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Outback Safaris Reveal Dominican Republic Disparities

By Chris McBeath Hispaniola is an island divided. The larger portion comprises the Dominican Republic, best known for its lushly appointed beachside resorts set against hills of tropical rainforest. However, beyond those hills and a highly patrolled, barbed wire border lies hurricane-ravaged Haiti, one of the poorest and most[...]

Curaçao’s Dark Past Shapes a Bright Future

By Chris McBeath The tiny Dutch island of Curaçao (pronounced cure-a-SOW) is a curious blend of architectural styles and cultures. The people range from European sophisticates to traditional medicine women. The market stalls in the streets of Willemstad, the island's picturesque capital, are filled with the catch of fishermen[...]