Busking: music for free

Before the train doors slid shut, two young people hopped on to the train, and the girl, dressed in short-sleeves and long boots on a gloomy winter day, broke the silence in the cabin: “Hi everyone, we’re a newly formed band and we are passionate about music. We are traveling around singing and making musicContinue reading “Busking: music for free”

Tube service

The tube service in London always reminds me of the Hong Kong comparable: the MTR. Every now and then you listen to the broadcast on the London Underground: “all lines are now operating a good service”. Surprise surprise. You never get that in Hong Kong. Any such broadcast would invite sniggering. Today I spent almost anContinue reading “Tube service”