Who went to Cuba, May 2016

Yesterday we came back from our second Map&Move trip to Cuba.

12 strangers trekking through one of the most socially and politically interesting places of our time. We made it through jelly fish stings, language barriers, no wifi, and at the end… no cash. Always up for a challenge #‎whenincuba. Here’s a look at our travel fam!

Map&Move Cuba Crew- Brooke

Brooke P.

Photography Nut, Italian at Heart, Tequila Lover. Dream Job as a Kid: News Anchor Woman. Fav Quote: “Who, if not us. When, if not now.” Nickname: Coco Mo

Map&Move Cuba Crew- Nariman

Nariman C.

Engineer, Citizen of the world (I don’t understand the usefullness of borders), and Sports lover. Dream Job as a Kid: Engineer. Fav Quote: “Deep in the sea are riches beyond compare. But if you seek safety, it is on the shore.”- Sa’adi, Persian Poet Nickname: NaughtyMan


Map&Move Cuba Crew- Danny

Danny K.

Experience-Seeker, Whiskey and Bourbon Lover, Dance Machine (but only have 1 move… the shooting guns). Dream Job as a Kid:  Garbage Man (I know, huge aspirations!). But then around the age of 12 I realized I wanted to be a entrepreneur like my dad.Fav Quote: “Live as if you were living a second time, and as though you had acted wrongly the first time.” – Viktor E. Frankl Nickname: Brie-Easy

Map&Move Cuba Crew- Peter

Peter Y.

Temperance-maker, Vain-glory Seeker, Engineer. Dream Job as a Kid: Artist or engineer. Fav Quote: “Home is where the heart, so wherever I go, I’m home.” Nickname: Jarvis

Map&Move Cuba Crew- Julia

Julia G.

Adventure-Seeker, Counselor, Rock Climber Dream Job as a Kid: Private Investigator Fav Quote: When you travel you find yourself.” Nickname: Goldie

Map&Move Cuba Crew- Kevin

Kevin D.

Napper, Current MBA Student, Former Army Captain. Dream Job as a Kid: Gas Station Owner. Fav Quote: “I checked the actuarial tables, and the lowest death rate is among six-year-olds. So I decided to eat like a six-year-old.” – Warren Buffett. Nickname: El Capitan

Maria S.

Travel Addict, Whisky Devotee, Jack-of-all-Trades. Dream Job as a Kid: Architect (like Frank Gehry). Fav Quote: “Be brave. Take risks. Nothing can substitute experience.” – Paulo Coelho Nickname: Mama Sita

Map&Move Cuba Crew- Nina

Nina K.

Art Buff, Wine Aficionado, Sail Boat Enthusiast. Dream Job as a Kid: Pediatrician, Veterinarian or Ballerina. Fav Quote: “The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.” – Marcel Proust Nickname: La Artista

Map&Move Cuba Crew- Anthony

Anthony K.

Weightlifter, Scotch Lover, Detroit Techno Listener. Dream Job as a Kid: Commissioned Naval Officer (in the footsteps of my family). Fav Quote: “Pain is weakness leaving the body.” Nickname: The Hulk

Map&Move Cuba Crew- Jean

Jean L.

Dream Job as a Kid: Cartoonist. Fav Quote: “You live but once; you might as well be amusing.” – Coco Chanel Nickname: Filter Free

Map&Move Cuba Crew- Alicia

Alicia M.

Artist, Hiker, Pierogi Lover. Dream Job as a Kid: Artist Nickname: Sleepy


Jenn L.

Dessert Junkie, Story-Teller, Sun Worshiper. Dream Job as a Kid: Teacher, Fashion Designer, or pizza shop owner (so I’d never be hungry). Fav Quote: “The best protection any woman can have… is courage.” – Elizabeth Cady Stanton Nickname: Bubbles

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