Lima, Peru, is loaded with taxis. Which is a good thing because a number of years ago, I decided to give up driving. I concluded that it was cheaper and more convenient to use taxis. Owning and operating a car … Continue reading More Than Just a Ride
A change from the fast-paced life Continue reading Nothing Better to Do
Life as an expatriate Continue reading Why I Live in Peru
The secret to keeping younger Continue reading Looking Younger,Living Younger
The Bodega Verde group has been going for some years, perhaps five or six, I can’t remember exactly. I refer to it as the expatriate therapy group because talking with friends makes us feel better. I believe that is why members come from all over Lima. We are a bunch of old guys who get together once a week to talk, not to complain, but to share our experiences, get information, and enjoy the atmosphere. It is voluntary, and no one exerts any kind of organization. We just show up around the appointed time. Politics isn’t a topic because we … Continue reading The B.V. Group
Before we came to Peru, some well meaning people warned us about leaving the U.S. health care system. They said: “what happens if you get sick? Are you sure that you can get good medical care in Peru?” They were … Continue reading A Visit to the Doctor
I SAY HELLO, YOU SAY GOODBYE”The Beatles It is too early in the morning for me. Even so, since I have to go to work, I am reluctantly getting ready to go to my first class of the day. As … Continue reading Hello, Goodbye: My Life in Peru
Warm your insides with this tasty drink Continue reading A Little Hot One
I hate home improvement projects. Continue reading Is this a good topic for a party?
Even drinking a beer runs up against cultural values Continue reading Drinking Alone or Together?