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How to Celebrate at Home

  By DAVID TANIS /span> Photographs by Evan Sung for The New York Times There are many ways to celebrate New Year’s Eve, some pious, some raucous, no doubt everything in between. Festivities take place high above the twinkling city, in … Continue reading

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Host a Traditional Posada This Christmas

By Lesley Tellez December 16th marks the kick-off for Las Posadas, the nine days of festivities that lead up to Christmas in Mexico and other Latin American countries. But what exactly is a posada? Traditionally they were religious events, first introduced by … Continue reading

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A Mexican-Flavored Brazil – “Living the Bicentennial in Carioca Style”

By: Emmanuel Prieto Things always happen in the least expected way and never as we imagine they will. In my mind, September 15th promised to be a terrible day, being away from my family and friends, and with this huge … Continue reading

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