Kate Dana

Independent Writer. International Educator.

July 10, 2017
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Burros, Dives and Chivas: Your Guide to a Quick Weekend in Playa el Rodadero

One of the many benefits of living in Barranquilla, on the Caribbean coast of Colombia, is its convenient proximity the historic cities of Cartagena and Santa Marta, and their beautiful beaches of Isla Barú and El Rodadero, respectively. While Barranquilla … Continue reading

June 8, 2017
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The Snorkel Mask Debate: Traditional Tube or Full-Face?

World Oceans Day, June 8th, is a “global day of ocean celebration and collaboration for a better future,” according to The Oceans Project. Although it’s not known exactly who started World Oceans Day, it has been promoted and supported around … Continue reading

November 13, 2016
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Sucre’s Beachside Treasure: Santiago de Tolú

During the Independence of Cartagena, many locals indulge in travel for part of the week, returning to the city for the main celebrations as the seven days come to an end. After connecting with award-winning photographer William Zarza-Garcia, and viewing his … Continue reading