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New York’s Best Skateparks

Regardless of whether or not you skateboard, taking in an afternoon at an American skatepark is something that should be on every U.S.A.-venturing tourist’s itinerary. This advice is especially true of the Big Apple, where skateboarding — the act, process and culture — is not just an athletic undertaking but is something of an art form. http://www.123rf.com/photo_22452961_skateboard-sticker-was-placed-under-the-walk-now-man.html   Because Read more [...]
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Distinct and Delicious Puerto Rican Cuisine

Puerto Rico is a storied island with a wealth of culture and history pumping through its cities’ streets and inhabitants’ veins. Nowhere is this more evident than in Puerto Rican cuisine. Crafted over time in island kitchens by Spanish colonists utilizing native Caribbean foods and cooking methods, Puerto Rican flavors reflect a history that is as much about the land as it is about the people. Called “cocina criolla” by the locals, most savory Puerto Rican dishes start with sofrito Read more [...]