Life Update || Travelling Again in Two Weeks

Time to freak out slightly.- Semester 1 ends in a weeks time.- I start travelling again in 2 weeks time.- Still yet to book one more flight.- Have to start thinking about packing.- Need to get my life together.So in…

Experiencing my First Chinese Massage

A few weeks ago me and my friend decided to get a massage to get rid of some of those tight muscles and relax for a bit before our work load gets more and more! Tilly had already been to…

Christmas in Shanghai

Shanghai Christmas will never compare to Christmas back home. However, a few friends and I have made the most of keeping ourselves in the Christmas spirit by travelling around Shanghai to find Christmas markets, shops, events, parties and more. Even…

Exploring All of Shanghai

Thought I would create a post mainly showing photos that I have taken from my adventures around Shanghai so far. I will keep updating it as the year goes on.There are some famous and well known places and some unknowns…

Why I’m not Flying Back Home in the Holidays

Through the months of January and February, we have our CNY (Chinese New Year) break which consists of a glorious 6-week holiday. This is our only big holiday so we deserve it after a hard, long and quite painful first…

Life Lately || Buying a Bike and Getting a Job

Bit of an overdue post as it’s all oldish news but there’s been a few funny incidents since so thought I’d share them with you all.My third week of lectures I finally gave in and bought a bike. I had been…

City Trip with the University

Remember those school trips you would go on in primary and secondary school and you would get all excited because you’re going away from campus and exploring something new. Yeah, this is how I felt today. We were taking a…

Crazy Cheap in China

People who have never been to China do not realise how incredibly cheap it is. With the exception of accommodation and flights to China, once you are here then you can live quite easily on a small budget. By small,…

40 Minutes Late to our Reservation

After a good three days being bed bound after a horrible illness I caught, I was eager to get out into the fresh (well Shanghai fresh) air and get a nice dinner along the Bund. Me and two friends booked…


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