Travel and Culture

Belize: Customs, don’t sweep out your luck!

Kriol: Nuh sweep da night cause yuh wah sweep weh yuh luck. Translation: Don’t sweep at night because you will sweep your luck away. Sweeping your luck awayNo wonder I have so much bad luck, as this is one custom I always forget, especially when I'm a houseguest and drop something then have to go… Continue reading Belize: Customs, don’t sweep out your luck!

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How to create your Best Nine Instagram 2017 Collage

It's that time of year when your Instagram feed will be flooded with photo montages showing the year in review! Christmas and New Year are generally times when we take a moment to pause and reflect on the last 12 months. It is a good time to look at your achievements, large and small, and… Continue reading How to create your Best Nine Instagram 2017 Collage

Travel and Culture

Photo journal: Low tide, last last in St Ives

Low tide harbourside in St Ives. Boats are left stranded cast aside by the retreating waves. Pink and orange buoys float on the sand and ropes draped with lengths of frilly seaweed dissect the beach. Thick iron chains protrude through the sand like varicose veins. A thin layer of water remains atop most of the… Continue reading Photo journal: Low tide, last last in St Ives