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The Big Apple

May 24, 2015 / by

"Living in New York City is like dating a comedian: fun while it lasts, but when it's over, man, is it over." I came across this quote the other day and it took me a split second to realize that...

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The Other Side of Exchange

November 22, 2014 / by

One April morning last year, the pink Sony VAIO that I had been using for just a little over a year decided to die on me. Desperate to finally switch to a MacBook and terribly strapped for cash, I...

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The Perks and Downsides of Travelling Solo

July 31, 2014 / by

Wandering alone in a foreign country may seem like a dream - after travelling to Vancouver without company, I’ve brought back a basket of thoughts towards travelling solo. So here are the joys and...

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J-Treatment?

July 31, 2014 / by

To compliment the “hKUDOS goes travelling” theme, I have decided to write about my short trip to Japan after my two month-long internship in New York. Originally, nothing struck me as being...

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Stranger In A Strange Land: Turkish Delights

July 11, 2014 / by

As the plane touched down I found myself being disappointed at the place’s un-exotic-ness. My eyes squirmed at the sunlight; the sun felt different here, brighter, warmer but also more piercing...

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The Truth Behind the Wanderlust Phenomenon

April 02, 2014 / by

Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, says Mark Twain. Not all those who wander are lost, says Tolkien. Date a girl/boy who travels, they say. These are just some of many the...

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