Whatever your definition of minimalism is, Istanbul is the opposite of that. Some of the attributes of minimalism are: simplicity, clarity, freedom, less excess, anti-materialism and focus. No one would use any of these to…

2013 was an interesting one for me. I spent the new year's eve in Medellin and travelled throughout Colombia in January. I loved Colombia and felt very close to the Colombian people. Due to similar…

I think about the concept of home a lot. The more I think about it, the more complicated it gets to answer, especially for people like me who were born and lived in different places…

If I had to sum up my Uruguay experience in one word, it would be tranquilo. It’s one of the most calm and “regular” places I’ve been. My one…

14 months ago my pursuit for extreme minimalism has begun. I sold everything I owned and ended my studio lease in downtown Vancouver. No car, no bike, no TV, no couch, no bills. All I…

"La Ciudad de la Eterna Primavera" (The city of the eternal spring) I just completed my first week in Medellin, Colombia and wanted to share my first impressions. 1. Weather is excellent. I think this…

dotCloud is one of my favourite companies. They're a platform-as-a-service (PaaS) start-up supporting variety of stacks such as Java, Ruby, PHP, Python, Perl and node.js. As much as I enjoy working with unix…