EP. 02, CELESTINA and ALEJANDRO SAAVEDRA LACOMBE
In Episode 2 we speak to mother and son duo Celestina and Alejandro Saavedra Lacombe about music, culture and the connection they maintain with their native Barranquilla by delving into their Caribbean roots.
Alejandro Saavedra Lacombe
Alejandro is a Barranquilla born climber with a passion for perreo living in so-called Australia.
Celestina Saavedra Lacombe
Celestina is Colombian-born with a strong connection to her Afro-Caribbean roots living in Sydney since 2007. She visits her hometown Barranquilla as often as she can. In between trips, she channels homesickness in her kitchen sharing her culture with friends and family through food and music. Celestina holds a MSc in Electrical Engineering and currently works as a Project Manager in the Astronomy industry.