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  • The Accidental Hiker


    In central Cuba, just north of the colonial town of Trinidad, lie the Escambray mountains. The people who call the area home live in pretty poor conditions, surviving on the merger rations doled out to them by the Castro regime. Children under six are allocated one litre of milk per month. I learned this from […]

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  • Adios Fidel


    Ever wonder if you might be a covert CIA operative? A secret assassin whose memory is wiped, Jason Bourne style, after each hit? Well if I had the necessary fitness levels and cunning, I might start to wonder. It seems that world leaders tend to snuff it when I visit their countries. First, there was […]