Monthly Archives: July 2008

Brief Encounters

We had a very brief visitor yesterday, a girl called Fanny, who was on a course with Julie when she was in London. She is Chinese and lives in Shanghai and stopped by on her way back to the USA. … Continue reading

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A Strange Day

Yesterday was a bit of an odd day really, after a quiet morning waking up we intended to go out in the afternoon, first to get the SatNav maps updated (the cityscape changes at a heavy pace) and then on … Continue reading

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In the Wet

After mentioning to folk  that the weather was improving I realise I should have kept my mouth shut, its teeming down again today. We just had a quite dark day and when it lifted a little we had a stroll … Continue reading

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A Civilised City.

Over the last few days or so we have noticed an perceptible increase in the number of police officers adorning the streets of this fair city. Today on our bus ride to the Electronics street I noticed that they were … Continue reading

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Rain slowly going, eventually

After 4 days of heavy rain with a few breaks its now starting to clear up a little now. We had a trip to the local cinema in the MixC centre here in town, it’s basically a shopping mall with … Continue reading

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