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added on 18/12/2012 by: nicolewebb
A former News Reader with Sky News Australia, Nicole upped stumps on a wing and a prayer to relocate to Hong Kong with her hotelier husband four years ago. Mint Mocha Musings has been pivotal in bringing Hong Kong to life with humorous and entertaining tales of an hotelier's wife: an expat affair! Now, a move to deepest darkest China is imminent. Mint Mocha Musings is moving to Xi'an and this is where the expat adventure really begins! Stay tuned!
 tags: 11, Asian Adventures, Expat Encounters, Hotel Confessions, Media Matters

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We Are All One Type of Human – The Sydney Siege  Posted on 12/17/2014
Today like so many of you, my heart is heavy….the pit of my stomach hollow. The Sydney siege is playing on my mind. Glued to the television like thousands, maybe millions of others, I watched the tragic events unfold before me on...
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Living in China: Is there a Doctor in the House?  Posted on 12/09/2014
So it’s been one of those weeks in deep dark China, where our family needed a visit to the local GP….  Winter lurgies and all are upon us… and after a 20 hour journey from the sunny skies Down Under, to the rather...
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Ni Hao Xi’an: The Birth Place of Ancient Civilisation  Posted on 12/04/2014
Warning: this is not a history lesson but it may involve the words ancient, museum, monuments, ruins and dynasties! Three months into this relationship, it’s time we learned a little bit about the new city in my life and its colorful...
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Expat in a New Country? My Top Ten Survival Tips  Posted on 11/05/2014
Latest Column for Expat Focus…. I’ve been living in the middle of China for almost two months now. It’s my second expat posting, so while I’m not a newbie to “expat life”, having bandied about the term...
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China – Two Steps Forward, Three Steps Backwards.  Posted on 10/11/2014
We all have those days don’t we, where everything we attempt to do is just plain difficult! The Gods are not smiling on us…..we usually just put it down to one of those days….and hopefully, move on. Tomorrow is after...
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Week Three: So this is China…  Posted on 10/05/2014
So, it’s almost three weeks into this “journey” and I’ve had some time to exhale and gradually ease myself into life in China.  Ahhhh ‘Life in China’ — even saying it out loud feels like a...
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When the Lights Go Out: Hotel Confessions  Posted on 09/28/2014
It was late afternoon and little Miss A and I were sitting in the hotel lobby bar having a spot of afternoon tea. (What’s a girl(s) to do in a new city!) Ava was doing her best to entertain the staff….regaling them with tales...
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