review: china southern airlines connecting trip

Last September 7-8, 2015, I had the chance to fly using China Southern Airlines. It was my first time to travel by connecting flight. Manila (Philippines) to Guangzhou (China), Guangzhou to Nanjing (China). My trip totalled 15 hours, 2:35 hours from Manila to Guangzhou etd 7:10pm & 2:35 hours Guangzhou to Nanjing etd 8:25am. I…

thoughts: awkward interview questions in China

Recently, I have had the privilege to be interviewed by some relatively small private Chinese company for a position in sales and marketing. It was my first time to be interviewed by a Chinese in China, no less. We had the interview in English. I don’t know if there were many things just lost in…

things not to do when going on a trip in china

During the Chinese New Year of 2016, I had the chance to be invited (or rather, to be tagged along) to a humble Chinese home in Jinzhong, Shanxi. 1 month from the intended date, train tickets from Nanjing to Taiyuan were sold out! We had to pass by another city to finally reach Taiyuan. A…

travel: nostalgic about kuala lumpur, malaysia

I went to KL for an internship last May 2014. It was my first time travelling abroad by myself and I was more excited than I was scared. 10 awesome things I miss about KL: 1. The infrastructure 2. The architecture 3. The places of worship Sneak Peek into the National Museum! 4. The clean streets (even with…