*Article with more photos can be seen on MEXCONNECT. She is known by many names: The Mestiza Madonna; La Virgen Ranchera; The Empress of the Americas; Mystical Rose; the list […]
I’ve always had a thing for nonporous bags that can be inflated with heated air and made to float in the sky, with a basket underneath for people to ride […]
One of my favourite holidays, Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) is a wonderfully chaotic mix of colours, emotions, and beliefs. It is a humour-filled celebration of ‘la […]
The Andong Mask Dance Festival is a lively and colourful event highlighting the many traditional mask dances of South Korea. International groups are also invited, making it a multicultural affair […]
To be sure, there are plenty of ‘bottoms up’ opportunities during Stampede fever in Calgary, Alberta, but none so entertaining as the ones in the rodeo arena. Skedaddle on over […]
If you’re a little low on cash (or just cheap) but don’t want to miss out on this year’s Calgary Stampede Park action, check out these offers: Regular park admission […]
I woke up bright and early on Friday to make the trip into Calgary to attend the 2014 Stampede Parade. Even though I grew up in Alberta and my dad […]
Interested to know what the connection is between the Virgin Mary and chia pets? Click on over to my article on Mexconnect to find out.