Growing up British Chinese

Each year around Halloween, the issue of identity and race is thrown into the forefront of my mind with the same questions racing around my head. How can I create a convincing costume when the costumes I want to wear all look more "authentic" on someone who's white? Origins Growing up in the north of… Continue reading Growing up British Chinese

An Opinionated Piece on Arcades in London

As one of the biggest locations for youth culture within London it is surprising that there are only two arcades in Central London: Namco, and Las Vegas Arcade. NAMCO If you're into Pacman, Dodgems, Laser mazes, and virtual reality games then Namco is the one for you. Located on Southbank, Namco is the bigger arcade… Continue reading An Opinionated Piece on Arcades in London

kremšnita and Samobor

When I was in Croatia I had the opportunity to be taken out of the centre of Zagreb to one of its neighbouring towns, Samobor, home of the creamy samoborska kremšnita. If you believe in the epithet that good food is worth travelling for, then the popular dessert served here won't disappoint you. However, that… Continue reading kremšnita and Samobor