Tag Archives: Christmas

Travel Dudes: Catalan Christmas Curiosities

By Carey Reed Zamarriego Photo by Josep Ma. Rosell Follow the link to my article about Catalunya’s Caga Tió, a pooping Christmas log (YES, you read that right), featured on Travel Dudes, the website “for travelers, by travelers”: Catalan Christmas Curiosities ————- ¿Conoces al Caga Tió, un tronco que caga regalos en la region de […]
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A Tree Grows in Rockefeller Center: NYC

By Carey Reed Zamarriego Rockefeller Center Tree, NYC. The winter holiday season is officially underway in the US. We survived the largest shopping and discount day of the year (AKA Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving) and the hysteria it created, which ripped through stores across the country. Thanks to the all sales clerks who […]
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Giving Thanks

By Carey Reed Zamarriego Thank you blog fans! Thanksgiving in the U.S. is this Thursday, November 24th.  It falls every year on the fourth Thursday of November. Canada gives thanks on the second Monday of October. The holiday has a controversial history, what with how badly the first settlers treated the Native Americans. The idea […]
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