A look at the major shift in attitudes toward public corruption in Latin America.
An anecdote on how to treat that proverbial line-jumper in Peru or greater Latin America.
Excerpts from Isabel Allende’s novel, “The House of the Spirits,” serve as an excellent look at what inspires socialists’ alleged “economic wars.”
A 2016 reggaeton playlist featuring Arcangel, Bad Bunny, Los de la Nazza, Alexio, Daddy Yankee, Ozuna, Lui-G 21 Plus, Nicky Jam, Crazy Design and Carlitos Wey.
Explaining the trend of shrinking family size in Latin America’s emerging middle class. One child is the new normal.
My opinion that the terminology difference between “expat” and “immigrant” is not racist, but economic.
A playlist of Spanish-language songs for children featuring Canciones de la Granja and classics like Pulgarcito and Don Pepito Verdulero.
Explaining how Venezuela’s political crisis is now a “warm war” with highlights from the first day.
Over 300 pictures of Mexico City’s top tourist attractions including Zocalo, Teotihuacan, Basilica de Guadalupe, Coyoacan, Xochimilco, Chapultepec and more.
My take on ousted President Dilma Rousseff’s inappropriate reaction to her impeachment by Brazil’s congress.
My attempt to moderate the neoliberals’ glee at the “receding pink tide” in Latin America, because growing opposition to free trade is a greater obstacle.
After a trip to Costa Rica fell through for unforeseen visa requirements for the Peruvian wife, I pose the question: does Montevideo, Uruguay suck?
The story of an Expat Chronicles video irreversibly removed from YouTube for a violation in offending gringo values.
An Englishman based in Ecuador tells what he saw while volunteering after the devastating 2016 earthquake.