Heading to Hong Kong December 9th 2010 After what seems like too long, I decided to take a trip to Hong Kong. Having a four and a half day weekend made it an easy choice. A friend and I caught the bus out of Peizheng at 1230pm, bought tickets for the 145 bus to Hong Kong, and inhaled our 15 RMB McDonald's lunches while we waited to leave Huadu. The trip was much faster than I anticipated, as we reached the border by 4pm and got to o ... read more
Asia » Hong Kong Occupied by the UK in 1841, Hong Kong was formally ceded by China the following year; various adjacent lands were added later in the 19th century. Pursuant to an agreement signed by China and the UK on 19 December 1984, Hong Kong became the Hong Kong... ... read more
After years of aimlessly plugging away 9 to 5, and having people continuously ask me what I really want to do with my life (while offering some good and not so good suggestions), I've taken a bold step in this adventure called life, and I'm teaching English in Asia. I started out in Shenzhen, China, moved on to Guangzhou, and now I'm in Bangkok, Thailand. I also travel around Asia and enjoy sharing those stories as well.
This is not an undertaking for just anyone, as my friends assure me. I documented the ups and downs of my preparations and now my actual experi... full info