Archive for the 'Travelling' Category

Travelling & meeting ‘the natives’

Saturday, October 22nd, 2005

I have to admit I enjoy travelling. This year so far I’ve been to Finland, Estonia, Italy, Galiza, Germany, Czech R., Hungary and Bulgaria. In my opinion, being able to meet some native people when you travel is one of the most important things if you really want to know that place, if you want [...]

Trip to Cuba. Prologue: Cuba in the Human Development Report from United Nations

Monday, October 3rd, 2005 / es /

During the summer 2004 I took part in a solidarity brigade organized by Sodepaz and Cubasolar for a month in Cuba. My main motivation comes from the fact that I’ve been interested in this country for a long time and I thought the information that arrives to my country about Cuba is quite subjective. I [...]

Rittergut experience

Saturday, August 27th, 2005 / català /

I’ve taken part in this workcamp from SCI during the past three weeks. I would say ‘the Rittergut’ is an organization whose pillars are ecology, democratic thinking&acting and pacifism. Apart from organizing a workcamp they have camps for children and sort of provide job placements for long-term unemployed people. Regarding the work we were offered [...]