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Travelogues and Musings by Nandra Galang Anissa

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September 4, 2017

Where I’ve Been and Where To Go

I guess my worst fear has happened since I started this blog: I forgot about it. In fact, I think I forgot about a lot of things. I forgot where...

March 10, 2017

Chasing Hiraeth: My Journey ‘Home’

For about 3 months now I have this piece of writing I’ve been meaning to publish…somewhere. I’ve mentally made notes in my head, and kept a collection of scattered scribbles written...

November 24, 2015

A (Necessary) Long Hiatus

hi·a·tus  hīˈādəs/ noun a pause or gap in a sequence, series, or process. If I have to explain what exactly happened between my last post on April 6th up to...

June 30, 2014

Everyone Should Live In China At Least Once

“If you are a female, go live in China and be subjected to the implicit and explicit sexual discrimination in China.” Funnily enough, I consider China as one of the...

March 28, 2014

Quick Update!

Indeed, I haven’t updated much since my encounter with Chinese bureaucracy. A lot’s been going on, actually. Probably why I’ve neglected posting for a while! That aside, I’m going to...

March 19, 2014

糟糕!: My Encounter with Chinese Bureaucracy

糟糕: zāo gāo (colloquial expression) “What a mess!”, “Too bad!” Yeah, that pretty much describes my first encounter with Chinese bureaucracy. I have to say, 我不太满意. I was not satisfied....

March 18, 2014

Hangzhou’s Beauty at Our Doorstep

I am now entering my third week of classes as of today. This past week have been pretty tiring, since I also had to sort out my residence permit (more...

March 3, 2014

How I Ended Up in Hangzhou

Okay, I’ll come clean, it has actually been a little over a week since I arrived in Hangzhou. But, I toyed around with the idea of a blog longer than...