Monthly Archives: March 2008

Shanghai Rendez-Vous

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In the spirit of big surprises, it was only fair to jet into Shanghai to see Anke & Lars off before they head back to Germany to pop a sprog. So, an entirely self-indulgent choice for an expensive weekend that was worth every penny to […]

Hot Crossed Buns

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Inexcusable behaviour by ‘fake’ flat eric and the Easter chicken Here I am, sitting in Hong Kong airport eating a hot crossed buns(two, if I am being truthful) for the first time in four years. Partof the collateral damage of living abroad is losing connections […]

Taipei Institute of History and Philology

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Our teacher, Austin, arranged a school trip for us today to visit the catchily-titled Taiwan Museum of the Institute of History and Philology. The name might not be world-class, but the exhibits certainly are, and they have a very nicely designed exhibition space. I was […]