Showing posts from December, 2014

Cuba Si

I'm happy the conversation about Cuba has come to the forefront.  It's about time we recognize that the people of Cuba deserve to live in a free society.  Lifting the embargo will propagate commerce and open lines of communication.  We are the closest, most influential neighbors Cubans have and a friendly relationship with them will make a positive difference in the quality of our lives; the American and Cuban.

Most of you know I'm in the process of developing my Costa Rica properties.  I thought Costa Rica was going to be the closest I could ever get to living in a paradise like Cuba.  Imagine my elation when I heard President Obama announce his stance on opening a dialogue with the Castro brothers.

My cousins, the Ticos (Costa Rican nationals), currently offer me the cultural stimulus I long for; the Spanish language, the tropical landscapes and the warm, friendly people.  However, knowing that I may soon travel to or even live freely in my homeland once again has ignit…