Category Archives: Travel

Merry Caturday

As you read this, I’ll be flying somewhere over Russia or Mongolia on my way back home to London for my first Christmas since 2011 (last year I went back in July for the London Olympics). So it’s time again … Continue reading

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Los Angeles

Sorry for the interruption. Server issues meant the blog was down for a few days although I’m sure nobody noticed! So where was I? After Vegas the next stop was Los Angeles where the sun always shines. It’s been 35 … Continue reading

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Beautiful Bali

Apologies for the silence. I’m currently in the Indonesian island of Bali for a work related conference and it’s been non-stop meetings, networking, eating and of course, drinking.   I spent was only here on the neighboring island of Lombok … Continue reading

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Oh China, Why Can’t You Be More Like Singapore

I’m back in Singapore once again after a break of 2 years and I have to say, even more than usual, it’s great to escape from Shanghai. Two years ago, there was no bird flu worry about and pollution was … Continue reading

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Oops, I Did It Again

Greetings readers, and sorry for the long silence (again). Lots to share, very little time to do so. I’m about to leave for the airport to spend the tomb sweeping festival holiday (Qing Ming) in Hong Kong as Mrs WoAi … Continue reading

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Luxurious Lombok

And so here’s the much awaited part two! After working hard for 3 days to get my SCUBA (self contained underwater breathing apparatus) certification, I needed to begin the rest and relaxation section of my 7 day vacation. You’re not … Continue reading

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WoAi’s Indonesian Adventure

Okay so I’ve finally found some time to post about my recent new year break. After two miserable years of being stuck at home for new year, I was determined to make a break for warmer shores to remind myself … Continue reading

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WoAi Is (Almost) Back

Apologies for the long silence. I’m actually on a remote Indonesian island (no, not Bali) having a much needed (and much deserved) week long escape from Shanghai’s cold, polluted winter and understandably, updating the blog hasn’t been a priority. However, … Continue reading

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Space, The Final Frontier

Lack of personal space – it’s a common complaint of foreigners in China, and a valid one. I was waiting for my flight back from Beijing the other day and chose a quiet part of the airport to sit and … Continue reading

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WoAi Thailand

I just got back from a short trip to Bangkok for a client meeting. The meeting was on Friday so since I was there anyway, I decided to stay for the weekend after my meeting was over and enjoy some … Continue reading

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