All Posts based in China

August 21, 2017

Shenyang Week

For most of my daytime in Shenyang, I worked on graphics illustrating medical equipment, made presentations and stuff. While this was fun, it didn't leave as much space to explore the city. Nevertheless, I tried to use the time I had to the fullest. Here's what I saw: Read more

August 9, 2017

Shenyang Surprise

I had a week-long placement in the capital city of Liaoning province, and while I looked forward to this, I didn't really know what to expect. It turned out great! Read more

July 27, 2017

30 hours in Suzhou

For the first time since I arrived in Shanghai, I got two days with nothing scheduled. What to do? Sit at home? Um..or visit an enchanting city where I've never been before, where I don't know anyone, with nothing but a tiny backpack? Now we are talking.  Read more

July 14, 2017


At the beginning of July, I spent three nights in Nanjing – Chinese former capital city with a rich history and vibrant present. While I had some scheduled events to attend, it left me plenty of space to do some sightseeing. Read more

June 22, 2017

Purposely Lost

Whenever I am in a new city, I like to get into its downtown area and just wander around. Not having any specific route or a goal is an excellent way to get easily excited, practice orientation skills, and to get to know the place a bit. Here in Shanghai, I did the same - this is how it went: Read more