Food For Thought: Blessed Cafe En El Viejo San Juan

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Image Credit: Jenni Konrad

Stew chicken, and curry goat ,and Vybz Kartel?

Oh my…

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Music To My Ears: Pitbull ft. Gente de Zona- Piensas (Dile La Verdad)

“Music to My Ears” is a series of recurring posts showcasing the music of artists from around the world.

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About the Artists:

Not going to go deep into this one for two main reasons:

1. Pitbull is a popular artist.

2. Gente de Zona is a group that’s lesser known outside of the Latin music community, but they’ve been around for close to 15 years. They achieved some mainstream success this past summer when the Spanglish version of Enrique Iglesias’ “Bailando” (which featured them, along with Sean Paul, and Descemer Bueno) hit the Billboard Hot 100 charts. It was great to see them get some recognition, but they are so much more than a group that just happened to be featured on a hot song along with a couple well-known artists. They’re extraordinarily talented in their own right, and will be getting their own post where I’ll share more about who they are, and what it is that makes what they do important.

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Travel Tips On The Fly: Consider Festivals

I’m not perfect, guys.

I’m far from it, and I’m reminded of that fact every day, but this time I really screwed up.

And since chances are that I won’t be able to fix this screw up, the least I can do is share it with you so you won’t make the same mistake!

Pray for me, ya’ll…

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