Category Archives: singapore

A First Time for Everything

I’ve lived in Singapore for years, but I don’t think I’ve ever had a proper sit-down Teochew dinner. Shame on me, I know. But places like this are good for sharing, and I don’t usually hang out in big groups. … Continue reading

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Eats the Weekend! (Tian Tian chicken rice and Awfully Chocolate)

When I’m in Singapore, the weekend is the only time I can really indulge in eating out. Weekdays are usually spent cooking at home if I have time or going to my usual food haunts because they are convenient. Weekends … Continue reading

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One Can Never Have Too Much Sushi

From Sushi Tei, my favorite sushi place. I have eaten in Sushi Tei in Jakarta, Singapore and Sydney. My favorite Sushi Tei has still got to be in Jakarta. Cheaper, fresher, friendlier service. My order varies once in a while. … Continue reading

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Days of Fooding: Mary Grace in Greenbelt in Makati

I don’t spend much time in Manila, but whenever I’m in the area, i always drop by Mary Grace in Greenbelt. I usually hoard their ensaymada or cheese rolls, which are easy to carry on flights because they are small … Continue reading

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Technology Post: iPod Classic

I started typing this post and my internet conked out (Thank you PLDT. Not!). Now managed to log in again and discovered that WordPress had not saved my draft. Anyway. I unearthed my iPod Classic 80Gb while I was packing … Continue reading

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Days at Home: Thinking of Singapore Food Classics

No, I’m not just packing or unpacking. Or simply sitting on my butt waiting for the sky to fall. I’m trying to see where I can work next. It’s proving to be quite challenging, with few interesting jobs available. I … Continue reading

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Days of Travel: Pasar Bella in Singapore Part 2

I wrote about Pasar Bella in Singapore in my previous post. That brunch I had paella from Le Patio Food Co. It was hard to resist what they had on offer because you could see them cook the dish in … Continue reading

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Days of Travel: Pasar Bella in Singapore Part 1

I am back in Singapore for a few days from Europe before I head off into the sunset to Australia. I am briefly interrupting my attempt to put my Europe adventure into words by blogging about Singapore stuff, and this … Continue reading

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Where to Eat in Singapore?

The question inevitably comes up when friends come over to visit. The answer, however, is rather complicated and will often be subject to spirited debate.

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Europe Travel Plans with a Backpack Update

I have managed to sort some things out since my last entry. Return flights sorted. Tour sorted. Half of my trip accommodations sorted. In between, I’ve been packing my stuff to be sent from Singapore to the Philippines.

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