Taganga

SUNDAY – 23 OCTOBER Woke up from my last night out in Cartagena oh so thankful that I had organized my things the night before. Had about 15 minutes to get dressed, book my hostel for the first night, and get some recommendations from a fellow traveler who had just come from Taganga before I…

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Cartagena

Disclaimer: this all happened a little over a week ago. Now that the “WOOOO-I’M-IN-COLOMBIA” feeling is slightly more under control, I’m going to try to keep a more regular update schedule to this blog. We’ll see how that goes…

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Happy Life

I love coffee. I love making coffee. And I love learning more about coffee. So when I finished work and still had two more weeks before my travels started, I asked Vishal Patel, owner of the The Happiness Lab in downtown New Haven if I could apprentice under him to learn the ins and outs…

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Cracked Open

I’m so lucky to be voluntarily going a little nuts so early in my life. I’m thinking of it as a semi-controlled, self-initiated, quarter-life crisis. An event that will (I hope) mitigate the effects or magnitude of some impending crises later in life. I feel that right now my head is cracked wide open and…

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The Wind-Down

T-Minus 6.5 days until take-off to Cartagena. Although everyone keeps referring to this date (October 20th) as the day “the adventure begins”, I think it has already begun. I’ve been out of work since last Friday and couch surfing around CT has been in full effect. I joked about being homeless through in reality, my…

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