Browsing All posts tagged under »poor«

Christmas at a Miri favela

December 29, 2009

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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

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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

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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 […]