Lessons in Hoian

The older I get the quieter I become. Captions become more condensed and I say much more using fewer words. Speaking has become a physically tiring act, so I have decided to only speak when I wish to. I used to speak for the sake of filling silence, draining myself so others could feel more comfortable knowing […]

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Vietnam (VIỆT NAM) Backpacking

Chào bạn from Hanoi! Currently sitting on the top bunk in my hostel room, bed #5. Awakened by the sound of the bustling city, mopeds and trunks galore, I finally decide to write about this city that already holds a place in my heart. 

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The Summer Palace(颐和园)

A trip to “the largest royal park in Beijing”. One of the things I promised myself I’d do during my time here(China) would be to contact my good friend Lu, whom I shared a university flat with back in my 1st year of university (she was an exchange student), my trusty friend Lu.

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A spontaneous trip to the Temple of Heaven(天坛)

Finally managed to reap the benefits of my university student card, 15¥ for an entry ticket?! We strolled around with our backpacks and carefree minds, baby (my Nikon) hang on my shoulder as conversation flowed. Sat at a café with the bitter cold kissing our cheeks, we sipped our smoothies then headed on home.. nonchalantly walking, hands in […]

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