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Notes from Venice on Gaza

I was recently in Los Angeles. It is summer there, so like a real Angeleno I decided to spend my time at the beach. Specifically at Venice, set up as an independent town in 1905 by a tobacco millionaire who had the rather grand idea of building a […]

Revellers take part in the annual "Tomat

La Tomatina

I sometimes find myself doing things that are just, well, plain old weird. Things that beggar belief, defy any rational justification, and which afterwards leave me wondering: “What on earth was I thinking?” This pretty much describes my visit last week to the small Spanish town of Buñol, […]