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HK: Status Update

Random tidbit, the WiFi in Hall 10 and 11 is terrible. I had to move to the common room to upload the pictures I took in Vietnam for my previous post. Also today marks the end of my first two months in Hong Kong. Yay me! Earlier this week, I finally got my hair dyed. ...

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HK: Visiting Vietnam

Last week I went to Da Nang, Vietnam with some friends and I had the time of my life. Vietnam is the first country that I have been to since studying at City University of Hong Kong where I have no idea what to expect. To begin with, flying HK Express is everything I expected ...

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HK: Classes at CityU

It is week 5 of classes here at the City University of Hong Kong. Unlike the mid-term crunch I would be feeling if I was at Drexel this term, the atmosphere here is quite chill. I am currently taking 12 credits which consist of two Computer Science classes and two general electives. All my classes ...

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HK: A Guide to Flying ✈

Hi guys! Last week I was in Taipei, Taiwan so it’s been a while since I last posted. This post will be about my experience with booking flights and traveling from Hong Kong so far. As I mentioned earlier, my friends and I went to Taiwan last Thursday and we stayed for 4 days. The airline we ...

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HK: Some Dim Sum Please

One of the best things about Hong Kong is the dim sum. The food here is really cheap and delicious. It’s my fourth week in Hong Kong and I’ve already been to several dim sum places. In my opinion, there are three locations that you should try if you ever visit. The first place is One ...

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HK: Chinese New Year Like a Total Tourist

Chinese New Year was this Saturday and we had a week off so we celebrated it the most tourist-y ways possible. One of the major events was the Flower Market. There are two main locations, Mongkok and Causeway Bay. I only went to the Mongkok one and it was crazy. It was located in Fa Hui Park and ...

HK: Living on Campus

So only after three weeks of living in the student residence, I feel like I’ve been here for months. There are eleven halls total and they’re numbered from one to eleven. Halls 1, 2 and 3 are the oldest while the newer ones are Hall 10 and 11 which were only built 3 years ago. ...

HK: Orientation at City University of Hong Kong

Hi everyone! My name is Tiffany Wong. I am studying abroad at City University of Hong Kong during the winter term and I’ve been here for a week and a half now. This post is going to be a recap of what happened last week during orientation. I arrived in Hong Kong a day before ...