Arrivaderci Sainte-Suzanne

With only 1 day of official residence left in Sainte-Suzanne – the remote village in the mountains of the North-East department that has been my home for the past 4 months – I find my departure to the city of Cap-Haitien (called “Okap” in Creole) bitter sweet. There is much that I will miss from…

Travel to the other end of Haiti

I’ve started to feel at home in my mountain village of Sainte-Suzanne and bustling-but-laid-back coastal city of Cap-Haitien. Feeling like a Northern-Haitian-expat, almost. Knowing how things work, the people and the tricks of the trade is nice – but there’s nothing like travelling for the first time to the other end of a new country…