Trying to Stay in Shape

‘Wake up with determination. Go to bed with satisfaction.’ -? It’s been a while since my last post but I literally haven’t done anything exciting. However, I have realized that whenever I travel, my diet seems to consist of oily/fried/sugary foods that mess up my skin and my body. Over the years, I’ve come up … Continue reading Trying to Stay in Shape

A Side Trip to Suzhou

“We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment.” Hilaire Belloc The next of my adventures in China happens to be in Suzhou, a half hour train ride from Shanghai. It was the perfect opportunity for a day trip and the train system in China made it very convenient. As I mentioned before, I was … Continue reading A Side Trip to Suzhou

A Day in Shanghai

“Not all those who wander are lost.” -J. R. R. Tolkien The above travel quote may be the most stereotypical one ever, but this accurately described my situation in Shanghai. So the day after my ordeal with my flight and finding my airbnb, I decided to take it easy. I wandered out of my airbnb … Continue reading A Day in Shanghai

Learning New Languages

Ciao! Hello friends, I have been busy these last couple days trying to learn Italian. You may think that me learning this language is kind of random, and let me just tell you that it is. I was just sitting at home bored these last couple of days, and looking for something to do. I … Continue reading Learning New Languages

A Crazy Day

“The trouble with travelling back later on is that you can never repeat the same experience.” -Michael Palin Wow, these past couple of days have been crazy busy for me. I ended last week by flying to Shanghai. What should have been a 2 hour flight turned into a 5 hour nightmare. I flew to … Continue reading A Crazy Day