It’s traditional in the UK to look back at the year as we approach New Year. Newspaper columns and TV […]
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Coughs, sneezes and mosquitoes: Are we serious about improving the public’s health?
The first thing I noticed when I got off the train in West Kowloon Station late at night was a […]
Day 60: Good Morning, Vietnam!
What else would I have titled my first post in Vietnam? Even if it is about the overnight journey here. […]
Day 59: Last Day in China
It’s my last day in China and though I have a three month visa, I’m moving on after only a […]
Around the world in 80 cakes: Month 2
My cake eating resolve remains undiminished. However, as previously highlighted… even with afternoon tea EVERY week, I won’t manage the […]
Day 58: Don’t go chasing waterfalls
So where was I going today? I was taking a four hour bus ride to Detian Waterfalls, which are on […]
Day 57: Surprising Nanning
After having a few difficulties with tour companies, I did think that I might have made a mistake in coming […]
Day 57: Did Santa Claus bring back my ticket? Leaving Nanning
It’s October and I am currently in China so there should be no chance of hearing Christmas songs early, should […]
Day 56: Lost Tickets?
I arrived at my hotel through the centre of Nanning having made a very easy Metro ride to the nearest […]
Day 56: Last stop on the China trip
I love it when the trains here include the destinations written in English so that I can try to work […]