Starting 2018 on a Mexican Island – Isla de Mujeres “Island of Women”

January 1st: We survived New Years and were ready to begin our Mexican adventure to start off the year 2018 with a bang. During New Years, we had a little discussion on what our new years resolutions were, if any. Alec said basically be a nice person, keep doing what hes doing, and that he … Continue reading Starting 2018 on a Mexican Island – Isla de Mujeres “Island of Women”

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The Whistle Language of La Gomera

Silbo Gomero is a language made out of whistles. This type of language was useful on the Canary Island La Gomera way back in the day so neighbors could communicate with each other over long distances with the mountain terrain and valleys in between them. Silbo can be heard from over 2 miles away! It … Continue reading The Whistle Language of La Gomera

Solo Traveler Meets New Friends

People are always shocked when I tell them I travel the world alone. They get the wrong impression. But let me tell you it is rare for me to eat breakfast, lunch, and dinner alone and talk to no one all day. That's not traveling. Contrary to belief, it is very easy to find travel … Continue reading Solo Traveler Meets New Friends

New Years on Caye Caulker

I sat on the deck marveling at the incredible beauty the turquoise water caused with its edgesΒ reaching towards the skyline. Here I was, (again!) in awe in how lucky I am (a 21 year old single girl) on this beautiful little island in the Caribbean sea. I sat and just thought how strange it is … Continue reading New Years on Caye Caulker

PAWing on Caye Caulker’s Tarpoons

First day in Caye Caulker! My new friends and I grab our luggage and are quickly greeted by overeager β€˜taxi’ (LOL!) drivers. This is funny because the taxi car on Caye Caulker is a golf cart. Caye Caulker is so small that there is no need for cars. There are a handful of golf carts … Continue reading PAWing on Caye Caulker’s Tarpoons