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Funny Singapore Map

Marina Bay Singapore 08/2016

What happens when you put Singlish captions on Renaissance paintings?

Win liao lor. By Shi Min Xie | Dec 29, 2015 http://sg.asia-city.com/city-living/news/singlish-captions-renaissance-paintings-pat-law?platform=hootsuite Photo credit: Pat Law on Facebook It’s December, and while 99% of your Facebook friends are posting resentment-inducing travel porn, social media agency Goodstuph‘s Pat Law is putting her trip to Strasbourg’s Palais Rohan to cuter use. While browsing old Renaissance paintings, her inner … Continue reading

18 Singlish Slangs We Used To Say That Have Gone Extinct

    http://thesmartlocal.com/read/old-singlish Featured Friday, 03 October 2014 Chris Soh Singapore Culture Singlish words that should make a comeback With the popularity of “new” words like swag, hashtag, and meh, many of us are struggling to keep up with the new words entering the dictionary. Local slangs like step (act cool) are also entering the … Continue reading

How to use disposable chopsticks correctly from the beginning

You all know the standard chopsticks that are given out at hawker stalls in Asia. They look like that: Did you ever notice that the two chopsticks are connected with a little wooden tab at their ends? In order to separate the two chopsticks, you should break the tab away, as shown in the following … Continue reading

Siglap Ave 44 before 01 2015 – with trees

Holidays in SE-Asia: 19 secret beaches

seen here http://xin.msn.com/en-sg/travel/travelinspiration/19-secret-beaches-in-asia/ar-BBgjTBo?ocid=UP97DHP 1. Green Bowl beach, Bali Best for: Escaping, snorkelling© Provided by Wanderlust Surfer on the beach, Bali (Shutterstock)Why go? Only 20 minutes from seriously un-secret Kuta, this is a real find. It’s the 300-plus steps down the cliff-face (or, more accurately, back up again) that keep the masses from Green Bowl. Those … Continue reading

Tales of a taxi ‘Uncle’: ST manpower correspondent Toh Yong Chuan steps into the shoes of a Singapore taxi driver

http://www.straitstimes.com/news/singapore/more-singapore-stories/story/tales-taxi-uncle-st-manpower-correspondent-toh-yong-chua From the surly to the genial, it is passengers who make or break your day. But the pressure sure piles up PUBLISHED ON DEC 1, 2014 9:00 PM  7063 494 1 1PRINTEMAIL The most I earned in a single day – after driving 12 hours and deducting for rental and fuel – was $141. It would mean … Continue reading

Interesting data about the real estate industry in Singapore

http://www.tremeritus.com/2014/11/27/developers-property-sector-needs-govt-support/ Property Developers to Govt: We need your help November 27th, 2014 | Author: Editorial Speaking at the Real Estate Developers’ Association of Singapore’s (REDAS) 55th anniversary dinner at the Ritz-Carlton yesterday (26 Nov), REDAS president Chia Boon Kuah said that the real estate industry could be heading for major trouble unless the government takes … Continue reading

Top 5 Best Bak Kut Teh in Singapore

http://ieatandeat.com/top-5-best-bak-kut-teh-in-singapore/ Top 5 Best Bak Kut Teh in Singapore Top 5 Best Bak Kut Teh in Singapore Rating:5 Reviewed by: Ieatandeat On 10/11/2013 Last modified:21/05/2014 Review Summary: Best Bak Kut Teh in Singapore: Looking for the nice Bak Kut Teh? Here is where you should go for the top 5 best Bak Kut Teh in … Continue reading