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Since the advanced Chinese class is only on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, on our days off we try to decide on some part of the city to explore. Tuesday was our first day out - we started off taking a short taxi ride to the nearest subway station, Wudaokou, and from there taking three trains over … Continue reading Adventures in Beijing…
When you're traveling, don't ever let an opportunity pass you by! Today we went to Lantau to see the Giant Buddha, and afterward my uncle decided we should explore the town. I am so glad we did, it was such a cute little place! And then, spontaneously, my uncle bought us all tickets for a … Continue reading For the Love of Spontaneity
Hi, I’m Jackie! I will be sharing my 12 weeks at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China with all of you Today is actually my second day in Hong Kong (Kowloon to be exact). I’m here with my mom, visiting her big sister. Lucky for me I have a whole week’s headstart to make my internal … Continue reading Getting a headstart