Lion’s Rock sunrise hike

Two weeks ago I went on a sunrise hike! I climbed Lion’s Rock at 4am with a group of amazing exchange students. After a challenging 3 hour hike we arrived at Lion Rock’s peak. It was too foggy to notice

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Choosing electives and attending lectures at CUHK

Lectures and tutorials flew-by during the first month. In October I went to Seoul, Korea for a long weekend. It was such an eye-opening experience – Seoul is a fast-paced city, much like London, and the food was incredible! For

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My first month in Hong Kong

Day 1 Please see my previous blog post to find out about my first day in Hong Kong. Day 2 On my second day in Hong Kong I slept in and woke up at 2:30pm (jet lag!). My room-mate and

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My first day in Hong Kong

I’m in Hong Kong SAR! That abbreviation stands for ‘Special Administrative Region’; I learned this interesting fact during my preparations for the year abroad. I arrived in Hong Kong, via a 15 hour flight from London Heathrow Airport. I received

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University of Western Ontario: 4

December was primarily writing exams and doing finals. Due to the strange way of doing exams here on Saturdays and Sundays I was saying goodbye as early as December 6th, starting with people at church. As I reflected on my

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