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Lesson #90 – The beginning of the ending [10 chapters of J & C’s Working Holiday Textbook]

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Lesson #88 – It is ok to talk to strangers. Sometimes…

Growing up in an environment that tells you not to talk to strangers, makes you typically snobbish, rude, and unfriendly in the cosmopolitan world of london. But one thing you slowly learn, is that it is really ok to talk … Continue reading

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Lesson #78 – Xmas and New Year ‘Do’s and ‘Don’t’s in London

Xmas in London is totally unlike back home. It is a a time where the whole of the city jus takes a break. Literally. New Years celebrations include many countdown parties as usual and fireworks displays all over. A friend … Continue reading

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Lesson #74 – What Good is it to learn another’s culture, and not your own?

Fresh thoughts out of 2 very good, thought provoking ¬†films, caught at the Singapore film festival in London: Once again, I am reminded about how much I don’t know about my own home. Once again, I wonder why I can … Continue reading

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Lesson #68 – How to Dress for a Rainy day in London

Part 1 – The Importance of a Hood Yes we know that umbrellas are the most handy shelters for walking in the rain. But so is anything with a hood! especially for the type of rain here in london, one … Continue reading

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Did you know? That Bata was founded in the Czech Republic?

An old logo most of us from home grew up with. Our chalk white canvas school shoes were originally a European brand that started off making mass produced military shoes for the army in world war 1? !!!? Guess I … Continue reading

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Lesson #59 – Oyster reminders

yes. we all know what the oyster card is. but what’s the best way to utilise that card? sure it saves you money on those exorbitantly priced single trip tickets. but it also offers a range of complicated travel payment … Continue reading

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