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Recipe for the Homesick: The Vegan Galician


1 part orujo de café

2 or 3 parts soy milk*

Several ice cubes


As you pour the ingredients into a glass chilled by nostalgia, meditate upon the fact that the ‘firewater’ known as  127 more words


Don Elias Coffee Tour and Salento

Our first full day in Salento started off rainy and misty. Of course, this describes most days in this region due to the altitude and it being the rainy season. 2,182 more words

Compartir esencias

Una mañana de verano, después de embadurnarse el cuerpo con Natural Honey, el único remedio eficaz contra mosca negra, mosquito y tábano, el mosquito tigre no se atreve a aventurarse por estos parajes, unas cuantas mujeres de… 104 more words


Gabo and the drunks

On Tuesday at five I do a reading in the library of the University of Cartagena – whose most famous alumnus was Gabriel García Márquez – and learn from one of the Profs that there is a crypt in the bar of the Santa Clara Hotel that appears in the author’s novel  1,162 more words


Of iguanas and aguardiente

Saturday evening in Mompox. I bump into our driver, William, and he invites me to come for a bite to eat with some members of his family. 1,489 more words

Everyday Stuff

viva la diferencia

En el fondo todos somos changos, todos, ¿ves a ese sujeto abogando por el sentido común y la racionalidad?, es un chango, uno listo, inteligente, preparado pero un chango al fin y al cabo. 243 more words