Monthly Archives: August 2012
I’m going to be volunteering at an English Language Mentoring Centre at the City University campus. I am really excited to be doing this, and got even more so when I walked into the program’s lounge/office yesterday. Sometimes I take … Continue reading
So I was in that huge mall again doing a little grocery shopping at a store called ‘Taste’ when I came across a little treat that may just get me through my nostalgic days here. It’s funny how I had … Continue reading
I did some exploring on my own today. I didn’t leave my room till about 2:30pm, and because all the food I have consists of a limited stash of plantain chips, I was incredibly hungry by the time I decided … Continue reading
I had my first meal at the Garden Cafe right on the City University campus. Unfortunately I was too hungry to pause and take a photo of what I ordered before guzzling it down. Trust me, I was ravenous. Funny … Continue reading
I found it really funny that the public transportation card in England is called The Oyster and the one here is The Octopus. What’s with the fishy business?
I’ll be living in a serviced apartment not too far from this sign for the next 4 months. But apparently, taxi drivers are not too familiar with the name and street of my building. A City University of Hong Kong … Continue reading