Christmas Eve in the Andalusian Countryside

This year I spent my second Christmas away from home. I don’t think it will ever get much easier to be away from my family during the Christmas holidays, but at least the traditions here are becoming more familiar and I have my boyfriend here to keep my spirits up. December 24th, AKA Christmas Eve…

Spanish Chinos

If you live or have ever lived in Spain, you’ve undoubtedly heard of or been to a Chino. Typically, these are stores that are owned by people of Asian decent, and the owners have been generalized through the years and ignorance as being Chinese, although they might not necessarily be from China. I’m not going…