Betsy’s Recap: Top 50 Songs, Backpacking, Monkey Orchids, StoryCorps
- Icing on the Cake is a touching, lovingly animated discussion between a mother and a daughter, recounting the struggles and successes shared by countless immigrant families. #InstaCry [StoryCorps]
- Meet the appropriately-named Monkey Orchid, found at high elevations in Ecuador and Peru. [kuriositas]
- Another beautifully-crafted blend of Spanish and English music from Be Still Please. We can’t get enough of these free podcasts! [BeStillPlease]
- Delightful travel video taken by Zenoyu, from Hong Kong, while backpacking in South America. Highlights include Paraguay, Bolivia and Peru. [Vimeo]
- (left) Let’s Go!, by Mateo M. Usuga from Medellín, inspired by the song No Cars Go by Arcade Fire.