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Dearest Potato, Chinese Banks Led Me Down the Rabbit Hole

This was going to be a lovely and mushy letter about how much I loved our Christmas together in the Philippines and how much I miss you and Mom now that you’ve gone back to the States, but, you know, we can always do that later, because the point of these letters is to talk about what it’s like to live in China (for the most part) because you cannot be here with me. 5,084 more words

A golden business for Portugal

Portuguese people like to use proverbs to express themselves. They can always find one that fits to the situation. And there is a widely used one nowadays. 1,591 more words

Economic Crisis

PHILIPPINES – All Foreign Nationals with ACRs to Report to Immigration in Person Before 1 March 2015

1 March 2015 is the deadline for foreign nationals in the Philippines to report in person to the immigration authorities, to avoid being noted down as undocumented aliens. 31 more words


residence permit!

It’s happening- we’re getting our residence permits (fingers crossed they aren’t denied). It’s been almost 5 months we have been living in Shanghai and right before Christmas, Vu’s application for his Z visa was processed. 444 more words


2 Months in England

I’ve been in London for 7 weeks now. Those who are close to me know how difficult my life has been since I got here. The main problem being that there was an error on my visa that prevented me from working right away (and unlike China, they do things properly here). 579 more words

Life In London

About a guy

Sorry for the long hiatus. During my first two months of living in Doha I had a routine of updating my blog every weekend on Saturday. 665 more words