Making Mochilas in Colombia

Vibrant reds, blues and oranges filled the room on a daily basis. The patterns, images and shapes were unlike anything I’d ever seen before. For three months, I found myself gazing into the window of a local yarn shop’s bag-making classes in Bogota, Colombia. One day, I decided to stop gazing into the window of […]

Hannah Tall

Traditional Chinese Tea in NYC

In a city like NYC, you expect to find everything you could ever want right under your nose. If you’re itching for the vibes and tastes of Latin America, you can go to Jackson Heights. Want to connect with sounds of the Jazz era, then head to Harlem. Craving Greek-head downtown. But until now, there […]

Hannah Tall

Bogotá 101

When people think of Colombia, they often think of the Carnival de Barranquilla, La Feria de Calí, the history that belies cities like Medellín and the beauty that lies in the old port city of Cartegena. What do these places have in common? They are all bustling with a vibrant party spirit, coastal flavors and of course […]

Hannah Tall