When the US Presidential election season began, it was all a bit of a joke. As a spectator, an immigrant, a non-voter, watching this media spectacle from the front row, it all seemed a bit laughable. But then the primaries rumbled on, Brexit happened, and someone that we had all seen as joke candidate began to gain steam. But this couldn’t happen, could it? And then it did, Donald Trump became the Republican nominee for President. Suddenly, the joke wasn’t funny anymore. It became more of a horror story, you watch through your fingers, too scared to look properly, but […]
Once you’re settled in your new home and have gotten to grips with the new surroundings, found the bank, the nearest store and so on, it’s time to venture further afield. If like me, you don’t drive, or don’t own a car, you need to venture onto public transport. With so many services on the peninsula, this can be hard to get your head around.