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Jamaica Bacchanal Carnival

Music that touches your soul, costumes that leave little to the imagination and a feeling of immense unity are what make up Jamaica’s Bacchanal Carnival. Thousands of people gather together for days on end celebrating with each other through song and mas. Here is a little bit more …

Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Dr. Martin Luther King brought hope and healing to America.  I could not recall a time more than now that we need to remember all the things that he stood for, and the life that he led full of compassion, dignity, courage, humility, justice and truth. Dr. King’s …

Southern New Years Lucky Food Traditions

Some southern households are very strict when it comes to their New Year’s tradition. They believe that what they eat for dinner on New Year’s Day will bring about good fortune…if they eat the right thing that is. These southern New Year’s lucky food traditions can bring about …

Black Owned Wineries To Visit

The wine industry is known to be not only competitive, but a difficult arena to break into. Despite the difficulties, there have been quite a few black entrepreneurs who have not only opened wineries, but have achieved great success. These black owned wineries should be visited by anyone …

A Day In Antigua

At only 108 square miles in size, many passengers on cruise ships wonder what there actually is to do in Antigua. While it’s a rather small country, there are still plenty of places to go and because it’s so small, most of them are in walking distance. This …