Category Archive: Travel

Travel liveblog: Mamallapuram and Puducherry

Travel liveblog: Mamallapuram and Puducherry

It’s probably a tad intellectually dishonest to call this a liveblog since it’s not really live in any sense other than I’m still on the …

 

Travel liveblog: a real Indian wedding!

Travel liveblog: a real Indian wedding!

So, in what might be my first chronologically-relevant post since I used to write matchday liveblogs for a Real Madrid fansite, I bring you some …

 

Adventures Past: Hong Kong

Adventures Past: Hong Kong

Here’s yet another city I can picture myself living in… Hong Kong is a dirty, crowded place where people don’t seem to care much for …

 

Adventures Past: Madrid

Adventures Past: Madrid

In lieu of any recent travels (though I am going for a 4-week jaunt to India and Singapore starting Sunday), I’ve decided to post some …

 

Hmmm, seems Chinglish isn’t limited to China…

Hmmm, seems Chinglish isn’t limited to China…

Hello world! It’s great to be back on air again. It’s been too long since my last post, and I don’t have any …

 

Kao ya, oh yeah!

Kao ya, oh yeah!

I know the last post I wrote regarding food was interesting at best, and downright gross at worst. Well, dear reader, have no fear …

 

One Walked Around The Bird’s Nest

One Walked Around The Bird’s Nest

I don’t know about you, but I definitely remember watching the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing. From my home at that time of London. …

 

Scorpions, silkworms, and starfish… Oh my!

Scorpions, silkworms, and starfish… Oh my!

I think it goes without saying that, for most people, the first thing you think of when you think of China or Chinese culture is …

 

5 of 10,000 – Climbing and camping at the Great Wall

5 of 10,000 – Climbing and camping at the Great Wall

Most people who come to visit Beijing will make a trip to see the Great Wall. You probably spend an hour there, and climb …

 

A lot of doing… something?

A lot of doing… something?

Ok, at long last, here’s the sequel to my first post about the volunteering trip to Henan. If you haven’t read about the splendour …