Beyond Havana - Valle De Los Ingenios or Valley of the Sugar Mills - Trinidad, Cuba

Beyond Havana - Valle De Los Ingenios or Valley of the Sugar Mills - Trinidad, Cuba

During my last and 4th trip to Cuba, I decided to venture outside of Havana to see what the rest of Cuba had to offer. I didn’t get to all the major places but I did make it to Trinidad. If you are considering Trinidad while in Cuba, consider doing a tour of the Valley of the Sugar Mills.

Karen Hill Tribe (Long Neck) People of Chiang Mai, Thailand

Karen Hill Tribe (Long Neck) People of Chiang Mai, Thailand

I have been visiting Thailand with clients, specifically Chiang Mai, for more than two years now and this year was the first time I decided to visit their villages. Like many other tourists, I too had reservations. I too wrestled with moral and ethical issues because I was told that they were being used by the Thai government as part of the tourist attraction and like so many others, I wanted no parts of that! So what changed?