Dom’s 32 Hours On Trains In the UK Challenge Report – part 1 – Introduction

A few months ago I wrote about a challenge I was planning to do. I planned to travel from London Euston to London Paddington via Aberdeen and Penzance. More about it can be found here: https://dominiksymonowicz.com/2018/07/23/doms-32-hours-on-trains-in-the-uk-challenge/ This is a 6 part series report about my Dom 32 hours on the train in UK challenge that… Continue reading Dom’s 32 Hours On Trains In the UK Challenge Report – part 1 – Introduction

USS Dominik @ Canary Wharf

USS stands for underground's secret search, and it is about exploring things around London’s underground station. Read more about it in my introduction: https://dominiksymonowicz.com/2017/07/07/uss-dominik-underground-secrets-search-introduction/ This station is in the zone 2. This station was open on 07.08.1999. I visited this station on 23.08'2018. At the time of writing this blog, I visited 42 stations this year… Continue reading USS Dominik @ Canary Wharf

Is it worth to upgrade your meal from BA’s “exclusive online menu” in World Traveller (Economy class)?`

Abstract This note is about my opinion of is it worth to order food from BA's exclusive online menu instead of regular food in economy class. Keywords BA, British Airways, Food, World Traveller, Economy Class Bullet points as key points to take away Worth to buy if you want to a little spoil yourself with… Continue reading Is it worth to upgrade your meal from BA’s “exclusive online menu” in World Traveller (Economy class)?`

USS Dominik @ Kensal Green

USS stands for underground's secret search, and it is about exploring things around London’s underground station. Read more about it in my introduction: https://dominiksymonowicz.com/2017/07/07/uss-dominik-underground-secrets-search-introduction/ This station was open on 01.10'1916. I visited this station on 28.07'2018. At the time of writing this blog, I visited 42 stations this year (15%). Since I started this project I… Continue reading USS Dominik @ Kensal Green

USS Dominik @ Chalfont and Latimer

USS stands for underground's secret search, and it is about exploring things around London’s underground station. Read more about it in my introduction: https://dominiksymonowicz.com/2017/07/07/uss-dominik-underground-secrets-search-introduction/ This station was open on 08.07'1889. I visited this station on 18.08'2018. At the time of writing this blog, I visited 39 stations this year (14%). Since I started this project, I visited… Continue reading USS Dominik @ Chalfont and Latimer

About Age in the Chinese culture.

I already wrote a post about age. In the previous post, I wrote about when to use 几岁 and 多   大. Link can be found here:  https://dominiksymonowicz.com/2018/07/26/difference-between-age-characters. In this post, I will talk about asking for age in the Chinese culture.   There is an interesting difference between the Western and Chinese culture with regards… Continue reading About Age in the Chinese culture.

USS Dominik @ Harrow-on-the-Hill

USS stands for underground's secret search, and it is about exploring things around London’s underground station. Read more about it in my introduction: https://dominiksymonowicz.com/2017/07/07/uss-dominik-underground-secrets-search-introduction/ Station and Area: Any interesting historical events and Trivia Originally called Harrow and but it was renamed in 1894 to Harrow-on-the-hill. The current name is misleading because the station is the… Continue reading USS Dominik @ Harrow-on-the-Hill

USS Dominik @ Northwick Park

USS stands for underground's secret search, and it is about exploring things around London’s underground station. Read more about it in my introduction: https://dominiksymonowicz.com/2017/07/07/uss-dominik-underground-secrets-search-introduction/ This station was open on 28.06'1923. I visited this station on 28.07'2018. At the time of writing this blog, I visited 35 stations this year (13%). Since I started this project I… Continue reading USS Dominik @ Northwick Park

USS Dominik @ Kenton

USS stands for underground's secret search, and it is about exploring things around London’s underground station. Read more about it in my introduction: https://dominiksymonowicz.com/2017/07/07/uss-dominik-underground-secrets-search-introduction/ This station was open on 15.06'1912. However, the Bakerloo line started serving this station from 16.04'1917 I visited this station on 28.07'2018. At the time of writing this blog entry, I visited… Continue reading USS Dominik @ Kenton

USS Dominik @ St. James’s Park

USS stands for underground's secret search, and it is about exploring things around London’s underground station. Read more about it in my introduction: https://dominiksymonowicz.com/2017/07/07/uss-dominik-underground-secrets-search-introduction/ This station was open on 24.12'1868. I visited this station on 01.06'2018. At the time of writing this blog, I visited 32 stations this year (11%). Since I started this project… Continue reading USS Dominik @ St. James’s Park

USS Dominik @ Croxley

USS stands for underground's secret search, and it is about exploring things around London’s underground station. Read more about it in my introduction: https://dominiksymonowicz.com/2017/07/07/uss-dominik-underground-secrets-search-introduction/ Originally opened as Croxley Green on 2.11'1925. I visited this station on 15.06'2017. The station is in Zone 7, and at first, the only feature I liked was a very spacious toilet… Continue reading USS Dominik @ Croxley

Working with people in the disabilities.

WARNING! I know that writing bad things is trendy on the internet of the anonymous hate, so honest warning, this note will contain good thing about McDonald's. I just read about McDonald's worker with down syndrome who is celebrating 30 years at work. (Article can be found here: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3869008/McDonald-s-worker-syndrome-Russell-O-Grady-celebrates-30-years-job.html ). That inspired me to write… Continue reading Working with people in the disabilities.

USS Dominik @ Heathrow Terminal 1,2,3,4,5 .. 100

USS stands for underground secret search, and it is about exploring things around London’s underground station. Read more about it in my introduction: https://dominiksymonowicz.com/2017/07/07/uss-dominik-underground-secrets-search-introduction/ This station was open in 1977. I visited this station on 30.10'2017. A small airfield was build here in 1929, and then there was a plan to build a military airport, but due… Continue reading USS Dominik @ Heathrow Terminal 1,2,3,4,5 .. 100

USS Dominik @ Uxbridge

USS stands for underground's secret search, and it is about exploring things around London’s underground station. Read more about it in my introduction: https://dominiksymonowicz.com/2017/07/07/uss-dominik-underground-secrets-search-introduction/ This station was open on 04.07'1904. I visited this station on 06.06'2018 Uxbridge station is one of my favourite stations on the London Underground as It shows that concrete buildings can… Continue reading USS Dominik @ Uxbridge

Doms learn Chinese: Word Game v75 released.

Doms learn Chinese: Word Game v75 You can download from here: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=dms.pastor.chinesegame It is a content update release. CHANGELOG Fix shameful crash. Add some words. Add few questions and sentences Correct few mistakes spotted by some user. Thank you Various minor improvements but nothing worth mentioned. Change version system LINKS Download from: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=dms.pastor.chinesegame Notes on… Continue reading Doms learn Chinese: Word Game v75 released.

USS Dominik @ Warren Street

USS stands for underground's secret search, and it is about exploring things around London’s underground station. Read more about it in my introduction: https://dominiksymonowicz.com/2017/07/07/uss-dominik-underground-secrets-search-introduction/ This station was open on 22.06'1907 as Euston Road. I visited this station on 05.06'2018. This station is small, but corridor seems to be quite long.  I like this station for… Continue reading USS Dominik @ Warren Street

USS Dominik @ Ruislip Gardens

USS stands for secret underground search, and it is about exploring things around London’s underground station. Read more about it in my introduction: https://dominiksymonowicz.com/2017/07/07/uss-dominik-underground-secrets-search-introduction/ This station was open on 9.07.1934. I visited this station on 06.06'2018. I was shocked with this station. The station looks a bit abandoned by TfL. I expected to see some… Continue reading USS Dominik @ Ruislip Gardens

USS Dominik @ Borough

USS stands for underground secret search and it is about exploring things around London’s underground station. Read more about it in my introduction: https://dominiksymonowicz.com/2017/07/07/uss-dominik-underground-secrets-search-introduction/ The station was opened on 18.12’1890. Sadly current surface building is just small remains of the original station built by City and South London Railway. You can get access to/from the… Continue reading USS Dominik @ Borough