Category Archive: Interests

尋訪香港和英國的同名街道

香港和英國同名的街道到底有多少呢?除了名字以外,這些街道又有沒有其他相似之處呢?不出意料的,同名街道有很多,而同名的因由,有些來自同樣的字根來源,又有些只是機會使然。我和網上找了好幾條有意思的同名街道,為大家提供點「啊原來如此」的瞬間吧~

Interview with the BBC!

Firstly, Apologies for the short hiatus in the recent week. Chinese New Year was a factor, and when your parents are in town, sometimes the schedule and the priorities change. Usual service should… Continue reading

Chinese New Year is Just Like Christmas, But Better

Just like Christmas (and Thanksgiving), Chinese New Year is a major homecoming event. However, CNY is better because it is also New Year: with parades and fireworks all rolled into one giant festival.

唔食 雞脾雞翼的英國人

英國人可說是以上的相反:明知就是超市冰櫃的貨色,但還是會在中餐館點薯條的大有人在。縱然名聲「遠近馳名」英國菜其實沒有這麼不堪,而且近年英國各地新餐廳可謂像雨後春筍般湧現,但部份英國人可仍是十分固執只吃焗豆多士,就連已基本成為英國菜的咖哩也不要,到那裡旅行也會自帶焗豆罐頭…

Monopoly – Durham Student Edition!

Where nostalgia for Durham meets January procrastination. Monopoly board for Durham Students, along with Chance and Community Chest!

倫敦新興Brixton Market:美食萬花筒

五年以後,Brixton已成為了倫敦新興的潮流波希米亞的地段,但還不太為國際遊客所熟知-遊記就由這裡開始吧!

Justin’s London (I): Brixton Market

Running up the stairs from the underground ticket hall nothing too much seemed to have changed. Despite my middle of a weekday arrival, the street remains bustling as always and perhaps even more so for David Bowie’s recent passing. The regular fixtures on the high street remain, so was the crowd by the bus shelter that seems to continuously refill with new passengers emerging from the underground. That feeling of familiarity from a few years ago did give me a sense of warming in my heart

HONG KONG MONOPOLY (Updates!)

在被廣傳的圖片上提出過要為這副大富翁寫幾張機會和公益福利咭。既然作了承諾,那總要交貨的

英國睇電視要攞牌?唔攞要坐監?

香港的電視我再沒有多看,但據聞「一潭死水」是個恰當的形容。不過退一萬步說,香港的電視還最少有一個好處:免費。在英國,看電視是要申請牌照的… 而且不申請的後果…居然是監禁? 這不是能否cut有線的問題,而是看最基本頻道也要領牌的。

現代香港大富翁・平均呎價版

換上2015年價格的香港大富翁,又會是什麼樣子的呢?按照2007年版的大富翁地段而設計,再改三改四的結果;不變的是樓價。