Guangzhou VS Hong Kong

Hong Kong & China.  You only need to turn on the news recently to see the names of these two countries pop up. It got me thinking about how I’d compare the 2 now that I’ve lived in each. This is 100% not political, just a reflection of my time in…

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That Time It Rained In Xi’an

Xi’an had been on my list of places to visit in China since we arrived, so when we were thinking of booking a weekend trip to somewhere new it was the first city that came to my mind. As the capital of Shaanxi province, Xi’an is not only home to…

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The New Normal

Hello from the other siiiiiiide ✌🏼 My blog is so shiny and new, it’s very exciting. Do you like it? I was finally able to sort everything, or rather the wonderful people at Site Ground were (because I am terrible with technology), and although it looks as if the changes…

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Mini China

Happy Hump Day 🐪 If you read my last post you’ll know that a few weeks ago we spent a weekend in Shenzhen; a city 1 1/2 hours from Guangzhou and the one we pass through to get across to Hong Kong. Our main reason for the trip was to…

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Travelers & New Friends

Happy Sunday everyone ✌🏼 Are you having a great weekend?! I hope so! Something I used to struggle with when we first moved to Guangzhou was that we would go about our daily lives without spotting another Westerner. I hated that we stuck out so much. A BIG contrast to…

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