Singapore

Yikes! That’s S$4 not S$5.

Yikes! That’s S$4 not S$5.

Bloopers in my Singapore article (shame shame shame) * SGMT — If you read my Rappler article on Singapore, you may or may not have noticed that one line had a horrendous bit of math in it: Budget for food: S$5 (₱175/meal) x 2 meals/day […]

All About Singapore

All About Singapore

Singapore _ It’s the one country outside the Philippines that I’ve visited the most and there are definitely more Singapore articles in my Procrastination Draft folder so stay tuned! The One Where I Was Detained and Fingerprinted Upon Arrival in Singapore * Singapore’s Gardens by the Bay The Southern […]

The Boy and the Forest

The Boy and the Forest

The dome of the Cloud Forest, one the attractions in Singapore’s Gardens by the Bay, looks cavernous and infinite, especially to a little boy on his first travels. * Scale | © Small-Town Girls, Midnight Trains 

The Southern Ridges: Off The Tourist Track in Singapore

The Southern Ridges: Off The Tourist Track in Singapore

* I’d been to Singapore three times before but always, it seemed, in the company of first-time visitors. For that reason my previous routes were almost always a combination of the usual stops: Orchard Road, the Merlion, Singapore Zoo, Chinatown, Sentosa. On this, my fourth […]

Singapore’s Gardens by the Bay

Singapore’s Gardens by the Bay

  Singapore is one of those places you can never really tick off your bucket list. Sure, you’ve taken a photo with the Merlion, gone on the Night Safari, shopped in Orchard, frolicked in Sentosa, and gazed in fascination at the unearthly form of the […]

Ask and you shall receive

Ask and you shall receive

* We had just emerged into Little India from Exit H of Farrer Park MRT and were scanning the surrounding buildings for Mustafa Centre. My father had a map of Singapore on hand and my sister was leaning over it, trying to help him figure out where […]