I just didn't expect that to be the case in a country that's often portrayed as sunny and fun. In fact, I've never seen the same deep-seated and openly acceptable sexist attitudes that exist in Australia anywhere else – including The Middle East.In Dubai, I saw women in burkhas and abiyas everywhere I looked, but I also saw those women at work in managerial positions, and I never once heard any of them referred to as an ‘uptight bitch’, a ‘bossy cow’ or them being told they needed ‘a good seeing to' if they dared to stand up to overtly sexist behaviour at work.After long hours of research I received some information (a forwarded email!
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For single men and women on remote farms or in tiny villages, ‘Bachelor and Spinster’ balls offer a better chance of finding love than dating apps like Tinder.
It's not often that you get an opportunity to live and work in one of the oldest rainforests in the world. not only that you'll be right next to the beach too! I have been working as a Travel Agent in the Backpacker industry for a while now, and travelled the length and breadth of Australia, I have noticed some things that visitors to our country really shou...
For me, as a foreigner in Australia, one thing I definitely had to see before going back to Europe is the unique Australian Outback.
Still, I'm not sure quite why I was so surprised, given that I've never felt more aware of my gender than I have since moving to Australia from the UK three years ago.
Having grown up watching the laid-back, open-minded characters in I expected this 'New World’ to be more forward-thinking and relaxed than stuffy old Britain.
Australia has been a top tourist destination for quite s...
After our cultural observations of Spanish men, a run-in with a French curling team, and an encounter with a gorgeous silver fox, Fiona left Barcelona to go back to Edinburgh, and I took the worst overnight train ever down to Granada on my own, where I had the luck to meet an Australian.
I honestly can’t think of many countries in the world that haven’t been represented by at least one of my students in the past. I get South American Guys wanting Eastern European Women.