The international escapades of William Luan

July 15, 2015

 The international escapades of William Luan

A lot of people like to say they're adventurous, but for how many is it really the truth? Sure, out here in British Columbia, we've got plenty of rock climbers, skydivers and bungee jumpers (have you ever wondered why "adventure" always seems to involve the risk of falling from great heights?), but how many people do you know whose curiosity truly coerces them out of their comfort zones?

William Luan was a model student in China. Studying economics and international trade at the China University of Geosciences in Wuhan, his grades were good and he was set for success. In his third year, however, he had a revelation. "I wanted to know the world for myself," he says. Instead of just reading about other countries, instead of watching foreign TV shows, William decided that, before he started a comfortable career at home, he absolutely had to live abroad.

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