Blog Archives for tag Experience

Yuanyang: Duoyishu, Laohuzui, and Bada

I could probably fill a book with the amount of pictures I took of the sunrise and two sunsets we… Continue reading »

May/June Update

The weather in Shanghai recently has made me believe that yes, the world is finally coming to an end. Friends… Continue reading »

Sleeper Train

3 weeks ago, my flatmate O. and I went on a trip through Yunnan. In line with the “we’re students… Continue reading »


I know, I know, I’m terrible. I know you must be thinking “what’s the point of even following this blog… Continue reading »

Happy New Year

Over the past 2 weeks I’ve completely and utterly ignored my blog. Horrible. I know. My excuse? Well, I actually… Continue reading »

100 Days of China

It’s official: I have now lived and studied in Shanghai for 100 days. It’s amazing how fast the time has… Continue reading »

50 Days of China

51 days ago, I got on a plane at Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam, with a heavy suitcase and an excited grin… Continue reading »

Local Market

My flatmate is a brilliant cook. I admit, my awe of other people’s cooking-abilities is influenced by my complete lack… Continue reading »

Chickens Feet

Lunchtime in Shanghai. My Swiss flatmate and I wandered around our little local neighborhood before being ushered into a ‘restaurant’… Continue reading »

Nǐ Hǎo Ruì nà!

I guess I shouldn’t have been surprised that having a Chinese name is mandatory at my university. I mean, foreigners… Continue reading »