Last updated on September 10th, 2021
Jose Hadad, Chef and founder of Mad Mexican restaurant, shares a taste of Mexico with this traditional recipe, along with a wine pairing from expert Erin Henderson, Founder of The Wine Sisters.
We won’t be surprised if you make a lifestyle change after reading Ann Vanderhoof’s memoir of spending two years cruising from Toronto to the Caribbean and back on a 42-foot sailboat.
For those who travel to southern destinations to miss the worst of winter weather, this year presents some special challenges. Where else can we go to escape the snow and sub-zero temperatures? JW Advisory Council member Nancy Drolet shares safety considerations and top picks for long-term stays in the warm waters of the Caribbean.
I’m standing about 800 km east of Havana, Cuba on a narrow bridge spanning an effervescent jade ocean. In the distance, an iron statue of Ernest Hemingway welcomes me to Cayo Guillermo in the Jardines del Rey archipelago, a 200-km string of tiny islands sprinkled off the northern coast of Cuba.
it is my last day in this remote, newly developed area of Cuba. I turn on my phone and my peaceful morning shifts into panic as I read about the spread of Coronavirus.
Discover Mexico With Sacred Earth Journeys
Maya Temples of Transformation with Freddy Silva & Miguel Angel Vergara
November 4-12, 2021
Travel with best-selling author and ancient temples researcher Freddy Silva, and Maya master teacher Miguel Angel Vergara, to the sacred Mayan temples of Mexico’s Yucatán. Visit spiritual sites where the ancient Maya practiced techniques that transformed seekers into gods. Discover teachings — symbolized by the Jaguar and Serpent — that assist a person’s attainment of higher consciousness and inner transformation.
Sun, sand and R&R in the Caribbean & Mexico
Isla Mujeres (The Island of Women) is a hidden little gem off the coast of Cancun just a short 25-minute ferry ride from mainland Mexico.
Tips + Inspiration
Carolyn Ray shares her Top 10 Tips for travellers visiting Puerto Rico from a month-long stay in 2020.
Known as the ‘Spanish Virgin Islands’, Vieques is located about eight miles (13 km) east of the Puerto Rican mainland, and is 20 miles (32 km) long by 4.5 miles (7 km) wide. It’s not hard to tell a tourist from one of the 9,000 locals, who share the dusty streets with horses, golf carts, trucks, scooters and Jeeps.
No matter your interest, you’ll find something to love in Puerto Rico.
What to Wear
The JourneyWoman network shares their best tips and advice on what to pack and how to dress like the locals when travelling to Mexico.
The JourneyWoman network shares their best tips and advice on what to pack and how to dress like the locals when travelling to Martinique.
The JourneyWoman network shares their best tips and advice on what to pack and how to dress like the locals when travelling to Jamaica.
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“Nobody can discover the world for somebody else. Only when we discover it for ourselves does it become common ground and a common bond and we cease to be alone.”
– Wendell Berry.