Havana: Food for Thought From a Non-Foodie

Yesterday’s news that the United States and Cuba announced to normalise diplomatic relations made me look back on our recent trip to Havana and this post that I’d started and never finished. Like many others, I wonder how this new chapter in history will change the island’s standard of living. I started this post while hubby was busy…

The Charm of Havana Doors

 Seeing beauty in the urban decay of the Havana streets. Old doors are mysterious and intriguing. Havana’s magnificent architecture spanning the centuries from Spanish colonization to the 1920’s art deco had a profusion of doors that did just that — keeping us fascinated. As we wandered the narrow city streets, every few steps we’d stop and…