There were many things I loved about Cartagena (architecture, beaches, music), but my favorite thing by far was the food. Colombia is one of the most biodiverse countries in the world, and their cuisine incorporates a variety of meat, seafood, and plant-based ingredients. The food combinations and cooking techniques are varied as well, reflecting influences from indigenous, Spanish, and African cultures.[Read More…] about Culinary Guide to Cartagena
Hi! I’m Candice. I got hooked on traveling after my first trip abroad studying in Munich in the summer of 2005. I've lived in NYC since 2014, but still travel as often as I can. I started this blog to share my stories, photos, and tips, and to inspire others to explore the world and visit some of my favorite places.
Cape Town is the oldest city in South Africa and one of the most beautiful cities in the world. It offers a wide range of experiences and is a great destination for first-time visitors to Africa. I spent just over a week there in 2013 and have been dying to go back ever since.[Read More…] about 10 Places to Go in Cape Town
Located on the Horn of Africa, Ethiopia has a culture all its own, distinct from both the African and Middle Eastern nations that surround it. I visited in 2014 on an outreach trip, spending time in Addis Ababa, the capital city, and Lake Langano. The country is not your typical tourist destination, and its diverse natural landscape and ancient traditions are still unknown to most of the world.[Read More…] about 8 Unique Things About Ethiopia