Day 3: Fancy Pants

Interesting information: more privilidged citizens live in the hills, in fancy apartments or flats. Members of the lower classes live weather worn, aging high rises in the city. Some wealthy people live in city, but in the classy districts. See …

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Day 3: The Run

i went running again this morning. I woke up and it was drizzling. I figure that it would stop by the time I went out, and I was correct. About 15 minutes into my run, it randomly started pouring buckets! …

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Day 2: Sabbath

Today was Sabbath for Adventust Christians. I am not Adventist, but my mother and her family is. In the picture, you can view my mother chastising my gram. Apparently my gram likes to complain and be cruel to her maid. …

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Day 2: Construction

Fun fact: all construction is still done with bamboo terraces for support. It’s really strange to see the workers climb around like monkeys in the structures. It’s super cool! They are so skilled and they make it look so easy! …

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Day 2: Breakfast

Hey all! Breakfast here is pretty normal! We drink chocolate milk, and eat eggs and toast. But the jam is so much different! It’s coconut jam! And it’s delicious. It’s better than fruit jams in the U.S.  Although breakfast is …

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Day 1: The Subway

Today, my mom and I took the subway to visit my grandmother at HKAC. We were transferring from the Island line (blue) to the Tseung Kwan O line (purple) and we got separated. The subway is very crowded and people …

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Day 1

We have arrived! My mom and I landed in HKG airport at 8:12 p.m. local time. This is the view from my uncle’s flat in HKAC. The view is beautiful and on sunny mornings, people an be spotted surfing. More …

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