A World Away from the Mainland! March 9th 2012 As the title states, Hong Kong couldn’t be more different than the rest of mainland China. The purpose of my visit there was to get my visa application for working in the country finalised, and such was only there for two days. I have to say I was devastated when I left; I even thought about hitting the internet and looking for jobs so I could stay. Don’t get me wrong, mainland China is a grea ... read more
Asia » Hong Kong » Hong Kong Island » Wan Chai 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
I'm from Dundee in Scotland and have recently finished working in China - teaching English. Absolutely loved the job to bits. The kids were so cute and always put a smile on my face when they came running into the school.
I lived in China for an entire year, and I managed to see quite a lot of the country while I was there.
I will be moving to Indonesia in the very near future, and I definitely plan on travelling around the world's largest archipelago as much as I can - so I will be continuing to blog my adventures and hope you all enjoy reading about them :) ... full info