Greetings from Florida. God’s waiting room just because the sun shines?
Posted on November 8, 2013
“You’re too young to be in Florida,” said my friend from London. He was …Read More
Vanity, Versailles of the Caribbean & Voltaire’s take on the equality of man
Posted on November 7, 2013
Atlas Obscura, a new travel blog that styles itself “the definitive guide to the …Read More
Where in the world is expat heaven, that imaginary state of being?
Posted on November 6, 2013
In their inimitable way, HSBC appear to have created an economically-weighted index of where in …Read More
The Italian village that gladly welcomes migrants with Gandhis & Guevaras
Posted on November 5, 2013
Fifteen years after Riace, a village in southern Italy, opened its doors to migrants from …Read More
Loads of sauce: Haiti’s piquant Piment Bouc; America’s pungent Sriracha
Posted on November 4, 2013
I was thinking of Irwindale, southern California, as I bought Piment Bouc, the absolutely superb …Read More
Happy Diwali. Especially Haiti, with its 12,000 solar WakaWaka lights
Posted on November 3, 2013
Less than a week ago, an enormous number of WakaWakas were distributed around Haiti, …Read More
Banging the gender drum for Haiti’s women: Can it ever do any good
Posted on November 2, 2013
I’ve always wondered how anyone, man or woman, can write such a sentence. Is it …Read More
How about a Heineken Global Index of the Cost of Doing Business?
Posted on November 1, 2013
For years, Heineken advertised itself in the UK as a crucial product, one that “refreshes …Read More
A yawning gap on the bookshelf? Haiti: An Unfinished Story
Posted on October 31, 2013
The police walk in groups of four in Tibet, says Stefan Halper, two carrying …Read More
Hola, was it really a good idea to listen in on Spain exchanging paella recipes?
Posted on October 30, 2013
Hola. Now that even Senator Dianne Feinstein, who has overview of the National Security …Read More
Rashmee has lived and worked in several countries in the past decade, including Afghanistan, India, Haiti, Tunisia, the UAE, US and UK