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Koh Yao Yai, Thailand: What You Need To Know!

Koh Yao Yai is an island located in the Andaman Sea and part of Thailand, it’ about 30-40 minutes away from the Phuket Marina and Airport. We choose to stay in Koh Yao Yai because the island is captivating and known for its beaches, mangroves, and villages. Koh Yao Yai es un Sueño Location: Andaman Sea, Thailand Language: Thai and Arabic Religion: While Buddhism is the prevalent religion in Thailand, in Koh Yao Yai we experienced the Muslim faith. Currency: Thai Baht Weather: 79-90F Electrical Outlet: Most of Thailand uses 220V AC. The outlets are two-prong round or flat sockets. …

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Cuando La Amistad y El Amor Se Encuentran: Mexico, Playa Del Carmen y Tulum

Playa del Carmen is known for its sandy beaches and as one of the most luxurious coastal resort town in Mexico. It is famously known for its Quinta Avenida where restaurants and nightspots meet and perfect for a wedding. My best friend’s destination wedding was hosted by Paradisus Playa Del Carmen located in Calle Quinta Avenida. Here love and friendship met and my experiences traveling as a Latina definitely was found living vicariously through my friends. Not so long ago I wrote a short passage for the New York Immigration Coalition, the message read: “I was born in Brooklyn, New …

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Saint Martin, Anguilla, St. Barts

Sint Maarten is a country on the southern part of a Caribbean island. It’s shared with Saint Martin, the “French Side”. The island it’s known for its lagoons and beaches. Saint Martin is a boat ride away from Anguilla and St. Barthelemy which allowed us to have the best three-country tour in just 6 days. The capital of the island is Philipsburg. Where We Stayed We went to St. Martin to celebrate my sister’s engagement. We stayed at the Hotel Riu Palace St Martin (Now Closed) for 6 nights! It was an all inclusive package booked with cheap caribbean (pay …