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Ithaca: a Cultural Smoothie, with Hardcore/Reggae/Jazz Protein Booster

Ithaca packs a curious amount of diversity and street life for a city of just 30,000 people. There is something in the alchemy of the young student populations of Cornell University and Ithaca College, the nearby fertile farms (many of … Continue reading

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Panama’s Street Art part II

For those of you who enjoyed my piece The Street Artists’ Revival of San Felipe, Panama City over at FatCap last week, here are a few more pics from the streets of Panama City’s old quarter for you to check … Continue reading

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Baton Rouge: It’s Only Asleep

Walking around Baton Rouge on a Saturday afternoon seemed like walking around a city that was all mine. Foot traffic nil. Granted, I had arrived in Baton Rouge on not just any Saturday, but on Christmas Eve. And unlike New … Continue reading

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Grazing the Smorgasburg

New York’s street food scene is growing new stalls and trucks overnight. And at a place like the Smorgasburg, I wish I had four stomachs. But that didn’t stop me from grazing. The creators of Brooklyn Flea have spun off … Continue reading

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Killer Snails, Creepy Lemons, and Pupusas I Won’t Share

As a frequent visitor to New York City’s farmers’ markets, I was curious to check out what was available at markets on the West Coast. Last Sunday, I wandered around the Hollywood farmers’ market on Ivar and Selma Avenues, where … Continue reading

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