Tag Archives: Nostalgia

First Week

I still remember my first day in China, it was September 1st 2007. I’d landed into a hot, humid, hectic jumble of a city; Beijing. I had just begun what was to be a year of volunteering in a town … Continue reading

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Guts and Bai Jiu

On my year out as a voluntary English teacher a fellow Brit and I were sent to the back and beyond of China. We couldn’t even pronounce the name of the region, let alone point out on a map. The … Continue reading

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Christmas Away From England

Although I’ll be heading home for Christmas this year I have spent 3 Christmases in various parts of China, and I can safely say that it’s a very different experience than being back home. Anybody who lives in the UK … Continue reading

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