Sometimes it takes editing on your laptop for fifteen hours straight to really appreciate the magnitude of the year you’ve just had. In the space of 2 minutes and 52 seconds… read more

 

Hamsa Mansour: The Egyptian Cyclist Showing How it’s Done

Twenty nine-year-old Hamsa Mansour is many things: athlete, adventurer, aspiring documentarian and storyteller – and come 2019, she might just be the first Egyptian woman to solo cycle the entirety of Egypt… read more

 

 

 

Grey Skies, London Highs

Where does one begin to describe London? After the last six months, I have learnt that you should never nurse expectations when experiencing a new place… read more

 

I don’t know what it is about these Egyptian megastructures that puts them on a tier above the rest. Maybe it’s the fact that they are the last surviving wonder of the world… read more

 

Park Güell: Gaudí’s Barcelona Dreamscape

Park Güell is a park in the Barna neighbourhood of La Salut, designed in the early 20th century by Catalan modernist architect Antoní Gaudí. It is composed of gardens and naturalistic architecture, and was declared… read more

 

The Bucket List: Riad Yasmine

Whilst the entirety of this world is on my list, anyone who knows me will be able to tell you that the one place I long to travel to – like no other – is Morocco… read more

 

 

“There is an admirable fact about the psychology of France: she knows no half measures, loathsome or sublime, she forges the thought and the beauty…” watch here

 

Dunedin

Dunedin holds a special place in my heart. Selected footage from recent local adventures include… watch here

 

Cairo

“Egypt is a great place for contrasts: splendid things gleam in the dust…” watch here

 

 

 

A year ago — well, a year and one month, to be exact — I told myself that enough was enough. I had been flirting with the idea of… read more

 

In Defence of Cultural Appropriation

Cultural appropriation is defined as when “people from a dominant culture take cultural elements from a marginalised group without knowing or caring about… read more

 

 

 

Starfish Café: Your Sunday Morning Fix

Having lived in this city in southern New Zealand my whole life, I think it is fair to say that I have done the café rounds… read more