Sometimes being away from Casco Viejo is the best time to clarify exactly what makes it so special. There’s an old Yiddish saying, “to the worm in the horseradish, the world is horseradish,” which really just means, when you’re entranced … Read More
The moment you tell people you’re visiting Casco Viejo – to stay there for a couple of nights and not just breeze into then out of some souvenir shop – it immediately becomes awkward. The majority of these people are … Read More
I was recently asked “what’s it’s like to live in Casco Viejo?” and the bulk of my response revolved around the theme of unusual charm. I think I even quoted an Apple advertisement citing the crazy ones, the misfits, the … Read More
so the children below my apartment have this little back area which is visible from my 2nd-story kitchen windows. they have two little turtles out there, they play games out there, the mom dries their clothes out there…etc. once last … Read More
I was trying to eat some dinner. I was not trying to explain how the food industry in Casco Viejo relates to its counterpart in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. But if you have a lot of time on your hands … Read More
Casco Viejo is a neighborhood on the fringe. It’s fabric, in simple terms, is nothing more than a series of miscellaneousness. Casco’s people are borderline weird. Casco’s streets are borderline antique. Casco’s identity is borderline bizarre. It’s even on the … Read More
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