New Zealanders = passive

Why are New Zealanders so passive? I very much agree with this sentiment after travelling around with several other cultures and nationalities. We really just don’t give a shit for the sake of keeping the commotion down.

Camden Markets, London

Today I went along to Camden Markets with the Canadian friends of Megan with whom I also attended Oktoberfest (blog post about that to come). One can pretty safely assume from the density of pedestrians and Northern Line tube usage on Saturday that it is a popular day for almost everyone to go to Camden […]

Switzerland, a cultural summary

Switzerland has been an interesting cultural learning experience. For a country of scenary similar to New Zealand, it unfortunately is nothing much like it. As the Meisters and I have figured out – almost nothing is the same. It really is hard to think of something that the two places share. Everything is so regiment […]

Flatting in the UK…

So who would’ve thought that getting a place to live (one of those small things called a human right) would be so hard to do? Apparently this letting agency, Ludlow Thompson, is making it their mission for it to be as hard as possible. Two weeks ago we tried to get them to start the […]