Malaysia: Ipoh & Taiping Kid-Friendly Trip 2017 (Day 1)

This is post 1 of 5 in the series “Malaysia: Ipoh & Taiping Kid-friendly” Malaysia: Ipoh & Taiping Kid-Friendly Trip 2017 (Day 1: Flight to Ipoh, Lunch at Giant Bowl, Car to Taiping, Walkabout at Taiping Town, Taiping Wet Market, Taiping Clock Tower, Taiping Lake Gardens, Taman Tasik Food Centre, Taiping Mall) Ipoh is one of my new favourite places,…

Off The Beaten Track: Seletar Aerospace & Surrounds (& A Hidden Cinema You Never Realised Existed!)

This is post 3 of 5 in the series “Singapore: Seletar Aerospace and Surrounds” If you’re looking for a completely different environment to spend a half or full day exploring, consider the Seletar Aerospace & surrounds. This place is best explored with your own transport (personal mobility devices counted), unless you narrow down to one…

Ipoh Adventure Day 4

This is post 4 of 4 in the series “Malaysia: Ipoh Adventure October 2016” Ipoh Day 4 – Breakfast at Kedai Kopi Sun Yuan Loong, a stroll at Kek Lok Tong, a brief history of Hakka heritage at Han Chin Pet Soo by Ipohworld, lunch at K-Kai Restaurant, last minute shopping at Tesco, check in…

Ipoh Adventure Day 3

This is post 3 of 4 in the series “Malaysia: Ipoh Adventure October 2016” Ipoh Day 3 (plus a day trip to Cameron Highlands) – Breakfast at Restoran Chooi Yue Dim Sum, Cameron Lavender Gardens, Time Tunnel Museum, Sam Poh Temple, Tan’s Camellia Garden, S Corner Centre Market, Late lunch at Old Town at Cameron Square,…

Ipoh Adventure Day 2

This is post 2 of 4 in the series “Malaysia: Ipoh Adventure October 2016” Ipoh Day 2: Breakfast at Restoran Sun Fei Kee, Gua Tempurung, Lunch at Restaurant Fei Kee Gopeng, Tea at Gaharu Tea Valley, Famous kaya puffs from Kedai Biskut Sin Eng Heong, Lost World Hot Springs & Spa and Lost World Crystal Spa, Supper at…

Ipoh Adventure Day 1 

This is post 1 of 4 in the series “Malaysia: Ipoh Adventure October 2016” Ipoh Day 1: Taiping (out of Ipoh), Amanjaya, Perak Cave Temple, Gunung Lang, Kedai Makanan Nam Heong, Restoran Kam Wan Aneka Selera, Ipoh Parade Shopping Centre —- Preamble This is a couple trip my husband and I took to Ipoh. We self-planned everything (no…

13+ Strange Sights At Seletar Estate and Aerospace Area

This is post 1 of 5 in the series “Singapore: Seletar Aerospace and Surrounds” Seletar Estate and Aerospace area has quite a few hidden gems, so one day I decided to roam around the area to explore. Here are 13+ strange sights I captured with my ruddy handphone camera, and a rough map of where…

The Most Important Schooling In Life Joseph Gave Singapore 

At first, we didn’t really take notice. Olympics again ah? So fast?  Live telecast or not, does it even matter since I get my news off social media anyway? But on Saturday morning, many Singaporeans were tuned in to watch Joseph Schooling beat 7 respected competitors, including the superhuman Phelps, with an Olympic record no…

5 Pokémon Go Business Ideas To Catch ‘Em All

Since Pokémon Go was launched in Singapore last Saturday, enterprising businesses have tried to leverage on this insanely popular game to attract customers. Here are five business ideas to catch the attention of Pokémon Go players. 1. Catch a date Single and available?  Lunch Actually has actually organised a date to let you catch Pokémon…

5 Reasons Pokémon Go Is Good for Singapore

Don’t snort, there’s actually some good stuff going on here. Pokémon Go was released today in Singapore and it has totally taken over many people’s lives, and handphones. Here’s why I think Pokémon Go is actually a good thing for Singapore, even though this game comes with its own set of pitfalls (like tired arms)….