As residents go about their daily rituals and tourists bask on warm beaches, there is a group of people who are unable to fit into either of these categories. They are forgotten and deserted; lost souls who sought asylum only to find more plight.
Almost everyone has heard about the new Arcade Hotel dedicated to gamers in Amsterdam. So the real question is: who has actually been? The UKVibe.TV Team, including me, were given the opportunity to not only stay at the hotel but also meet and interview Daniel Salmanovich - the founder.
Prison as the primary form of punishment is relatively new. A few decades after the American colonists declared independence from Great Britain, the first prison, Eastern State Penitentiary, emerged in America. Prisons came about amidst a period of dramatic political and social change.
As the Republican and Democratic conventions took over our TV screens this summer, the discomfort I felt in my gut grew unbearable. So much is at stake in any presidential election, but this year is different.