A progressive liberal tells his account of a bullfight at the Plaza de Acho bullring in Lima, Peru.
The story of an Expat Chronicles video irreversibly removed from YouTube for a violation in offending gringo values.
An expat on the Colombian coast explains the lure of a controversial spectator sport and Hispanic tradition, cockfighting.
The case for why Spanish-style bullfighting is art, culture, drama, death and all that. Extracts from Ernest Hemingway’s “Death in the Afternoon.”
Pictures from the soon-to-be-published Lima Travel Guide.
I discuss the difference in attitudes toward dogs in Latin America vs. the U.S.
Descriptions and pictures of the best local food from Arequipa, Peru.
SUMMARY: A day with video of cock fights at Club Gallistico San Miguel in Bogota, Colombia.
SUMMARY: A look at the controversy around bullfighting in Bogota, Colombia, as well as pics and descriptions of my day at the bullfights.
SUMMARY: Pictures and descriptions of the best Peruvian dishes.
SUMMARY: Story of two women from a rural Cauca torn apart by guerrilla-paramilitary violence.
SUMMARY: Over 100 photos of Fernando Botero’s best paintings and sculptures from the Medellin and Bogota museums.
SUMMARY: Descriptions of my ten favorite things to eat in Bogota: bandeja paisa, ajiaco, black folks’ fish, chiguiro, arequipe, fruit, ensalada de frutas, morcilla, lechona, and Andres Carne de Res. I also included three things you don’t have to eat.