Posted on 29. Oct, 2016 by Colin.
A playlist of Spanish-language songs for children featuring Canciones de la Granja and classics like Pulgarcito and Don Pepito Verdulero.
Posted on 12. Dec, 2015 by Colin.
The case for why Spanish-style bullfighting is art, culture, drama, death and all that. Extracts from Ernest Hemingway’s “Death in the Afternoon.”
Posted on 20. Jan, 2015 by Colin.
A look at Inca Kola’s epic failure to sell a chicha morada soda.
Posted on 21. Dec, 2014 by Colin.
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.
Posted on 05. Aug, 2014 by Colin.
A playlist of rock en español hits, old and new, good and bad.
Posted on 13. Jul, 2014 by Colin.
Alternate Title: My Soccer Rant – Discussing the pros and cons of soccer and its growing popularity in the United States.
Posted on 19. Mar, 2014 by Colin.
I discuss the difference in attitudes toward dogs in Latin America vs. the U.S.
Posted on 16. Nov, 2013 by Colin.
Explaining why, contrary to what a lot of idiots say, Latinas are not exotic.
Posted on 16. Oct, 2013 by Colin.
My top Lima tourism recommendations, including gastronomy, La Punta de Callao, Magic Water Circuit, Gamarra, Larco Museum, and more.
Posted on 05. Apr, 2013 by Colin.
Summary and analysis of the Nightmare in Peru story, in which three American citizens were robbed and assaulted near Cusco, Peru.
Posted on 25. Jan, 2013 by Colin.
Pictures, videos, and description of the luxury apartments in Medellin where I stayed courtesy of Poblado Rentals.
Posted on 22. Jan, 2013 by Colin.
Description of the tourism scene and the fun to be had on Colombia’s paradise island in the Caribbean Sea, San Andres.