The Jazz of Food: Sublime Tastes of New Orleans By Frank D. Pond

In my companion piece, (NOLA And All That Jazz),  I discuss the music and fabric of the most unique City in the US, New Orleans, where I recently enjoyed two weekends of music and fun during Jazz Fest 2012.  But, here, I think we need to focus on the unique food capital that the Big […] Click to read more »

CarnAval 2012 in Rio de Janiero By Patrick K. Sister

Once again I’m writing about Carnaval in Rio de Janeiro. Yes, it’s called Carnaval and not Carnival. The latter is a place with merry-go-rounds, Ferris-wheels and cheesy games to win your dearest a teddy bear. CarnAval is the annual party that takes place the same week as Mardi Grass. It starts on Saturday – to […] Click to read more »