Jason studying at I-SHOU University in Taiwan

“Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.” -Bruce Lee I’ve always had a strong interest in Asian culture, more specifically Chinese culture. I figured, “What better time then now to travel over there and study at one of our partner universities”. It’s a massive jump from the Chinese martial arts section of the video store, where my two … Continue reading Jason studying at I-SHOU University in Taiwan

Patty from Taiwan: Kayaking at Chambers Island

One of the most adventurous experiences I had this month is when I went Kayaking at Chambers Island with my friends. The weather was great, the sun came out and the rays of sun were stifling. Following our arrival at the island, I was amazed at just how beautiful the Island is.  We went swimming, kayaking, and did some water painting. At lunch time, we bought fish … Continue reading Patty from Taiwan: Kayaking at Chambers Island

Patty from Taiwan: A Berry Sweet Day

One of my most memorable experiences this year, happened when I visited a strawberry farm in Caboolture, QLD. My friends Bill and Ann had earlier requested me to pay them a visit at their strawberry farm. The two own a massive strawberry farm in Caboolture which is about 30 mintes away or half way between the Sunshine Coast and Brisbane. I must admit that at first, … Continue reading Patty from Taiwan: A Berry Sweet Day

Patty from Taiwan: Loving the sunny coast markets

The Cotton Tree market is not a typical or ordinary market. One of the things that make the market standout from other markets is that most of the products found in this market are unique and are tailor-made to suit the needs of customers.  For those who are art fanatics, this market provides exquisite and artistic products that cannot be found elsewhere. Whenever I get … Continue reading Patty from Taiwan: Loving the sunny coast markets

Patty from Taiwan: Welcome new flatmate

Welcome new flat mate!!  I recently got a flatmate, Sabrina who came from Mongolia. I was very delighted to meet her and we got on straight away mainly because we both spoke fluent Mandarin, we had no communication problem between us, but more than anything, this took me back to my country and brought wonderful memories.  In Australia when you mention beer, every man and … Continue reading Patty from Taiwan: Welcome new flatmate

Patty from Taiwan: Delicious food at USC

Since I arrived in Australia I fell in love with this country and the people especially the Sunshine Coast. This is such a vast country with numerous multi-racial people. Yet, very underpopulated; in addition, it has got one of the world’s best beaches and amazing lakes and the hinterland is full of amazing wild life. Therefore, I decided to stay and study my Master at … Continue reading Patty from Taiwan: Delicious food at USC