It was early December when red envelopes pop up shops started popping up around Mongkok area. Right after Christmas was over, Fuk Wa Street where you usually buy decorations for every occasion, changed from Santa Claus and Christmas trees to red decorations and oranges. This year, CNY is coming early and so the preparations started … Continue reading Red envelopes craze, i.e. Chinese New Year
Over the holidays and New Year's first day, Social Media keeps flooding you with people being happy with their previous year, showing off their best moments of 2018. Then a wave of happy partying people photos come. New Year's Resolutions made public. It seems like everyone's 2018 was amazing, but they still wish for a … Continue reading How will year 2019 treat me?
This year's Christmas turned out to be quite an international holidays for me. As I started working in Swedish company this year, I got to enjoy a Swedish style Christmas as well. 1: Polish Christmas In Poland, Christmas starts on 24th of December with Christmas Eve dinner. It all starts when you see the first … Continue reading Poland, Hong Kong and… Sweden – my Christmas experience.
One year and a half in Hong Kong and I think I can say that I experiences all season there are. Spring that is warm like summer in Poland, summer that's hot and humid like nowhere else, windy and dry autumn and cool, but not cold enough winter. At first I would do what most … Continue reading Hong Kong people’s “weather confusion”.
Some people love exploring new places, they would rather risk something that keep their everyday the same, but for me, I love making my places mine. Although I am an introvert in every possible way, I enjoy being recognised in my favourite restaurants and cafes. Even a simple thing like going to supermarket get so … Continue reading The power of everyday habits.