Tag: Trinidad

Spared by Recent Hurricanes, Living the Happy Life in Trinidad/Tobago

Spared by Recent Hurricanes, Living the Happy Life in Trinidad/Tobago
As I write this, Hurricane Maria is carving up the Caribbean. Now a Category 5 hurricane, she is in line to endanger islands still reeling from the devastation of Hurricane Irma. Looking at the current weather map, I see Hurricane Maria has bypassed Trinidad and Tobago in the West Indies, which makes me breathe a... Read more »

Life in Venezuela: How One Man Looks to the Sky to Keep His Mind off the Crisis

Life in Venezuela: How One Man Looks to the Sky to Keep His Mind off the Crisis
Venezuela is having a very bad year. Although possessing one of the richest oil reserves in the world, Venezuela is in financial crisis. The country is so broken by unemployment, many Venezuelans have turned to jobs they never imagined, like panning for black market gold in the jungle mines where malaria is rampant. Food shortages are... Read more »