Our main activity for the day was to head to the German-Australian town of Hahndorf. We headed out at around midday, after having spent some time at home throughout the morning. However, before we got to Hahndorf, there was one key errand that I had to run. Instead of heading to Hahndorf directly, instead we… Continue reading South Australia Trip: Day 8-9 – Hahndorf and the Footy
It was time to head down into the centre of the Adelaide and show Jacqueline my old stomping grounds. First, though, we went by Lobethal to head to the local bakery with my grandmother. We grabbed some breads and cakes and Nana had herself a latte, chatting about our time up in the Barossa. From… Continue reading South Australia Trip: Day 6-7 – Adelaide CBD
Jacqueline was really looking forward to the day ahead. It was the best day of our trip in Adelaide to visit the Gorge Wildlife Park. Here, we would get to experience the uniqueness of the Australian fauna. It was only a short drive away from home, so we went there around the middle of the… Continue reading South Australia Trip: Day 3-5 – Gorge Wildlife Park and Barossa Valley
Our flight from Hong Kong landed into Adelaide early in the morning. Fortunately, as the only plane landing so early in the morning, processing through immigration and customs was rather expedient and straightforward. Despite the early hour, we were thankful that Indy was there to pick us up and drive us to our home in… Continue reading South Australia Trip: Day 1-2 – Swimming Trials and Victor Harbor
We woke up to find yet another hot and humid day in the city of Hong Kong. Jacqueline suggested that we get out of the bustling city centre and head to the relative seclusion of the rainforests at Ngong Ping. We walked from our hotel to the Hung Hom railway station to catch a train… Continue reading Hong Kong Trip: Days 3-4 – Ngong Ping and Nan Lian
We landed in Hong Kong in the mid-morning on our British Airways flight from London. We navigated our way out of the airport and onto the airport express train that took us in to Kowloon, in the centre of the Hong Kong city. We had help booking a hotel from Jacqueline’s mother’s friends in Tsim… Continue reading Hong Kong Trip: Days 1-2 – Cantonese Food and the Jockey Club
It was time for the last week in Cambridge for a while. At the end of the week, Jacqueline and I were to head to Australia via Hong Kong to visit my grandmother and sister while my parents are away. At work, I spent the week trying to turn my plots into a moving image.… Continue reading Week 92: Preparing for Departure!