Yona Knight-Wisdom

Jamaican Olympic Diver Yona Knight-Wisdom Nominated for Legacy Award

Yona Knight-Wisdom is well known for his prowess on the diving board and the Jamaican diver has now been nominated for the UK’s prestigious Legacy Award. He...

Eating Deliciously With The Seasons In Belize

As the seasons change, so do the fishing laws for catching and consuming seafood such as the queen conch, spiny lobster and grouper. In Belize, the Sea...
Four Caribbean playing musical instruments.

Exploring Santiago de Cuba Through Stunning Snapshots

In lieu of travel, there's nothing like photography to take us to new, exciting places, exploring the rich cultural corners of the Caribbean. For those craving to...

Jamaican Chef Celebrates Healthy Ital Cuisine In Brooklyn

On July 23, a date sacred to Rastafarians, Jamaican Chef Troy Levy held court at the Bellyful Restaurant and Bar in Brooklyn, New York. Honoring...

Best Haitian Children’s Books to Entertain your Kids

Nothing ignites a child's imagination like a good story. Caribbean kids need good books to help sharpen their minds and enrich their knowledge on their cultural heritage....

Exploring the Rugged Charm of St. Eustatius, The Caribbean’s “Golden Rock”

Words and Photos by Jesse SerwerSt. Eustatius, commonly called Statia, is a small island with a big history, and a wide-open future.LargeUp recently spent a week in...
Caribbean natural remedies

Boost your Immune System with Caribbean Natural Plant Remedies

The traditional Caribbean “bush” natural remedies of our grandparents seem ever more appealing in these uncertain times. While a strong immune system is one weapon in the...
Haitian Ameircan Breast Cancer Awareness Gala

Haitian-American Chamber Presents Breast Cancer Awareness Gala in Broward

More than 3 million women have been diagnosed with breast cancer in the United States. Recent research has shown that Breast Cancer is among...

Beloved Cuban-American Chef Carl Ruiz Is Dead at 44

“It’s a mayo bomb,” Carl Ruiz said in a 2018 live video review of a McDonalds menu classic. “It’s very rubbery. The lettuce is overpowering… almost has...

17 Things That Happen When You Date A Latino Man

You might be a Latino or a non-Latino man or woman who is suddenly dating a cute Latino guy. If you are not familiar with the ways...