Browsing All posts tagged under »poor«

Christmas at a Miri favela

December 29, 2009


We went to a slightly poor kampong for christmas carolling. It has been a while since been to such place. Its me of my kampong… Here are some photos of our short walking around Some observations I made: 1. there could be happiness / laughter on the kids’ faces even without much sophiscated toys. 2. […]

a photolook at poverty at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

January 12, 2009


Nope. Dun get me wrong! I’m no longer at Brazil! Was browsing some old archives, and saw some interesting photos. One of them is this. The truth is : in Rio de Janeiro, there are lots of people sleeping on the street, or at walkways, or at doors of office buildings. At late evening/night, when […]

faces of Rocinha

July 16, 2008


Went for a tour into Rochina (the favela which I mentioned in earlier post) last Sunday with wenwei & her friends from Malaysia. The guide mentioned mentioned the favela is controlled by drug trafficker, thus it’s quite safe. Down inside, I’m hoping to see someone carrying a riffle/gun. Aihseh… tak nampak. Its an extremely eye-opening […]