Flamenco

You may remember, before I left Canada last month I wrote about how I used to visit the Kino Cafe in Vancouver to watch flamenco dancing during my undergraduate days, and how completely thrilled I was at the thought an opportunity to see traditional Catalonian flamenco performed sometime during my stay in Barcelona. It was every bit the thrill […]

La Festa Gracia (preparing out on the street now, it’s getting so close!)

I am so grateful to Mireia at JIWAR for introducing me to the wonderful community of residents in and around Berga. The sum total of my Spanish language capabilities is “Gracia” (thank you), “Sin bolsa” (‘no bag’ from trips to the grocery store..), “Vale, vale” (‘ok, ok’ you hear this a lot when people are carrying […]