Author Archives: Living Geo d'Arcy

About Living Geo d'Arcy

Experiences are the richest thing in life. Love them and live them.

2022 New Year’s Re-Constitutions!

New Year’s Resolutions and Message – 2022 Super Simple Sunny Shanghai Start to 2022! Hi folks a Happy X’mas & Merry New Year to you all from Shanghai, China which is now my ‘home’ and has been since Earth Day … Continue reading

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Another Birthday, Another Country & Another Life

29 May 2021 – Shanghai, China I missed sitting, watching and reflecting at sunrise today as I usually try to do on my birthday each year but that was because I was up before the 4.53am sunrise and on my … Continue reading

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Time to Think and Act on Sustainability in a Hotel Room

Clearly, I’m a captive author writing another blog on a laptop when I already spent the majority of my week working remotely in front of a screen 😉 It’s day 10 of 14 for my hotel quarantine in Shanghai and … Continue reading

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Part 3: First Impressions and Days of Quarantine

A highly satisfying sleep on my first night of quarantine after a long day and getting to bed at about 1am (3am Sydney time from where I’d started the day) and also knowing I was finally in China! Still, it … Continue reading

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Part 2: Sydney Airport to Quarantine Hotel Shanghai

Arriving to the departures area of the Sydney International Airport was surreal. What would normally be packed with taxis, luggage and people going everywhere, it was an almost ghost town or felt like I’d hired the airport just for myself … Continue reading

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Am I Really a Nomad or Just Used to Getting My Way?

After an 8-month visa delay and 13.5 months of unexpected and non-intentional living in South Australia I’m finally on the plane to Shanghai to do my job as Group Head of Sustainability and Global Citizenship with the Dulwich group of … Continue reading

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COVID, Travel & Quarantine – Part 1: 8 Months Getting to the Airport

For the past 21 years I’ve lived for experiences and usually been able to satisfy that with lots of new places and lots of new people. When that tap was turned off in February 2020 it was going to be … Continue reading

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2021 New Year’s Re-Solutions!

New Year’s Resolutions and Message – 2021 Hello Hygienic Helpful Happy? Humans! A Happy Christmas and Merry New Year from Adelaide where I have been for the past 10 months and the longest time to be in Adelaide for 20 … Continue reading

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What a week of learning…

In comparison to any previous tests, assignments or preparation for presentations, this week was a week of learning like no other I’ve ever had. The big difference was this wasn’t a test, assignment or presentation it was separating from my … Continue reading

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2020 New Year’s Conclusions!

New Year’s Resolutions & Message – 2020 Greetings People, Planet and Porcupines! A Happy Christmas and Merry New Year / Decade from Aotearoa New Zealand once again (before heading to China to kickstart 2020 with more global citizenship, sustainability and … Continue reading

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