Monthly Archives: September 2012

Museums + Temples…what real tourists do.

Today, a group of us had a class field trip to the famous Museum of History and some three temples dispersed around Hong Kong. I don’t have much to say, so I’ll let the pictures do the talking. These were … Continue reading

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Sunday Rice

I don’t know if it’s a ‘thing” in Nigeria, or just my home, but ever since I can remember, rice has been a fixed dish on our Sunday lunch menu. White rice with stew or curry sauce, fried rice, jollof … Continue reading

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Crossroads Foundation

Yesterday, a small group of us in my study abroad program volunteered at a non-profit organisation,¬†Crossroads Foundation. I was completely blown away by what this organization does and what it stands for. Below is their mission statement: “Crossroads Foundation is … Continue reading

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Martial Arts! Btw, I apologize for the crappy photo in advance.

So I woke up still drunk this morning (my first time ever, never again) after a crazy night and completely forgot I had signed up for a martial arts class today. Luckily enough, I didn’t think to wear sandals or … Continue reading

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Kitchen Dangers + First Cooked Meal

Until last night, I hadn’t cooked a proper meal in the kitchen in my apartment. Not counting instant noodles or eggs, of course. I’d been eating out most dinners and I decided it was time to quit the laziness, go … Continue reading

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Temple Street!

A bunch of us went to the busy Temple street tonight. We walked through the street markets and were lured by traders to look through the wide variety of items in their stalls. This place reminded me so much of … Continue reading

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Harbour City

After frolicking around in way-too-expensive stores, my roommate and I did some sightseeing and touristy stuff in the famous Tsim Sha Tsui (TST). Right outside Harbour City mall were loads of statues of some popular Japanese character that I had … Continue reading

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FNO Hong Kong!

I was SO pleased to attend Fashion’s Night Out, HK yesterday. Although I wasn’t able to stay to meet all the celebrities whom I may or may not have been able to identify, (Darn you, classes!) I had an amazing … Continue reading

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Kwai Fong

Last night I did some shopping in Kwai Fong with some friends. We walked out of the KF (Can I call it KF?) station and right in front of us were two large malls: a high-class expensive mall with all … Continue reading

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Originally posted on CNN Political Ticker:
(CNN) — In his remarks at the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday, former President Bill Clinton offered a spirited defense of President Barack Obama and officially entered his name into nomination for reelection. “In…

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