The Day a Tourist made me happy to be Local

    A couple of weeks ago, I did my usual “one-Wednesday-a-month” routine: I left work early, got to the wakeboarding park before sunset and set myself a goal to nail a new trick. So there I was, minding my own business… and I spy with my little eye, a very beautiful chick with a […]

The sky is the limit

“We are not at the limits. The sky is the limit…” Borrowing from Cervantes’s Don Quixote, the Prime Minister very optimistically presented the government’s plans for Singapore’s urban development in his recent National Day Rally 2013 speech. “We are creating possibilities for the future. We are opening up opportunities for our children, for their children […]

Singapore, still a shopping heaven!

It’s hard to miss the fact that it’s the sales season in Singapore, especially when my friends from Myanmar and Thailand are bombarding my Facebook feed with their plans to visit the country for their annual shopping trip. Not surprisingly, Mr Steven Goh, Executive Director of the Orchard Road Business Association is expecting to see […]