Archive for July 2014

Deep in Hungarian Wine Country

Deep in Hungarian Wine Country
Interested in Hungary and its Tokaji wine, I found the Disznoko winery on the Internet. From there, I found Laszlo, who works at the winery. Graciously, he agreed to participate in the blog. Hungary has always fascinated and confused me. My grandmother was from Budapest but I never knew my family’s history. When I traveled... Read more »

Under the Eye of a Japanese Volcano

Under the Eye of a Japanese Volcano
As I continue to reach out into the world, I realize that music is a common draw. Because of my love of the Icelandic composer and musician, Olafur Arnalds, I became aware of Mario, the Spanish composer/pianist in my post on Spain. And because of Mario, I found Rika, who is a fan of Mario’s music.... Read more »

Along the Sea in the North of Spain

Along the Sea in the North of Spain
Mario is a pianist and composer from the North of Spain. I met him on Twitter. He began following me because we both like the music of the Icelandic composer, Olafur Arnalds. Mario’s music is equally beautiful. Once I listened to it, I knew I had to know more about Mario and his life. To... Read more »
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