Posted in January 2011


Today is my last day on the job. Yes, I know what you’re thinking “You’ve only been back a few days” … “You haven’t worked there for that long” … “What are you going to write about!” There are several contributing factors amounting to my resignation, some of which include; enrolling in a Masters degree, … Continue reading

What is ‘Merry Christmas’ in Mandarin?

Beijing airport is the most overwhelming structure iv ever flown into! The building’s roof runs as far as the eye can see, and the fact that we flew in late at night meant that there were not many others occupying its expansive floor plan. This place was impressive, shiny, clean and brand spanking new. After … Continue reading

Suiting-up…Japanese style.

I hope everyone had a great Christmas and a fantastic new years! I myself spent the holiday season snowboarding in Hakuba, Japan and indulging in duck pancakes in Beijing. We had an excellent time away and experienced everything that both Japan and China had to offer. We arrived in Tokyo and were greeted with icy … Continue reading