Thoughts on eurocentrism

Why do we see the world the way we do? How do we even see it? Do we have a broad understand of our world or are we just narrowing it down to a quite egocentric perspective? This question can be easily answered by watching the news. By seeing what is talked about in Europe … Continue reading Thoughts on eurocentrism

“Colombia – more than drugs & cocaine!”

Interview with Eric from Colombia   Which country do you consider to be your country? That´s a difficult question, if you are asking for a specific country. Because I think the experiences I have in living abroad in another country are also part of my life. So for me it´s difficult to say I am … Continue reading “Colombia – more than drugs & cocaine!”

“All Turkish ride Camels?”

Interview with Sue from Istanbul, Turkey Which country do you consider to be your country? Can I choose countries all over the world? Sure! I don´t know – the world is so big. I have too many countries that I have never visited before. But from the one I have I would choose Costa Rica. … Continue reading “All Turkish ride Camels?”

“Poland is not Russia!”

Interview with Anita from Poland   Which country would you consider to be your country? I think that Spain is my country. I feel better in Spain than in Poland. Because of the people, because of the weather and the sun. I really love it. When I walk I love the smell of coffee in … Continue reading “Poland is not Russia!”

“We´re all fat and have guns?”

Interview with Britney from the USA Which country would you consider to be your country? My country is definitely the United States of America. I was born and raised there and even though I have travelled to many countries now I still feel unfairly the sense of nationality there, because it was just what I … Continue reading “We´re all fat and have guns?”

“What? You have a computer?”

Interview with a girl from Tunisia Which country do you consider to be your country? Actually, I can´t respond to that directly because I consider both, Tunisia and Turkey, to be my countries. I was born in Tunisia, but I lived in Turkey for two years and I know their culture very well. People would … Continue reading “What? You have a computer?”

“The political situation in Russia is just sad”

Interview with a Russian Girl Which country would you consider to be your country? Well, I haven´t been to too many countries to define it, but I was born in Russia, yes. And I like my country, I like the culture, I like the people and many things that I remember from my childhood. But, … Continue reading “The political situation in Russia is just sad”