Soon it’s going to be Holy Week in Madrid… (And everywhere else, incidentally.) Yes, Semana Santa in all its Spanish glory. After a couple of years in which
I wrote this article 10 years ago, in 2013. Those were different times. The Partido Popular was in charge, and we were in year five of the Great
Spain’s new Digital Nomad Visa is the talk of the town. Or at least the talk of all the Facebook groups for expats from outside the European Union.
Hola a todas, todos y todes! (That’s how the kids are saying it these days.) Interesting times for people of all genders here in Spain. Women’s Day is
Hey y’all! Let’s do some Spanish seafood vocabulary. The other day I wrote a little article about my love for Spanish cuisine. And I described the rather disorienting
Several years ago I went on a blind date. The girl was Venezuelan, and (stereotypically) quite late for the occasion. I’d selected the venue: a Mexican restaurant off
When I was a kid, back on the ranch, I learned a bit of Spanish in school. In elementary school, we had a lady from Ecuador, who taught
Hey y’all. It’s time to continue our South Indian Wedding story. For now, I’m calling it Mr Chorizo Finally Settles Down. (Soon to be a major motion picture.)
Indian street scenes are rather hard to describe. Imagine yourself driving through the streets of your own Western city… Maybe you’re in London, or New York, or Amsterdam.
The dentist drill whines. A puff of smoke floats past my eyes. After a minute, the smell of burning enamel. The dentist and the hygienist hover over me,