JerryC1023

JerryC1023, Hong Kong
  • Country Hong Kong
  • Member since Joined 16th Jun., 2013
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  • icon Cantonese, English, Chinese, Japanese & German (beginner level)
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  • icon 23rd October
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About Chit...

Hey stranger, I hope you're having a great day and staying well during these challenging times. You're reading the second coolest profile on Postcrossing - My profile comes in a close second because yours is just unbeatable!

My name is Chit (in Chinese it means sagacious). My dad gave me a lame English name as well - Jerry. So feel free to call me that too. I am 24 y/o guy who recently graduated from university. Now I'm stuck at my soul-sucking, life-draining 9 to 5 corporate office job.

Growing up I was fortunate to have had the opportunities to visit some neighbouring Asian countries with my parents, which then has led to my great passion for travelling. A few years back I took a gap year and started taking solo backpacking trips from time to time. In 2018, I went on backpacking adventures in the Balkans (my first time in Europe) and India. I also did my internship in Singapore for a few months. It was an epic summer!

Besides traveling, I also love outdoor activities, especially hiking. I love how Hong Kong coexists with nature. One thing people don't know about us is that we have many beautiful mountains and beaches here! It's a great escape from the hustle and bustle of the city.

Other things that I like: Photography (Check out my instagram!)/ Movies/ Languages (I'm learning German and currently at A1. I'm really struggling! That said, if you are from a German-speaking country, können Sie bitte auf Deutsch schreiben? Vielen Dank!)

Things that I hate: ALL kinds of insects/ Minions (What's so great about these tiny little yellow things?)/ MATHS (Just because I'm Asian doesn't mean I'm good at it - I barely passed Maths in school lol!)

- What to write?
I love fully written postcards. You can write about your day and what you do, or you can tell me a false stereotype that people often get for your country/city. I genuinely enjoy reading what you have to share with me and value your message as much as the image of the postcard.

- What to send?
Keep in mind that I love and treasure every card I receive. It's always the thought that counts! I'm not a picky guy so I will be happy with whatever you choose for me. No pressure!

A few suggestions:
- Maximum Cards
- National Parks
- Domestic beers/alcohols
- Map Cards of your state/country
- Landscapes/ Cityscapes (Images that represent where you live)
- People
- US Travel Posters
* I'll have to admit that I'm not a fan of advertising or "cute" postcards...

- A little request:
Please DO NOT put the postcard in an envelope. If you can use some beautiful stamps, it will make my day! I always send my cards with various stamps and sometimes with a special postmark on.

中國和台灣的朋友,我很喜歡收到用中文寫的明信片,而且我也會看簡體字喔!我想知道一些關於你的事和你的城市值得遊覽的地方。謝謝。:-)

Finally, thanks for reading. I look forward to your cards!

-Chit

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