La Latina Pincho Week

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I’ve found that once I stumble upon a place I really like – whether it’s a coffee shop with character, a lush park, charming street, lively plaza, or intriguing restaurant; I return to the same area multiple times to continue the discovery. It feels as though I’ve hit the tip of the iceberg and there’s […]

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A Meaty Experience at Sala de Despiece, Madrid

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I knew I was made for a big city. I am absolutely in love with Madrid. The people, the language, the culture, but most of all… the food.  I could eat at traditional Spanish tapas bars every day. Interestingly enough, the best ones can be identified by two things: A) The floors are covered in napkins […]

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Adventures in Puerto Rico

Top of The Gallery Hotel San Juan The Gallery Hotel San Juan Old San Juan Street Art Beautiful Rincon beach action Overlooking the ocean The Beach in Puerto Rico Old San Juan Mi madre and me At the Beach House Restaurant, Rincon Puerto Rico Sunset Rincon Sunset in Puerto Rico Rincon at La copa llena Restaurant Plaza in Old San Juan

My mom was going to Puerto Rico with a girlfriend, and considering the price of the ticket ($230), I decided to join in on the fun. Why not, right? Our trip took place Dec 3 – 10, for contextual purposes. What to pack for Puerto Rico in December (and what I missed) When the weather is […]

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Adventures in Portland

Kachka deliciousness Kachka whipped pig back fat and bread Kachka Portland Caviar Kachka Beer and Shot Kachka Menu First night in Portland Multnomah Falls Olympic Provisions wine stained teeth at King's Estate winery Portland street art King's Estate Winery Eugene

Ohhh, Portland. The city famous for it’s breweries, coffee, and notorious for it’s strip clubs and hipsters. Everything I knew of Portland prior to visiting turned out to be true. Much to my pleasant surprise, the city was filled with delicious coffee, beers, and hipsters. I’ve never drank more coffee or seen more bearded, flanneled, […]

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