Writing about Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American music and arts, Barcelona, Cuba, maritime culture, food, travel and people, and for kids. I also create content for music services & non-profits.
Game of Thrones introduced millions to the city of Girona when it was a key location for the series. In my case, it was Girona that introduced me to Game of Thrones. I binged watched the series when I was assigned to do this story for American Airlines´Nexos magazine.
There are some great music tours to Cuba being offered at the moment, ranging from scholarly immerse in Afro-Cuban rumba to tourist friendly tastes of the island's sounds. With the Trump administration expected to announce changes in U.S.-Cuban policy in June, so the time to take that trip to Havana is now.
My report on the Formentera Jazz Festival 2017 and the
island´s mystical musical history.
Sao Miguel's maritime culture and volcanic landscape were the setting for the festival- a great introduction to the Azores.
The food rivals the landscapes in the Atlantic Archipelago. Here is a sampling of recommended restaurants from my recent trip.
José Manuel Pinto "Wahin" didn't choose between a career in futbol or music - he chose both.
Old meets new in Lisbon, where urban renewal and a cultural revival drive the city’s exciting rebirth.
One of the greatest living pianists plays "the best wine bar in the world."
I visited The El Bulli Foundation to talk to Ferran Adria about his new culinary project for families.
I profiled the preservation and education efforts of The Latin Grammy Cultural Foundation for Grammy Magazine.
Every time I speak to Omara Portuondo, I remember why I became a journalist. To learn about life.
More Than 50 artists and activists joined the line up to welcome refugees to Catalunya.
A perennial illustrated guide for celebrating Catalunya's Jan-March Calçots season.
[Text: Judy Cantor-Navas/
Drawings: David Navas]