Isla San Andrés, Colombia: One week in “the sea of seven colors”

Much like the English Puritans who settled San Andrés in 1630, I also escaped Massachusetts for more fertile, tropical climes. Except for I don’t think the Puritans were able to get their scuba diving certification.

I close my eyes, and I’m there.

This post was originally written in December 2011, looking back on my 8 months in beautiful Honduras earlier that year.  …Tiptoeing along the top of a crumbling cement wall alongside the skinny dry-season version of a river, with Mauricio and Edgar behind me and two boys from the village scampering ahead of us. We playfully…