We’ve been spending a lot of time in Ipanema, watching the world become, as Tom Jobim and Vinícius de Moraes once said, more beautiful “because of love.” Their collaboration, “Garota de Ipanema” (“The Girl from Ipanema”) introduced the world to bossa nova and was the embodiment of saudade, the...
Rio de Janeiro may not be the first place that comes to mind when considering a holiday with a 7-month-old baby, but we like a challenge. So far, it’s been paying off. We’re staying just a few blocks away from the beaches of Ipanema and Copacabana and Lulu is adjusting well from the harsh cold of Edmonton. For her first day at...
There’s that photo. You know, the iconic one where the young, cherub-faced scruff is cuddling up against a beaming girl, a you-and-me-against-the-world pose to keep off the chill of the cruel world slushing around their footsteps as they make their way through New York’s Greenwich Village… The poster for the Coen...
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- Tourist Tibet @ Adbusters (Jan.Feb. 2007)
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