The Nostalgic Vagabond and Ulises Santamaria met at breakfast in a quirky little hostel in Budapest in October 2019. They formed an immediate connection while meandering among the historic city sights, enjoying pleasant conversation about travel, life, people and art.
Allan was keen to touch base with Ulises at his home in Mexico, Zooming across the Atlantic during the uncertain days of the coronavirus pandemic. In conversation, they reflect on their brief stay in Hungary and ponder what effects past travel have had on their lives and how present and future travel may influence their lives and their art forms.
Their discussions went deep on photography as an art form, particularly travel photography.
The conversation was so engrossing that it went overtime and is split across two episodes... This is part one--