Cuban Billboards & Random Propaganda Signs

Unlike any other country in the world, billboards in Cuba do not actually try to sell you any products (probably because a. there are no products, and b. no one could afford them anyway). Instead billboards in Cuba consist of catchy slogans and generally a graphic of Che (occasionally Fidel) reminding people of their history, … Continue reading Cuban Billboards & Random Propaganda Signs

Cultural Event Part 1: Tour of Parliament and the Beehive

Last weekend after brunch at the Backbencher, a gastropub across the from the Beehive, friends and I headed over to take the tour through New Zealand’s parliamentary buildings. The Beehive is the common name for the Executive Wing of the New Zealand Parliament Buildings, located at the corner of Molesworth Street and Lambton Quay, Wellington. … Continue reading Cultural Event Part 1: Tour of Parliament and the Beehive