I have a friend from California - and that's her expression every time she is seeing something fancy. Having been in Singapore for a week, yes I can now use this term, too! Flying from Vietnam to Singapore takes 3.5 hours. Come, join me and let's experience the other side of life from the Hua… Continue reading “You’re so Gucci, Singapore”
I had a chance to participate in a public school in Germany back in 2013. We handled the 4TH Level English Class. Here is the observation I have made while inside a German classroom, one of the highest education system in the world. The English speaking German Teacher has arranged the classroom into a… Continue reading A day in a German classroom
Congratulations to just married Dat and Dhuong! My favourite Vietnamese' coupleVietnam, August 2015 In Vietnam and mostly in Southeast Asia, people prefer to marry at the young age of 21-25. Anyway, I will just share my marriage and elevator story, happened in Hai Phong City, Vietnam. One night from teaching university students, I was at… Continue reading Marriage and The Elevator – Why are you asking??
Why Hai Phong? People always asks me this very intriguing question. I'll answer them back "Why Not?", then they will start to laugh. I admit that other cities like Da Nang, Hanoi and Saigon sounds more interesting but I personally chose Hai Phong to live, teach and to start a new life, yet until now, I… Continue reading My six months and forever (Why I love Hai Phong)
Vietnam, August 2015 "Em Oi" is what you call to a person (younger than you) in Vietnam. I haven't realised this since Ive had this shameful story of mine. I was living in a budget hotel in Hai Phong City (Quan Nam Hotel, I guess the only quality hotel where the staffs… Continue reading For my “Em Oi”
So, you want to teach English in Hai Phong? Yes, you are in the right track! Lots of fun, adventures and new experiences are waiting for you here! Lovely students, spicy foods, backpackers, beaches and so on! Living in HP is more likely an ideal way of escaping the stressful world of cities… Continue reading English Centers Reviewed (Hai Phong City, Vietnam)
Alone. Aching. A heart breaking. From the letters unsent, from the love untold Thy hands hold my heart, forever longing My love encompasses thee hundredfold Thy love is fickle A minute there, then forever; nowhere. Mine's heart is brittle Shattered glass, none left to spare My heart, my love, shall I never hand… Continue reading The Letters Unsent
December 2013, my first flight away from my country. Alone with a very low budget, I applied for my TEFL online course (Teaching English as Foreign Language) and by God’s amazing grace, I got a full scholarship from a Christian Foundation in Chiang Rai, Thailand (www.penniesforpapafoundation.blogspot.com). Little did I know, this step will change my… Continue reading Thailand, My First Story
Prayers and wishes - Fly through an incense Yet the Obvious is neglected One's sacrifice is never known.
All day Hearts cold and grey Withered asters are nowhere blooming Alas! One must create their own sunshine.