Archive for December, 2010

A hell of a year

Tweet I really cannot believe that today is the last day of 2010. Yet at the same time, I feel like the events of earlier this year took place so very long ago. I must be getting old. 2010 was, at least for me, quite the year. I think anyone living in Chile could say […]

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Travel: Sao Paulo, day 2 (part 2)

Tweet Sao Paulo being the city with the largest Japanese population outside Japan, you can hardly visit and not head to Liberdade, Sao Paulo’s Japantown. Lucky for me, my one full day in town coincided with possibly the best day to visit this particular neighborhood. On Sundays, there is a street market next to the […]

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Christmas presence

Tweet A comment on my last post brought up something I hear which really bugs me: some variation of “celebrating Christmas outside the US is so much less commercial.” Meaning: we in the US are consumerist pigs who’ve created a version of Christmas that has lost all semblance of real meaning, while people in other […]

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