Category : Asia

Asia
By: June 26, 2013

Hazy Days in Singapore

I landed back in Singapore last week, and it felt like I had landed in a post-apocalyptic war zone. The air was filled with smoke, to the point that visibility was cut to no more…

Asia
By: June 8, 2013

Son of a Blog V – Local Foods Not to Miss in Singapore

My fifth Singapore mini-guide has been published by the Singapore Business Review – this time, local foods not to miss out on in Singapore. Here is the link: http://sbr.com.sg/food-beverage/commentary/eight-local-food-you-should-never-miss-out-in-Singapore Happy eating. — Previous mini-guides published by…

Asia
By: April 2, 2013

Resurrection Day

My recent travelling schedule has been hectic, and I haven’t spent a whole week at home for months. This past weekend, therefore, on finding myself actually in Singapore on a Sunday, I thought I should make the most…

Asia
By: February 6, 2013

Son of a Blog IV – Gong Xi Fa Cai

My fourth “mini-guide” has just been published by Singapore Business Review – this time, 6 ideas for celebrating the upcoming Chinese New Year holiday in Singapore. Following the success of the first three in this series, which were published…

Asia
By: January 7, 2013

A Glass Bubble in Singapore

An old friend recently visited Singapore. It was her first time in the island-state, and so one sunny day I took her on a whirlwind sightseeing tour. We began at the Singapore River, where the…

Asia
By: December 28, 2012

Son of a Blog III – Happy New Year

Thanks to everyone who reads this blog, my third “mini-guide” has been published by Singapore Business Review – this time, 6 “sexy ideas” for celebrating NYE in Singapore. Apparently, the first three pieces have been really well…

Asia
By: December 24, 2012

The Chinese Onion

I spent four days in Beijing last week. I was there with Nathan, a friend and work colleague, to attend a series of board meetings for a local gas project, in which the company we…

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