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

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Alnwick I: Market History and Treehouse Mystery

Warmer weather and the post-exam lack of stress make a magic combination for day trips. As a southerner but keen...

World Cup Final Preview: Who Can Achieve the Predictable

The World Cup Final matchup is, for the third time in history, Germany v. Argentina. With a very ‘predictable’ knockout...

So there we have it.

I’ve been blogging for a few years: it’s a surprise even for myself that I’ve continued (even with some alarmingly...

Supporting England: the Prototypical Tragedy

The Good News: England was not eliminated through another excruciating round of penalty failures. The Bad News: We didn’t even...

To Lindisfarne- Through the Sea

Lindisfarne (or Holy Island, but the Saxon(?) name is way cooler) is a small tidal island off the Northumberland coast,...

Thoughts on the World Cup: the England and Japan Squads

Sorry for the exam-imposed hiatus in the past weeks. As the next exams is in a while, it’s time for...

What if MTR station names are translated literally? 地名意譯的港鐵圖

As somebody who loves the railways, my interest immediately extends to railway maps. It’s quite common to mess around with...

Thunder at Heat: Night of Redemption for Brooks

Thunder at Heat: Night of Redemption for Brooks

(Originally Published in Welcome to Loud City) On Wednesday night, the Thunder sans Russell Westbrook went to Miami and blew...

Thomas Hitzlsperger: Hammering the Football Taboo

(Originally published in the Palatinate: http://www.palatinate.org.uk/?p=44490) We have always been told that homosexuality is a taboo within professional sports, and...

Vincent Tan: Businessman, NOT Arch-Villain

(The Original English version for the previous article. For filing purposes, and also to pretend that I have written more...

Second Year, First Term: chilly thought of adulthood

Another generic snap of our most photographed site As it always seems to be, my time at Durham has once...

Tokyo Old and New

What do you think of when you hear about Japan? Perhaps the most technologically advanced country in the world, Japan...

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