Tag Archives: Madrid

Goofing With Cervantes

My childhood friends arrived in Madrid. A couple for the first time; another couple for the second time. Then there’s my sister visiting for the first time too, and my niece who’s based here but has not made the day … Continue reading

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A Good Year, 2015

Traffic is driving me insane. Just in and around Makati (Philippines) where I live, it has gone from bad to worse. Thank God I live in a condo where I can walk to the mall, drugstore, movie theater, beauty parlor, … Continue reading

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MISSING (IN) MADRID

    My Madrid visits typically count several weeks to a couple of months. While I miss my family here in Manila, I enjoy the solitude of being in a city where I hardly know anyone and barely understand the … Continue reading

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Death In The Afternoon

I promised myself I’d never watch another bullfight since my first in 2002. Well, many visits and 13 years after, I broke that promise. With friends in tow, I gave them their very Spanish corrida experience.    http://youtu.be/05qWlfRFmBE Taking the … Continue reading

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Homebased In Madrid

Call it a reunion. Tres pares y una soltera. Friends for over 3 decades meet in Madrid for a solid week of fun & foodtripping before going off on an insane trip with only a shadow of an itinerary.      … Continue reading

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