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Stingray City: Been There Done That!

Grand Cayman Island in the Western Caribbean sports some of the most unique attractions including Stingray City, truly an experience for the adventurer at heart! On a trip to Grand Cayman for our one-year anniversary, my husband and I embarked on a tour boat with several other tourists, determined to see one of the island's hot spots, Stingray City. On our pleasant half-an-hour boat ride on calm blue waters, we made small talk with our fellow tourists and listened to many interesting stories from our tour guide. We quickly learned that Stingray City came to be because of the local fisherman that used to throw their scraps of squid into the water over a decade ago. The rays became conditioned to look for food in this general area and now congregate there hoping visitors will feed

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Almost A Legal Resident, But Not Quite

It seems that, in the past months, not a day passes without an article on yahoo's front page dealing with the immigration reform and the lives and dreams of illegals (excuse me, undocumented aliens). With this whole interest and commotion about them, there is still a category of aliens that has been constantly falling through the cracks: the immigrants that strive to complete their process by the book. I arrived in the US on July, 4, 2012, after obtaining a fiancee visa. The process took almost 7 months since the moment my (then) fiance and I filled the papers until we had the visa in hand. We were lucky though, because, after I got the visa, things really started going downhill, time-wise. Weirdly enough, the DACA applications opened around the same time. The wait time for someo...

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