Hong Kong is often considered to be a city full of skyscrapers, shops and people, but after our last trip we realized that this is not the complete truth. Huge parts of Hong Kong actually consists of national parks, nature and hiking trails. Everyday we were stunned by the incredible nature and the amazing views […]
Planning a trip to Hong Kong can be really challenging since there is so much to do. As a first-time visitor you will surely be overwhelmed with things to do and deciding what you want to do can be a difficult task. In this article we have listed the 12 best things to do in […]
We had more or less no expectations for Macau before we went there. We hadn’t heard a lot about it and we couldn’t find a lot of travel guides for it. Since we were close (only a one hour boat ride from Hong Kong), we figured we could check it out. So, we packed up […]
Hong Kong just gets better and better, except for the food issue, that just keeps getting worse. We’ve now spent 5 days in Hong Kong and we love the place. If it hadn’t been for the problem with finding vegetarian food, I’d say this place is close to perfect. Hong Kong has everything; night life, […]
Yes, so we’re in Hong Kong now. The flight went really smooth, we slept basically the whole time (except for when they were handing out food of course), which helped us avoid most of the jet lag. When we landed it was 7am ish in Hong Kong and midnight in Sweden. Since we had slept […]
If you’re going to Shanghai and feel like doing some good, then you need to read this post about why you should volunteer with Stepping Stones in China. During my exchange semester in Shanghai last year, I spent two days every week on teaching English to migrant children in Shanghai. Even though I went to […]
Knowing some useful Mandarin Chinese phrases while traveling in China will definitely simplify your time in there. Therefore, I have put together this guide to present you with some common Mandarin Chinese phrases that might come in handy while touristing in China.
Last year I spent 3 months in China, studying Chinese in Shanghai at Fudan University. This was one of the best experiences I have had so far. In this article I will give you tips and information I wish I had gotten before I moved to Shanghai to study at Fudan.