All posts tagged Travel

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November 28, 2012, No comments

Alcohol is by no means a bastion of Mexican culture, and making friends rests more on good-spirited conversation than spirits in shot glasses. Though people might prompt you to try […]

Not Drinking in Morocco

Not Drinking in Morocco

June 15, 2012, 2 Comments

From drinking mint tea to relaxing in steam baths, Morocco is the perfect destination for alcohol-free visitors, as Tiffany Harris explains…

Not Drinking in Finland (image: Earth-Bound Misfit, I)

Not Drinking in Finland

January 24, 2012, 1 Comment

(Guest post by Katja Kärki) In Finland, we mostly drink to get drunk, and drinking is not necessarily a social event. There’s even an informal expr ...

Cumbia dancers

Not Drinking in Colombia

October 13, 2011, No comments

¡Rumba! – Colombians love to drink, and they drink to party. Spirits are the drink of choice on a night out – usually rum on the coast and ag ...

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    The Folk Train
    September 15, 2011, 1 Comment

    Five years have passed since I stopped drinking, but I’m still always on the lookout for new things to do in the evening that don’t fundamentally revolve around alcohol. On […]