Island living on Cheung Chau

Cheung Chau, Hong Kong SAR – March 2019 Early this year I was in Hong Kong with my parents for a few days and we wanted to get out of the city for a bit. My dad suggested we take a boat to Cheung Chau. It was about a 40 minute ride on the ferryContinue reading “Island living on Cheung Chau”

Pintxos in Paradise: Summertime in San Sebastián

Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain – June 2018 In the summer of last year, I went on a road trip with some friends from Paris to Barcelona. We drove down after a few nights in Bordeaux, stopped over in the French sea resort town of Biarritz, then crossed the border into Spain, arriving in San Sebastián. ThisContinue reading “Pintxos in Paradise: Summertime in San Sebastián”

Pulpo and prayers in Santiago de Compostela

Santiago de Compostela, Spain – November 2013 The year I sat my written and clinical physician exams was a particularly taxing one, as anyone who has prepared for them will no doubt know. Thankfully I passed them, and as both respite and reward, I booked a trip to Spain and Portugal, beginning in Madrid andContinue reading “Pulpo and prayers in Santiago de Compostela”