When one coffee shop closes, another one opens.
About a year ago, when I was still living in Mexico City, a friend and I found ourselves in what seemed to be a small town in the middle of the city. It is not surprising to see this kind of thing here—think, for example, of Coyoacán or Tlalpan, actual towns that were at some … Continue reading Hidden Corners of Mexico City
Hitching a ride from Playa Blanca to Cartagena.
No money? No problem.
One of my favorite trips ever was last Summer, when I traveled with some very special friends to the Colombian Caribbean. The trip was a perfect mix of unexpected beauty, excitement and improvisation. Just recently I went through my videos and pictures from the time and managed to put this little video together, so here … Continue reading Throwback: Colombia
A stunning set of waterfalls hidden amongst luxury resorts.
It is one of the many ironies of life that we have a harder time looking at what is right before us. If you ask me where the most beautiful beaches of the world are, I won't hesitate to say Mexico, but I sometimes forget it when I'm here. Planning my Easter holiday, I made … Continue reading Least Crowded (and Still Awesome) Beaches in Mexico
I spent the last days of 2018 wandering through the streets of one of the biggest cities in Canada. Named after Mont-Royal, the small mountain at the heart of the city, Montreal is now the centre of the francophone Canada, a city that dwells between the French influence of the Conquest and an eclectic, alternative … Continue reading Montreal, the eclectic city
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Folklore meets world.
Basically a very, very old monolith.