Travel

Mocko Jumbies of the Virgin Islands

Q the Cruzan Foodie - March 12, 2021

Mocko Jumbies are one of the oldest parts of Virgin Islands cultural heritage. It dates back to a time when Africans were brought to the islands over 200 years ago. When we see them at cultural celebrations, they are an immediate reminder of Virgin Islands history, heritage and culture. Mocko Jumbies are traditional stilt dancers that dress in colorful clothing and their faces are covered …

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TFTI Experience Atlanta with Cruzan Foodie

Q the Cruzan Foodie - October 22, 2020

I never imagined I’d visit the TFTI Experience Atlanta during my most recent visit to the city in October 2020. After all, being in a mall with thousands of daily visitors in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic may seem like a bad idea. However, I was thrilled to have a semblance of fun similar to life BC (Before Covid). What is TFTI Experience Atlanta? …

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A Crucian Sunset – F’sted, St. Croix

Q the Cruzan Foodie - April 22, 2020

I always enjoy sharing my island home with you! Take in this mesmerizing Crucian sunset on the island’s west end and be captivated with the kaleidoscope of colors as the sun dips into the Caribbean Sea. There’s nothing in the world like a Crucian Sunset and this video is nothing compared to the view in person. SEE ALSO: How To Start Your Morning in the …

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Fresh Kitchen Davie with Cruzan Foodie

Q the Cruzan Foodie - April 3, 2020
Fresh Kitchen Davie with Cruzan Foodie

If you follow me on Instagram, you know how much I LOVE discovering new foodie spots whenever I travel! Enter Fresh Kitchen with Cruzan Foodie! This fast, fresh and affordable option is from Fresh Kitchen in Davie, FL. I always love visiting this healthy “fast food” chain whenever I visit the area and they never disappoint. At Fresh Kitchen Davie, you build a bowl with …

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USVI Restaurants Offering Takeout Food

Q the Cruzan Foodie - March 26, 2020

**US Virgin Islands has mandated all restaurants and bars to offer only take-out and to-go orders effective March 23, 2020 The recent events of the Coronavirus (Covid-19) have delivered a debilitating blow to our local US Virgin Islands restaurants and eateries. While some establishments have decided to temporarily close their doors to weather the storm, others have started offering delivery and takeout options. Please consider …

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Photo of the Month: May 2019

Q the Cruzan Foodie - June 5, 2019

My Instagram has been ON FIRE lately! As a result, I wanted to start highlighting my Instagram photo of the month on my blog again. You are missing out on a whole lot of fun, yummy pictures by not following me on IG! These pictures will surely inspire your wanderlust and encourage you to book that trip to that place you’ve had your sights set …

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Cayman Uncovered with Cruzan Foodie

Q the Cruzan Foodie - June 4, 2019

I can’t tell you how many people asked me why I was going to the Cayman Islands for my most recent vacation and made the following comments: “It’s too expensive” “It’s boring” “There’s nothing great except Seven Mile Beach” “It’s just another Caribbean island” I’m here to tell you to throw out everything you’ve ever heard about the Cayman Islands and be prepared to take …

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