Avondvierdaagse 2017

Today marks the last day of Suriname’s Avondvierdaagse (AVD) also known as wandelmars. The event lasted for four days and is sponsored by the top companies in the country. The march started at 4 in the afternoon and lasted up to 3 to 4 hours. […]

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Plantage Peperpot

It was a cloudy day driving to Peperpot Nature Park in Commewijne. I was thinking that they should definitely be open on a Wednesday morning. We tried calling the office first (before venturing out on another 15 minute drive), but once again, no one picked […]

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Sarah’s Brunch Café

Going back to Paramaribo from Peperpot Nature Park in Meerzorg (yes, we finally made it!), we stopped by for a quick snack at Sarah’s Brunch Café. They have a selection of different sandwiches on the menu that also include pasta dishes, soups and their meal […]

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How to Holi in Suriname

Holi Phagwa also known as the Festival of Colors is celebrated every March in Suriname. It marks the victory of good over evil. It is a celebration where people (friends or strangers alike) smeared each other with different colors as a sign of love and […]

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Aloe Roti

And because my husband was craving for roti earlier, he convinced me to try Aloe Roti. Most of his colleagues at work mentioned that it is one of the best homemade roti in Suriname, so we should definitely give it a try.

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Bequia

Bequia is the second largest island in the Grenadines. Described by the press as “the perfect Caribbean Island”, it used to be a volcanic island. It has a yacht-filled harbor and is bordered by excellent beaches both the windward (east and south-east) and leeward (west) […]

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