I am counting the amount of times I moved in 11 months. I moved to three different cities, packed and unpacked uncountable times, and carried heavy loads thru many journeys.
Tried to stuff whatever I could into the big suitcase [less than 30kg] and hand carry luggage [less than 10kg]
24th September 2007Departed from Malaysia to Glasgow, Scotland. Had to adapt to the new environment . Stayed in university accommodation.
room in uni accommodation
23rd Jan 2008
Moved everything to Tris’ place with the car we rented from London and stayed there for 2 weeks.
Moved everything to Pei Ling’s place with Peter’s delivery service. 19pound per hour and shared to pay with Alex. Packed the stuffs overnight before flying on the next day.
13th Feb 2008
Flew to Belgium and stayed in hostel for 2 weeks and B&B in the weekends.
airplane landed in lille, france instead of charleroi, belgium.
waiting for the bus
Some days in Feb 2008
Stayed at alex’s place for a week.
1st Mar 2008
Moved in to new home in Belgium.
first day – packed, cleaned, bought new household stuffs, rushed to eliska’s and tomas’ birthday party at night, partied in the bar.
room no.2 – huge tent
End of July 2008
Contract ended. Packed and moved everything to alex’s house. Had to go back and forth by public bus for few times. Packed overnight again before flying back to Glasgow.
alex’s 22″ lcd monitor
5th Aug 2008
Nearly had to pay 400 euro for extra luggage and nearly got deported at the airport – click here to know more about it. Arrived Glasgow and stayed a night in tris’ and boris’ place.
6th Aug 2008
Went to London for 6days. Stayed at Hemaraj’s mum’s place.
12th Aug 2008
Stayed in uni accommodation for 2 weeks.
22nd Aug 2008
Packed everything and moved to London by train.
26th Aug 2008
Moving in to temporary new home. Got 5 weeks contract only.
30th Sept 2008
Still not decidable
My things are now here and there. Some are packed in boxes in Belgium, waiting to be delivered over; some are left in boxes under Charlie’s bed in Glasgow; a box left in Hemaraj’s house; and a few bags with us now.
things left in belgium
I arrived in London two days ago. My friends asked how I feel about moving to a new place again. I feel normal because I don’t know where I belong to.