Miles away, worlds apart is the reality of many. The truth is you can be 1 mile, 2 miles, 1000 miles or even neighbours with an individual and yet the life that you live is worlds apart from each other. This is something that I am learning is true universally.
One thing that I have learnt through my travelling over the years is the distinct differences and how obvious the poverty is in other countries. There is a very clear line between the posh, and the poor. People living in boxes or broken down buildings, to people living in beautiful homes. There is even a chance that they could be neighbours. [Read more…]