Bliss in a Hotel

INTERCONTINENTAL HOTEL, HONG KONG (SAR) – I had only been to Hong Kong once before and was not expecting to go this particular week. It was late September, just after we had finished all the things required of us for the new semester, but work never became less stressful. There was always something coming up,…

Victoria Peak, Hong Kong

HONG KONG, HONG KONG (SAR) – I ended up stranded, completely without identification and near penniless the first time I ventured across the border from China into Hong Kong. After an afternoon running around the city trying to figure out a way to survive the three days I would be stuck there (which included an…