July 23, 2012

Fresh off the boat

After sleeping on floors, buses, trains and couches the passed eight months I’ve finally arrived in London, settled and started a job at Picture Production Company.

I had traveled overland from Beijing to London, and arrived feeling slightly delirious. Originally planned back in 2010 to be a two week trip in China, my friend Alex and I decided we should just quit our jobs, buy one-way tickets to Beijing and go on an open-ended adventure. Now, since we’re both still away from home, it’s one that hasn’t quite ended.

I’ve now developed a gut, and a few self-defaming stories. I guess I can sleep upright and be patient enough to travel 40 hours by bus – skills that will rarely come in handy. What I do have is some awesome memories and shared some great times.

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