Plans are proceeding apace- Jeju Island, Busan, paying for flights, paying for hotels, getting things and sending things, Vietnam and Thailand, and thinking about where I’ll live next year.

After being offered some cash by SOAS it looks like London will indeed be my destination after all- I can always travel in the future (and, in fact, surely will travel in the future), but a year back in the UK isn’t necessarily a bad thing. Plus SOAS is full of wonderful Japanese and Korean people.

Not sure where I’ll be living in London yet though- a nice penthouse apartment would do, but unless my suitcase gets mixed up with another suitcase full of cash at Heathrow airport, this is unlikely