Having arrived in Australia 3 days ago, I've had a chance to have a quick look around. First of all, my jet lag is non-existent! But I slept for pretty much the whole journey which made it easy! My first stop was (still is) Cairns, in Queensland. I came here because of the weather mainly, … Continue reading Oz – My First Few Days
The past year has been an enlightening one. I've learnt so much in the past few months than I have ever in my life, about the positions of people and the lives they live due to uncontrollable factors. Like, their sex, their race, their sexual orientation, the list goes on. Something that I never considered … Continue reading What is Privilege?!
The past few days have been cold! If you live in London you know that we don’t usually experience this kind of cold weather. When you walk by a homeless person, try practising a little empathy. Many times, I walk down a road, and think ah it’s freezing, cannot wait to get home and get … Continue reading Helping the Homeless
Chicago was by far my favourite place. Seattle was very close, (see my Seattle post) but I fell in love with Chicago the minute I got there. I stayed in the area of Wicker Park and found this really cool and quite a hipster area. I was here on the last week of September, yet … Continue reading Chicago