Portobello Road

I’ve been making UK and Mexico comparisons since…well, since forever, I guess. I visited a street in London just before Christmas that deserves a direct comparison with a very obvious Mexican counterpart. I used to...

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Street Antiques

There are a fair few ‘informal’ street markets specialising in antiques, bric a brac, junk and plain old rubbish. Some of which desperately needs to be placed unceremoniously in a rubbish bin. There’s a fairly...

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Absolut

I have a new item for my Memories Box – a tin of bits and bobs collected in Mexico that I will keep for….well, memory’s sake. There have been a few incidents that have outraged sections of the population north...

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