SUMMARY: My rant on an uninformed critique of one of my books, an admission of my own ignorance in the past, and a book list to help prospective expats be mindful.
Who put the black-hat SEO links on the website of the Santa Catalina monastery, the 5th most visited tourist site in Peru?
An overview of the Arequipa tradition of sucking bones and eating skin, as well as some local varieties of animal organs.
Description of the beach town, Mollendo, in southern Peru with over 70 pictures
Previewing the Expat Chronicles Podcast, including a free download of a chapter from the Mad Outta Me Head audiobook.
A look at Inca Kola’s epic failure to sell a chicha morada soda.
My review of 30 Days of Discipline by Victor Pride.
Announcing the publication of Mad Outta Me Head: Addiction and Underworld from Ireland to Colombia.
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An excerpt from Mad Outta Me Head on the old El Cartucho district of Bogota, which was a un-policed neighborhood of drugs and addiction.
A look at the proposed Nicaragua Canal, and an opportunity to support an effort to document with photos and testimony the planned path of the canal.