EnglishGirlInChina: Food

Over the years, thanks to the media and things I’d seen online, I had built up an idea in my mind about China. Before we moved here I was convinced that I knew exactly what it would be like from the people, the culture, even the food. Except for a…

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Drug Lords & Rain. So Much Rain.

Hi, friends! Happy Sunday. I hope you’re all having a great weekend ☺️ If you follow me on Instagram you’ll know that I’m working on a “mini series” for my blog about all things China 🇨🇳. I’m going to be posting topic by topic on subjects like food, Chinese culture…

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The Rollercoaster Of Doom

First of all, how is it September already? Seriously, it was only just January. Why does time seem to go so fast once you’re an adult? Secondly, hello. Thanks for coming back to my blog ☺️ here is a virtual high five, just for you. Guangdong – the province we live…

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Typhoons & Boxing 

Today feels like a very British Sunday. For the second time this week Guangzhou has been in the path of a typhoon; first Hato and now Pakhar (though Hato was much worse, if you hadn’t seen it on the news go ahead and Google it). The sky has been a…

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I'm Back! 

Today’s blog is coming to you live (but not really once I post this) from China Southern flight CZ338. I’ve been in Seoul for around 38 hours and now heading back to Guangzhou. Quite a nice way to break up the week!  I realize I haven’t written on my blog…

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