The Two Havanas

By Michael Malone ~ Today we got a tour of Little Havana in Miami Florida, the tour was a great way to learn about the area and all of its small secrets. Our tour guide was a local author who wrote one of the books that we were assigned to read on the trip. In … More The Two Havanas

The Entranceway

By Asa Schauffler ~ After our visit to the museum of the Revolution, we went to lunch in Old Havana.  We sat in the front room of a small paladar.  The room was certainly a bit too small for the size of our group.  Throughout the whole lunch I found myself bumping elbows with my … More The Entranceway

Trust me, I’m an architect (but not really)

By Sam Leinberger ~ The architecture in Havana is absolutely beautiful. Walking through the Historic Center of Old Havana felt as though I was transported through time. One aspect of Cuban architecture that was common throughout Historic Havana was the use of courtyards. These courtyards, like the one at the Captain General’s palace, brings the … More Trust me, I’m an architect (but not really)

I Dare You

Danya Nadel ~   Today is Sunday, January 17th, 2016. One in the afternoon. The majority of the group has already left to the airport to fly back to New Jersey. I’m impatiently waiting for it to be my time to go. In the first 17 days of the new year this group of students … More I Dare You