My first solo trip was in 2015 to Paris. As you would imagine, I was terrified, inexperienced, and just didn’t know what to expect. There I was, with my little backpack, going to the city of love, alone. But I was tired; tired of waiting for friends to be ready, and I knew it was […]
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Whether you’re planning a first trip to Mexico, or you want to make a revisit but still need pointers, I have put together some of my best tips on the things to do, where to stay, and everything you need to know for your trip. Basically, a first-timer’s guide to a memorable experience in Mexico.
I have always wondered what it will be like to travel the world as a black man. I am not a huge fan of the news but on the times when I do watch, the image of the black man is poorly portrayed. I know some amazing black men doing well in their space and […]
In the wee hours of Monday, just after a hectic flight down to Mexico the previous day, my travel buddies and I set out to Chichen Itza – a famous world wonder tucked away in the Yucatan peninsula. I was excited to see yet another world wonder. If my experience with Machu Picchu was anything […]
For my first visit to Mexico, I wanted a laid-back but memorable experience. It was my first trip of the year and I wasn’t too keen on going on adventures that will leave me more worn out than I started. It was important to be in top-notch shape for the rest of the year, and […]
As the year comes to an end, I am taking stock of everything. Friendships (both online and offline), relationships, career, and bosses, my walk with God and everything else in between. I am not sure what it is about this time of the year that makes me extra vigilant, extra conscious and extra protective of […]
These days, the curiosity level for travel has peaked. More and more people are stepping out of their comfort zones, uncovering their adventurous sides, yearning to discover new cultures and meet new people, and in general, living their best and authentic lives.
I don’t use the word ‘paradise’ loosely because it is a special one. Like that red dress that you save for a special occasion or the perfume you only wear to see a crush. Paradise is the word I use only for the well deserving and for Costa Rica, I had to pull it out the […]