Welcome to the first installation of the new section we’d like to call Portrait Sessions. Portraits Sessions will be a series of portraits — duh — of cool people we come across in Mexico. Honestly, we haven’t really thought this through and the concept will likely change as we go. The next step is probably to include a short interview or something of the like. But for now let’s just say it’s a work in progress.
Anyway, first out is Bosse Lindwall and Adriana Ferreira Olvera. Bosse is a kickass foreign correspondent for Swedish television and Adriana is his wife and producer (when she’s not busy being a kickass lawyer).
El Vikingo actually spotted Bosse last year while were having lunch at Mog in Roma. He nudged me and said “hey, see that guy over there? He looks just like a famous Swedish journalist.”
“You should go over and say hi,” I said. But being ever so Swedish El Vikingo looked at me like I was a village idiot and said “that’s not now how it works in Sweden. You can’t just go up to a stranger and say hi. He’ll think I’m a weirdo. Pfff. Donkey.”
But then just a few days later Bosse found El Vikingo on twitter and sent him a message, and now we are proud to call Bosse and Adriana great friends, and we all lived happily ever after (especially happy after eating lunch at their house — they are both awesome cooks).Continue reading