Hong Kong

When the winds of change blow, some build walls and others build windmills. 

Chinese proverb

I'd never traveled on my own when I headed to Hong Kong, and I was terrified. Just out of school, no idea how to do pretty much anything, and so ready to see and do everything I possibly could. 

A friend's ex-girlfriend's ex-boyfriend was in Hong Kong, and I called him up. It might have been the biggest stretch ever for a friendly tour guide, but it worked. I spent the next week exploring that mega-city of flashing lights and a thousand cultures.

I was overwhelmed and starry eyed.

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Hong Kong: and a series of last minute decisions

So I boarded a plane to Hong Kong pretty unsure about my plans.

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