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Socialist echoes

The Cubana Air flight inbound has echoes of North Korea already.

The complimentary state run paper, which has more then its fair share of pictures of Castro, though to its credit, its mostly limited to the first few pages. 1,135 more words


Food adventures in Miami | Versailles

If there’s anything I love, it’s long drives, quick weekend getaways, and trying new restaurants. Going to Miami for the weekend to get my Cuban fix was the best decision I’ve made in a while! 229 more words


Casa Mariachi, 9771 S Parker Rd, Parker, Colorado 80134, USA

My husband and I recently visited friends who have moved to Parker, Colorado, USA. They have a beautiful new home with a lovely outlook. One evening during our visit we all fancied going out for a Mexican meal, but did not want to travel far. 394 more words

Valerie Penny

Ropa Vieja

Get your slow cookers ready! This is a set and forget recipe that will blow everyone away and is great for feeding a group without breaking the bank :) 199 more words


5 Festive Recipes to Celebrate Cinco De Mayo

CINCO DE MAYO!!! One of my most favorite holidays for many reasons. The top two reasons are 1. I have an ongoing love affair with Mexican foods and 2. 30 more words

Mexican Recipes

Eating in Cuba

Good pizza in Cuba? Absolutely. I went into my journey to Cuba, expecting wonderful dishes with deep Spanish roots and light on flavor, due to the embargo. 513 more words


Havana (Shabbat) Nights!

On December 14, 2014, the United States and Cuba started the process of resuming diplomatic relations. Since then I have been unable to squelch my curiosity about all things Cuban, but especially food. 1,220 more words