By his own admission, Dr. Rolando Ochoa is not much of an air traveler.
But on a flight to San Diego a few years ago, it occurred to the Miami Dade College professor just what a trip his life has been so far. And the legs of the journey were far from ordinary: from child star in his native Cuba. to political refugee in his late teens, to budding music artist, to banker, to educator.
Now, they serve as chapters in his book, “Cuba 18, U.S. 50: My Fifty Year Trip.”