Canberra: A Colonists Dystopia?

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Canberra is the purpose built administrative capital of Australia; established in 1913 to combat the fierce rivalry between Sydney and Melbourne to become the new nation’s capital. The city is situated inland, half way between the two cultural powerhouses and … Continued

Songs to Sleep to

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In the last three months we have clocked up the mileage on boats, buses, trains, tuk-tuks and motos. We have travelled on sleeper buses and trains overnight, twelve hour buses over border crossings, and even a private air conditioned taxi … Continued

Volunteering With An NGO In Cambodia

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In 2010 Sian spent a month volunteering at New Futures Organisation in Takeo Cambodia (more about that here). Since then the organisation has been through some dramatic changes, including the unexpected death of one of the directors, however it is … Continued