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The beauty of Haiti where the only color we see is body by the beach.

Haiti, known as the "jewel of the islands", was the first independent nation of Latin America and the Caribbean, the first black-led republic in the world, and the second republic in the Americas when it gained independence in 1804 as part of a successful slave revolution lasting nearly a decade. Our Heroes Toussaint Louverture and Jean Jacques Dessaline.

from Immaculate Bites

Caribbean Rice and Beans

Caribbean rice and beans -Easy one pot vegan meal. Packed with creole flavor, nutritious and satisfying.

Jean Jacques Dessalines, hero of the Haitian Revolution. The recent presentation from Black History Studies entitled "Slavery Is Not Our History" detailed many of the ways in which enslaved African people liberated themselves and fought against kidnapping, genocide and mass enslavement in Africa, on board the slave ships, on many Caribbean islands, and in South America and the United States.

Queen Anacaona is the first Haitian heroin. She was the first to fight off the Spaniards off of the island of Hispaniola.

Zambia. All for one and one for all...

from NY Daily News

Small biz, big honors

Caribbean Arts Festival

Stella Jean is an Italian based designer of mixed Haitian and Italian lineage...she designs amazing clothes using traditional African fabrics and takes them somewhere different all together...gorgeous head wrap

from Fodor's

How to Spend a Perfect Week in Haiti

Forget everything you think you know about Haiti, and disregard any disturbing images you may have seen in the news. This resilient Caribbean nation is ready for curious, open-minded travelers to once again experience its vibrant Creole culture and stunning natural beauty.

from ReCaFo (Real Caribbean Food)

Recipe of the Day: Jamaican Oxtail

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