Monthly Round-Up: September Travel Diary

September was another month of crazy highs and disappointing lows. We started off flying out from Shanghai to the capital of the Sichuan province, Chengdu. This was a pretty big turning point in how I viewed China; while I never hated the place like many people do, I also didn’t expect the locals to be […]

Secrets Abroad: 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Hong Kong

Hong Kong City

Secrets Abroad is an ongoing series that explores the hidden sides of cultures from around the world. Check out previous editions here. Hong Kong is one of the most distinctive cities in Asia, and possibly the entire world. It’s a place where Eastern and Western influences stitch together seamlessly. Snippets of English and Cantonese flow […]