today's Adventure Is...The Mercado Central.

Today, Mr. C and I decided to go to the Mercado Central, Valencia’s central market.

The Mercado Central is a huge, wonderful, terrifying, overwhelming, fun place to go to. 376 more words