Posts tagged cities
London: The City of Markets

They say the best way to get a true sense of a city is to stroll around its street markets; and that statement couldn't be more true when it comes to visiting a market in London. Simply put, London is a city of markets. Dozens of bazaars populate the city’s streets, where stalls overflow with all kinds of goods, foods and general necessities. This posts highlights the 9 markets I visited while in London!

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A long weekend in St. Augustine, Florida

What makes a place great isn't necessarily how far away it is, how long you spend there or how much cash you drop. What makes a place great is 'newness.' Weekend trips help us break the weeks’ routine and gives us the opportunity to visit a new place and explore something different, and St. Augustine in Florida is just the kind of different most people are looking for.

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The 'merienda' tradition - south Florida edition

I grew up with the tradition of tea time or "la merienda" - the perfect afternoon snack. It usually consists of tea, coffee, or mate, with toast, a croissant, scone, cake or some sort of pastry, cookies - all sweet and very delicious.  Ideally, the "Merienda Tradition" is a time to relax and enjoy the company of family and friends.

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Five Romantic dinner dates in Cartagena

Cartagena is such a great city to explore, especially with a loved one! There are little romantic corners all over the city. The perks of Cartagena, you can stay anywhere near the walled city and you’re only a quick uber ride or cab ride away! I think we all know that the fastest way to a woman’s heart is through her…stomach with REALLY good food!

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