Last week I posted about my upcoming weekend getaway to Cuba. It’s actually a five-day getaway and I intend to soak up the warm sunshine every single day! What a welcome break from the snow and cold in the Northeast.
Personally, I don’t know anyone who has been to Cuba, so packing for this trip has proven quite the challenge. Should I pack nice sundresses or are shorts and tees more appropriate? Are high heels the best nighttime option or will I look out of place? With a 44 lb. weight limit on checked luggage I have to be selective. Not to mention, we are staying in an apartment in downtown Havana and we have to bring our own hair dryer, toiletries, converters, and even tissues for the public restrooms. Space is at a premium.
Here’s what I’ve got so far.
I’m definitely over-packed, especially on the shoes, but I have the space so why not! The Adea undies, camis, and chemise are easily laundered in the sink and set to air dry so I don’t have to pack too many. Our blogger, Shaun, also reminded me to pack an outfit in my carry-on in case something should happen to my luggage. Excellent advice. There’s nothing worse than arriving at a tropical island stuck in your winter travel clothes.
Am I missing anything? Something in particular I should eliminate?
Stay tuned for the follow-up post when I get back next week. I’ll let you know if I hit the mark with my packing and whether or not my salsa dancing improved!
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If there is one thing that cannot be ignored when one walks around Manhattan these days, it’s this: all the vacant stores – even on the posh Upper East Side. And yes, it’s all because of Amazon. Need I say more?
On Friday, January 24th we were invited to the showroom of Timothy Oulton that is located in The New York Design Center at 200 Lexington Avenue, 8th floor, in Manhattan. We’ve been to their champagne events before and had a good time so we decided to go.
These days, everyone has an opinion about food so I was interested in two recent articles I came across: one in Bazaar and another in the Weekend Financial Times.
In the magazine the headline reads: “Silicon Valley’s Dangerous New Obsession to Get Sharper and More Focused At Work” – this is followed by a subhead stating: Proponents of extreme fasting and other biohacks believe that it makes them smarter and more productive. But is it safe?
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