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A tour of Jewish Seville

Over the years I have been to many sites of Jewish interest, old and new. I have seen my fair share of Jewish neighborhoods, museums, centers, synagogues, historical sites, events, ghettos and memorials. Places which in various ways I have found to be uplifting, depressing, confusing, inspiring or […]

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Douze Points …. Swede

I have a dirty little secret; a private shame that I have lived with since high-school days. For most of the time I keep it hidden in a closet, but like an unshakeable cold-sore it rears its ugly head once a year, in around May, and then I […]

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The Wonder of Conch Salad

As regular readers of this blog will know, I like to eat weird foods. I especially like to eat weird and unusual foods when I am on the road. Sampling the local edibles is one of the great joys of travelling for me. I’ll eat it all, be […]