Oaxaca: A Love Letter

I have already started to catalogue the things I will miss most about leaving here. Today I paid rent for my apartment here for the last time, and I walked home hyper-aware of the clumble of cars across the cobblestoned streets, the sky, heavy with clouds behind the rounded church domes and the street carts … Continue reading Oaxaca: A Love Letter

Being Weather Resistant

As far as I have been able to discern there are several rules to follow when dressing for the weather here; 1. Wear layers 2. Invest in merino clothing 3. Buy a decent jacket When getting up, you need to check the weather forecast; is it going to be sunny? Cold? Wind? Rain? Wind and … Continue reading Being Weather Resistant