7 Days: Hangzhou-Xitang-Shanghai

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Everyone in China always goes “Su-Hang, Su-Hang,” meaning Suzhou and Hangzhou and it’s become habit for people to visit these two Yangtze River or “Jiangnan” cities together. This time however, my sister and I opted to go from Hangzhou to … Read More

Peking: Restaurants and Cafes

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Okay, this post took longer than expected because I’ve started on GRE and had summer classes. Without further ado, here are some recommendations for food in Beijing to get you all settled in. It’s Anna approved if that means anything.

Yonsei: accommodations

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Here is a short overview with oh my gosh…pictures of Yonsei international student accommodations. First thing to note is that this post does not include the newly built dorms which are now open for application for the upcoming semester. All … Read More

Yonsei: Food Recommendations and Shopping

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Korea is food heaven: every city and every district has its specialties. While studying abroad, you’ll rarely eat at the same restaurant twice-not because it’s bad, but because there’s just so much to try. In this post, I will try … Read More

The Cambridge Experience

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This is a long overdue post on my experience and ending conclusions on the Pembroke-King’s Programme summer school with the University of Cambridge and UCEAP. Here, I’ll give an outline of my opinion of the structure, academics, and other experiences … Read More

Week 7: When did it get so cold?

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Following our trend of not having any luck with meeting celebrities, we missed seeing Krystal this week right outside school because we had an even greater mission…shopping and eating. Just kidding, it was actually our split second decisions that made … Read More

Adventures: Osaka

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Osaka was so nice, we are seriously considering moving there. The flat we Airbnb’d in was #goals. First and foremost, the food there was simply amazing. It’s no wonder that Osaka is also known as the “nation’s kitchen” (天下の台所 tenka no daidokoro). … Read More

Guide to Visiting Cambridge

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When you get to Cambridge (most likely from London, and mostly likely by train), there’s going to be tons of taxis waiting for you to hop on or even the giant double-decker bus ready to gather unknowing tourists into its … Read More

Week 7: The Countdown Begins

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No not the New Year’s countdown but the countdown to the end of the program. I just came back from taking a hundred pictures of the sunset across the King’s College lawn after almost rolling down the stairs in Bodley’s … Read More

Week 6: The Most Exercising I’ve Done in my Entire Life in a Day

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There’s only two more weeks left in the program and it hit me as I was walking into the King’s College Gatehouse late at night. Looking up at the intricate gatehouse…I sorta teared up (wow so emotional). I’m going to … Read More

Week 5: New Classes and Exploring

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The second module has started and its the beginning of the last leg of the program. Time passed really quickly. Anyhow, here’s a catalogue of my thoughts on my new class and some trial and error things I’ve been exploring … Read More

Arrival and Week 1

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My first week at the University of Cambridge has passed and it was busy busy busy. I’m definitely still trying to pace my work out and adjusting to the workload but so far so good! After an exciting and fast-paced week, … Read More

QUICK GUIDE: A Taste of Everything in Vancouver

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Vancouver’s food scene has everything. The West, the East and everything in between meets here in this multicultural city, and the food definitely reflects it. Food here is fresh and you can definitely taste that people put a lot of … Read More

QUICK GUIDE: Lost in Paris

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When you go to a foreign city, even armed with Google Maps or TripAdvisor, you’re going to get lost…and after a while, you’ll probably become hungry. That’s what happened to me. So here are some recommendations to restaurants in random … Read More

Gallery Grid

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Gallery Slider

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