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Kamiseta Perspectives Episode 05 - Keesa Ocampo & Elaine Ficarra

Kamiseta Perspectives Episode 05 - Keesa Ocampo & Elaine Ficarra

Listen to Episode 05 Here! This week’s guests are the very fun and affable Keesa Ocampo & Elaine Ficarra of the award-winning travel-reality series "Discovering Routes". Keesa is the executive producer of the show and Elaine is one of the cast members. Keesa and Elaine share their travel experiences from their tour around the Philippines and hidden gems explored throughout the show.

“Discovering Routes” is an original series that follows people to their lands of ancestry in search of adventure. The digital series won in the Online Short and Original Content categories at the 2018 Cablefax Digital & Tech Awards in New York on March 6th. 

New episodes are released every Thursday at 5pm PT on DiscoveringRoutes.com
Kamiseta Perspectives Episode 04 - Edgar Orozco | Colombia

Kamiseta Perspectives Episode 04 - Edgar Orozco | Colombia

Listen to Episode 04 Here! Edgar is the son of a Colombian father and Mexican mother. On this episode, Edgar shares stories of his ancestral/cultural exploration from a recent trip to Colombia (3:00); Mexican food vs. Colombian food (18:35); The similarities between American Hip Hop trap music and Latino reggaeton (23:30); His suggested travel activities and destinations in Mexico & Colombia (28:24); The cultural significance of Dia de Los Muertos (33:55).
Kamiseta Perspectives Episode 03 - Ria Benitez

Kamiseta Perspectives Episode 03 - Ria Benitez

Listen to Episode 03 Here!  This week’s guest is the delightful Ria Benitez of Manhattan - New York City, a Filipina immigrant who speaks five languages. On this week’s episode, Ria shares some of her secret late-night New York eats, the nuances of expression in multiple languages, experiences of returning to the Philippines since immigrating and why in her eyes New York City isn’t the USA.