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I'm Back!

Let’s start this one off by pretending that I haven’t dropped off the face of the earth, shall we?

However, that is unavoidable as I have procrastinated so spectacularly that it has now been 4 months since my last post. 876 palabras más


‘Baïlèro’ from Songs of the Auvergne – Canteloube (as sung by Kiri te Kanawa)

This is definitely one of my ‘happy’ songs – but I only tend to play it when I’m up in my shed/study/den/man-cave at the top of the garden, because that’s where I have it on a little cassette.  656 palabras más


Delicious, riquísimo and heterei

There are lots of things that I will miss about Paraguay, but eating cow’s head isn’t one of them. Nor is cow stomach-lining, cow-innards soup, unidentified-animal liver or pig skin. 899 palabras más


South American Carnival Season

Noisy, colorful and raw, the Carnival of Rio is probably the most known on the planet for its samba schools and its thousands of visitors. But what many do not realise is that all of South America is adorned with their finest colours under the sound of drums throughout the month of February. 598 palabras más

South America

International Friendly: Mexico vs Paraguay - Recap and Highlights

Mexico beat Paraguay 2-1 in this Gold Cup warm-up game, but it was not all good news for El Tri as Alan Pulido suffered what looked to be a serious injury. 372 palabras más


Soft Coups Made in USA to Control Latin America: Bolivia

Attendees of the book release of “Geopolitics and Regional Integration — Latin America in the World System.” | Photo: Bolivian vice presidency
While the U.S. employs brute military force in the Muslim world to obtain foreign policy objectives, soft coups are reserved for Latin America. 311 palabras más
War & Conflict

South Latin America

After Brazil, I passed by bus through Asunción, Córdoba, Montevideo and Buenos Aires from where I flew to Santiago de Chile and then by bus to Valparaíso. 35 palabras más