5/365: box wood kitchen utensils

Every time I leave Catalonia I take bits of it in my suitcase. Simple items that you take granted in your country become precious when 1,000 km away. And these box wood kitchen utensils are a perfect example of everyday things that become treasures. Box wood is very fine grained and silky and resists high…

The Catalans and their Ways mystify Downing Street

The bobbies who guard Downing Street witnessed a very peculiar street party on the 11th of September 2013. Well over 300 people, kitted out with yellow t-shirts, curious capes with yellow and red stripes, a blue triangle and a white star, and the odd umbrella, gathered across the road. They got very emotional singing songs…