Zhujiajiao – The Venice of Shanghai

This post will mainly be photographs as I wanted to show off a bit of my photography. I have been taking my camera out a lot more lately and I am loving some of the moments I capture.Zhujiajiao is known…

My First Visit to Disneyland!

Being my first time to Disneyland, my excitement levels were very high. After an hours journey to get there, I was jumping up and down with happiness to just see the word Disneyland.We had arrived and got our tickets ready…

Chinese Marriage Markets

It surprised me, when I asked around, the amount of people who had heard of the famous Chinese Marriage Markets. To be honest, though, I only heard about them from my sister last year and then did some research into…

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…

Central Perk – Shanghai Style

A few days ago before this day I was doing some digging into finding some of the ‘hidden treasures’ in and around Shanghai. Because Shanghai is so big and has a bit of culture everywhere, we were bound to make…

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…

6 Must-Have APPs Whilst Living in China

I use the majority of these APPs on a day-to-day basis. Many of them are also needed for the Chinese as they are used for commercial uses as well as personal.VPNTo access the social media apps you have back home…

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,…


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