Just a quick little (perhaps badly written) entry composed in a haze also known as the infamous jetlag:

After having dined amongst cows in Sweden, I now find myself in the crazy metropolis of Shanghai, China. I got an internship in a contemporary Chinese art gallery through Next Step Connections, a company specializing in offering foreign students a chance to live and work in China (providing you pay them a certain fee of course).

I was picked up at the airport by a Next Step Connections representative, and he took me to my accommodation where I will be living with a girl from Beijing (who also studies in England) and a guy whom I have yet to meet. The flat is absolutely gorgeous – no way I could get anything like that in London: