Blog of Justin Cheuk, home to writing on London, Hong Kong, Studying Abroad, Trains and Travels.

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The (Not Particularly) White Cliffs of Dover

With the end of the Easter holiday fast approaching (Seriously, where has the free time gone?), it’s about time to...

Slow-Cooked Chicken and Red Wine Casserole(?)

Due to the end-of-term shenanigans (otherwise known as ‘I AM NOT GOING TO DO ANYTHING!!’); this article had taken a...

Farmhouse Stew/Soup?!

Farmhouse Stew/Soup?!

Carrying on from last week’s post on food (because, again, who doesn’t like food): this week I’ve made something quite...

Dinner of the Week: Mediterranean Roast Chicken

Dinner of the Week: Mediterranean Roast Chicken

It has (eventually) occurred to me that, people like food and they also like food posts. At the start of...

Clash of Imaginations Reloaded: Hong Kong Through Google Images

We have all used Google image search. Whether we are looking for a school project or a computer wallpaper, you...

The Desolate Emptiness of Aftermath (Conflict, Time, Photography – Tate Modern)

January 2015. Tate Modern. In a building that merely thirty years ago housed a functioning power station, it is perhaps...

National Railway Museum, York

My cousin came across about twelve time zones to visit this Christmas: tis time to document a little about our...

Another Term, Another Year

December 16th, 2014. It’s December already? Time does fly. It has become almost customary for me to write something after...

Introduction to the Chinese ‘Dialects’ (2): Language or Not?

(Sorry, it’s been a while for this next update; finalist year is taking its toll.) Allow us to return to...

Introduction to the Chinese “Dialects” (1) Cantonese v. Mandarin

‘Do you speak Chinese?’ ‘Do you speak Mandarin or Cantonese?’ In the years I have spent living in the UK,...

Boarding House Kids Know: School Food

Boarding House Kids Know: School Food

(Durham) Freshers: it’s been a month with college food. What’s that been? There’s a good chance that your answer can...

20 Signs that You Have Been Away from Hong Kong for Far Too Long

Buzzfeed style! For my banana friends. p.s. While I’ve put ‘Hong Kong’ here, you can pretty much replace that with...

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