“Nan Nannan Ayiti”

A Journey Into the Soul of Haiti

The Embassy of Haiti in Washington, DC in collaboration with Busboys and Poets, invites you to embark on a unique exploration of Haiti from July 25 – August 1, 2017. The Nan Nannan Ayiti (A Journey into the Soul of Haiti) Tour takes inquisitive travelers on a journey to discover and engage with a country which transcends the negative headlines and stereotypes. The Tour will offer the Busboys and Poets tribe (the Tribe) the opportunity, during eight (8) days, seven (7) nights, to delve into a fascinating universe created and imagined by a people whose unique culture, rich history, creativity and determination to thrive continue to inspire and galvanize freedom lovers all over the world.

The tour is scheduled to cover the following: 

  • A meaningful and authentic cultural immersion: travelers will discover the cultural elements which have created a psyche of resistance, embedded in its people’s religious rituals, regional celebrations, literary and artistic expressions, culinary traditions, music and folklore. The travelers will go from rural expanses to gritty urban spaces.
  • A holistic view of Haiti’s social and political landscapes: travelers will gain a more nuanced understanding of Haiti’s socioeconomic landscape, as they visit mostly Haitian-led initiatives,
    implementing strategies linked to sustainable growth.
  • Haitian Excursions: 
    • Travelers will start their visit in the north of Haiti, the region where all decisive battles for Haiti’s independence were won. Travelers will:
      • Visit the city of Cap-Haitian (City of arrival) and explore its architecture and history.
      • Visit  to the Citadelle Laferrière, a historic fortress and powerful symbol of liberty designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage site.
      • Experience the intense flavors of Haiti’s northern cuisine.
    • Learn about the country’s culinary landscape and traditions.
    • Experience Haitian rural life and the bustling capital.
    • Visit the iconic colonial city of Jacmel in the South.
    • And much more!



Register here!