Well. I hadn’t envisioned writing this last blog post on an evening train from London to Sheffield, powered by nothing other than Irn Brun and my intense hatred of the British rail system, but sometimes events take things out of

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Perth, WA: The One Where I Play Tour Guide


Much like in my first semester, the weeks prior to my study break were enlivened by the arrival of visitors from back home. This time it came in the form of a family visit, though slightly staggered as my Mum

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Last semester I finished my ‘exchange life’ at HKU(The Hong Kong University). And I cannot believe how quickly the time has gone.I still remember the first first day when I have arrived at HKU. Following that, I joined some welcome parties

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Perth, WA: The One Where I Do a Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen Impression


Returning to Australia presented a few different challenges to when I first moved in July 2016. Most people know what they’re in for when they return to uni from break, but for me there was one significant change. Having spent

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Perth, WA: The One Where I Go Home, and Then Get Out Of My Depth


There will be people who tell you that going on a year abroad is nothing more than a six-month/year long holiday. I would refute that allegation, but this blog entry is not going to back me up on this. I

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Back to normal


So I’m finally back at Southampton, had my first lecture back today and it feels like I almost never left. Thought I’d update you on what I’ve been doing the past month. Because in Canada their first semester exams are

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