Posts Tagged ‘Hong Kong

I feel guilty for not being able to write anything for quite sometime now. Weeks before we left Qatar for our annual vacation, I got my hands full with the teaching job that I had at the nursery. Then it was time to prepare for the much awaited holiday. On May 4, we were off […]

We haven’t really been able to update our blog since we last posted. It has been a very busy week for us and we only used the hotel for sleeping. With all the walking we did in Hong Kong, we were dead tired  at the end of the day. We got back home safely to […]

I’m currently writing this while at the Silver Club Lounge in Doha Airport. We were able to pass through check-in without that much hassle as we were able to use the Business Class check-in. If we were using the Economy Class line for check-in, it might have taken us more than 30 minutes lining up […]

We’re almost ready to go! Today, I went to my company’s HR dept. to get my exit permit. I also had to settle some finances with my bank. It was terribly hot this morning as my thermometer was reading 45. Our tickets are also ready. Our flight would be Doha-Hong Kong-Manila and return would be […]

I’m raring to go on vacation! Work at the start of the year has been really busy especially that my trainee had to go on maternity leave for 3 months. Our vacation was supposed to have started 1st week of March but had to  make a leave amendment due to my trainee going on leave. […]


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