Hana Banana Goes to the Banana Museum

Bananas are nothing if not complex, as I have learned since arriving in Martinique. This is a country that has built its economy around sugar cane and bananas, so it makes sense that they would have an intricate understanding of the fruit. If you want to learn more about this fruit, the place to visit…

Chez Leyla: Sunday Lunch in Martinique

My little Twingo huffed and puffed its way up the windy roads of the Montagne de Vauclin this past Sunday. We climbed until it seemed like we could climb no further, and then turned into a small courtyard surrounded by three houses. My friend Leyla led us through her house onto a porch that overlooks…