1 November 2020 – Sunday – #119

Happy Halloween! It’s starting to feel scarier than the first wave of Covid-19 in March. Last week, the US recorded nearly 100,000 new Covid-19 cases in a day. Spain reported its first day over 25,000. Both countries set unfortunate and unnecessary records. At least Spain is doing something about its Covid-19 surge, even if it’sContinue reading “1 November 2020 – Sunday – #119”

25 October 2020 – Sunday – #118

When I moved to Barcelona on the first of the year, I was looking forward to short flights from BCN to cities in Europe, North Africa, and the Middle East. Covid-19 changed that plan. Wednesday, I took a three hour train ride with Henrique for a long weekend in Valencia. It’s my first time outContinue reading “25 October 2020 – Sunday – #118”

18 October 2020 – Sunday – #117

I decided I should cook my first Paella Valenciana before my first trip to Valencia next week. I wanted to have a clue about the cooking process before I order a paella in the city that invented it. Even though paella is from Valencia, Catalonia has adopted it. I don’t think that’s just because touristsContinue reading “18 October 2020 – Sunday – #117”