Some words to explain (or excuse) the author behind this domain.


My name is Manuel González. I am originally from Galiza (/ɡaˈliθɐ/), in the north-west of Spain. I am a Software Engineer, and I like to work with backend technologies. 🌍

If you want to see some code I have written, you can visit my GitHub account or check my profile. 💻

On the interwebs, I go by magandrez (my full name rehashed), spavi or spav.

If you want to contact me, please, do send me an email: manuel[at] and if you care about privacy, my GPG fingerprint is 431D 296B 4ED4 F7DC 61D6 EEEB 0C72 166F 8754 1FE1. ✉️

Portrait of myself

Me and my shadow

When I am not coding or walking with my dog Aarre, I can be seen taking photos on the streets of Helsinki (Finland), where I live. 📷

Welcome to my house! Enter freely. Go safely, and leave something of the happiness you bring.

Bram Stoker

EDIT Dec 8, 2019: Use built-in shortcut for <figure>.

EDIT Aug 7, 2021: Remove Instagram references.