In La Frontera, for BBC Radio 4, I go to Arizona to find out what the impact of a border wall with Mexico would be.

Here’s a related piece I did for the Observer.

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The border fence around Naco, Arizona

You can read more of my print and online journalism for the Guardian and Observer by following this link.

My take on the US holiday of Columbus Day for the Daily Beast is here.


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The beach at Vieques, Puerto Rico

You can hear my thoughts on the idea of paradise for BBC Radio 4 or read about them in this piece for the BBC website.

I discuss Cuba, the wider Caribbean, and cricket on WNYC’s The Takeaway.

And here are some of my travel tips for the Caribbean: how to get around, in the New York Times and the joys of Paramaribo, Suriname for the Longitude blog.