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The marriage between culture and ego.

Culture:

“The ideas, customs, and social behaviour of a particular people or society”

Ego:

“A person’s sense of self-esteem or self-importance”

Without getting all ‘I think therefore I am’ about this I feel it is true that I can’t actually know what and who I am without context,  in isolation. 1,447 more words

Australia

A Thanksgiving toast

“So what is Thanksgiving exactly? I mean, what’s the story?”
Ryan, a young, curious, rambunctious Australian, couldn’t resist asking the question to Americans he was sharing a meal with in Peru on the first night of a four-day trek through the Andes to Machu Picchu. 605 more words

Australians

Deadly Australians Mosquitoes


It’s estimated that more than half of all the people who’ve ever lived have died as the result of a mosquito bite. This video provides real food for thought! 7 more words

The Travelling Hangover

For years men have explored far and wide in search of the perfect hangover cure. Many of us have spent hours lying around in agony, assured that wallowing in our own suffering is all we can do. 405 more words

Travel

The Lost Boys

In Neverland – never to grow old
never to marry that sweetheart
never to have children and grandchildren
nor watch hair thin and grey.

Full of derring-do – more dash than discipline… 315 more words

Grief

Bring Tony Abbott back...yep...I said it...

I’ve kept quiet about politics for a little while, as the thought about it and the subsequent question marks I raise about suitability, electability, usefulness and just downright helpfulness irk me and leave me shaking with confusion and frustration. 741 more words

Australia

Bogan Rehab

As I gear up for my next adventure, I’ve been taking the time to reflect on my last six months in good old Far North Queensland. 949 more words

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