I can’t believe how quickly 2015 has come and gone. It’s already 2016- I’ve been living in HK for over a year! There are still so many things I have left to do before my time in HK comes to an end, the most important thing is obviously to finish my PhD and graduate! Before… Continue reading 2015 in Review
I would love to tell you that PhD’s are easy and you just have to do your research, publish lots of papers and BAM, next thing you know you’re a distinguished professor in the top University. Unfortunately (as I have so recently discovered) this is most definitely not the case. I never thought it would… Continue reading It’s been an uphill struggle, but I’ve got my hiking boots on.
I’d like to think that I’m usually a positive person, however sometimes I too get bad days. What’s weird is that even on a ‘bad day’, there is no particular reason why it is as such, there hasn’t been something that happened to me that’s made me have a bad day.. but even so, I want to crawl into my bed with some “I’m angry at the whole world” music, shut the world out and have a good ol’ cry.
This week has been a whirlwind of illness. As the weather seems to be getting cooler here in HK, lots of people are getting ill and unfortunately, I am one such victim. It doesn’t help that the boyfriend was also ill the week before so whilst I probably got it myself from the change in… Continue reading Sniffles, sore throat and a sprain.
Hong Kong is one of the busiest places I have ever been to and it’s a place I absolutely love for the night life. It’s a non-stop city, always bustling, full of people and there is always this amazing buzzing atmosphere no matter what time of the day it is. If anything, I think it… Continue reading HK needs more than 24 hours!