Healing in Puerto Rico

Healing in Puerto Rico

I'm not good at expressing my emotions. I tend to hide them and continue with my life as if I have no worries without slowing down. The more distracted I am (I think) the better. But with every traumatic experience, one must come into terms with the process of becoming physically and mentally healthy again. [...]

Gentrification in the Old City, Panama and Xenophobia towards other Latinx Communities.

Gentrification in the Old City, Panama and Xenophobia towards other Latinx Communities.

Months ago I thought it would be useful to write about what it's like to stay in Panama City. I started and never got around it until I was recently asked if it is worth taking a trip to Panama. Now, I am back in this document finally finishing up my original post, on gentrification [...]

Panama City

Panama City

I booked my trip to Panama through Expedia and I found the most affordable package with Copa Airlines. Copa Airlines is a Panamanian airline, the process from web check-in, choosing my seats, and skipping long lines was seamless. I was extremely impressed! I was also very surprised that I didn’t panic like I normally do [...]

Bali, Indonesia: A Toast to The Good Life

Bali, Indonesia: A Toast to The Good Life

Experiencing the Balinese Hindu-Buddhist culture and customs has impacted my life in so many positives ways. Bali's simplest lifestyle and their care for nature have opened my eyes to love my surroundings more than I already do. As humans, we need to love our surroundings and planet, live life through pure love, and communicate with [...]

Love, Life, Fear: My Dubai Experience

Love, Life, Fear: My Dubai Experience

Dubai is a city in the United Arab Emirates is known for its luxury and tall buildings. The architecture in Dubai is outstanding and nightlife is pretty vibrant in some locations. I visited the Burj Khalifa, an 830m-tall tower, which showcases the Dubai skyline. I also walked around the Dubai Fountain, visited the Atlantis, The [...]