I spent most of my career covering food, drinks and culture in the San Diego-Tijuana region before moving to Spain in 2012 on a Fulbright fellowship to research my first book. Currently: Mexico City.
Draped atop a slab of milk chocolate, the two-inch-long Madagascar hissing cockroach looks almost elegant, its lacquered exoskeleton reflecting the thin light of a Mexico City afternoon.
Be a responsible tourist in the Catalonian capital.
With booming food, beer, and art scenes (plus a favorable exchange rate), San Diego’s southern neighbor is calling.
A glimpse into the life of Barcelona’s homeless
San Diego Is Much More Than Perfect Weather, a Zoo & Beaches
Inside a Michelin-Starred Chef's Controversial Quest to Turn Fighting Bulls into Gourmet Food | Thrillist
On the surface, Mescladís looks like any other charming little restaurant in Barcelona's trendy Born district. But a closer look reveals a project with much larger ambitions.
When someone says, “San Diego Natural History Museum,” you think: dinosaur bones. But the true stars of the museum’s collection have long lurked in an area that’s been mostly off-limits to the public, until now.
Digging into rural Oaxaca's tradition of stone soup, with photos by Benedicte Desrus.
Recently named a UNESCO “Creative City of Folk Art,” this Colonial town in southern Mexico boasts an arts scene with a rich heritage and contemporary energy.
In this trendy Mexico City neighborhood, you won’t be hard-pressed to find a good cocktail
The Indiana Jones of mezcal gives us the scoop.
Learn all about the "crazy, uncomfortable brother of the agave family."
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In 2014, Lev Tahor arrived in Guatemala, the latest stop in a 20-year international journey. The ultra-conservative Jewish sect cries that it is escaping religious persecution. But to those left behind — in Israel, New York, and Canada — the group is a dangerous cult ducking accusations of brainwashing, abuse, and child marriage.