Barcelona La Sagrada Familia

December 22, 2014

Top of my list of places to visit in Barcelona is the Sagrada Familia. This iconic structure in the heart of Barcelona is a must see for anybody who has a love of architecture and human creativity. It’s one of the most stunning buildings I have ever seen and when finished will be quite simply breath taking. Barcelona is famous for it’s architecture particularly by Antoni Gaudí. Gaudi’s work can be seen…


New Zealand 1 – Australia 0

April 19, 2013

This week New Zealand became the first country in the Asia-Pacific region to achieve equal marriage. With 13 countries now recognising marriage equality, Australia long thought of as a modern progressive nation is lagging sorely behind. I admit that my own views on equal marriage have changed over time. Originally I didn’t really have an opinion either way. I didn’t think I needed to have my relationships validated by anyone….


Ding dong the witch is dead!

April 9, 2013

The recent death of Margaret Thatcher and the dialogue that has been flying around social media since has caught my attention. For those of you who don’t know who Margaret Thatcher is I suggest you do a quick google search. But this post is not about her it is about us and our reaction to these kinds of events. You don’t have to look far on Facebook to find posts…