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     Puerto Rico, the beautiful group of islands, discovered by Christopher Columbus in 1493, is a tropical archipelago dense in history and foliage- that is to say, much of what grows in abundance is not all that native.      The Spaniards brought with them (in addition to smallpox) Bamboo and Plantains (from their […]

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     Christopher Columbus discovered the beautiful islands of Puerto Rico in November of 1493 on his second passage towards a secret world he knew existed. He claimed them abundant and beautiful. Daughter Bryn, and I, discovered these islands last week, and agree (who are we to argue?).      As a colony of Spain for […]

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     I’ll be ‘out of pocket’ for the next week as I begin the first leg of a very busy April. First stop- Puerto Rico!      Can’t wait to report on the food, cocktails, people, beaches, cocktails (you get the picture).  Here’s to sand between your toes, and other places. Tweet

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