Whimsical Soles

01 Nov Cambridge Charm

Nancy: We weren't planning to visit Cambridge at first. Many Chinese visitors love visiting famous schools and university towns abroad, but I never understood the fascination. A last minute recommendation from my mother's co-worker however, convinced my parents that if we're going to skip Oxford, we should at least go to Cambridge. She was right. Cambridge is a must-see and here's why.
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21 Oct Pocketful of (Happy) London Moments

Nancy: Dear London, you disappointed me. The food was stereotypically bland, pictures were banned in many attractions, and there were a gazillion tourists -- just like me -- all scrambling for bits and pieces of this great historical city. Brexit is a thing (as is a rise in racism and hate crimes), and as one Londoner screamed at me within an hour of my arrival, "this isn't your country". You're right, I certainly didn't feel like this could ever be somewhere I called home.
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20 Oct Z-Day

Bolu: 2016 has been such an amazing year for music: from Kanye's “Life of Pablo”, to Beyoncé's “Lemonade”, and most recently Solange's “A seat at the table” – seriously, if you haven’t listened to that album, you must. Another one of my favourite albums this year is “Mind of Mine” by Zayn. I’m a huge fan and I listened to it semi-religiously. As I write this post, Rear View is on, the thumping bass accompanies me as I type away on my couch. Fashion and music has always gone hand-in-hand, so it comes as no surprise that fashion houses continue to collaborate with musicians, notably, FentyxPuma, YeezyxAddidas, and more recently ZaynxVersus Versace.
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