Singapore in Summary

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Singapore in Summary

What we did: 6 quick days, including one day spent at Palau Ubin. What we did: We covered quite a lot in our short time here- Bugis, Little India, Chinatown, the riverside, and parts of the east coast. This was a lot to fit in considering the hot weather and the amount of walking we [...]

The Stinky Fruit

Durian. The fruit of Singapore that can double as a weapon if need be. Durian is a lifeline of this society. It is so popular, that one cannot go a day without seeing it, and smelling the odor of well aged cheese in produce form. Durian seems to fit well into the artistic expression of [...]

Palau Ubin

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Palau Ubin

Palau Ubin is an island between mainland Singapore and Malaysia. Rich with tropical forest, fruit trees, and quiet farms, Palau Ubin is thought of as the last true village of Singapore. It is a nature reserve, and a shockingly quiet oasis amongst the urban backdrop. After crossing over by ‘bumboat’, we rented bikes and eased [...]

The City of Gourmet

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The City of Gourmet

Think you live in a food city? Admit defeat unless you live here in Singapore, bow to the greatness of the only city to truly put it’s money where it’s mouth is. Your city can’t compete. There’s no point in even trying. Singapore has a population of about 5 million. Compared to the sheer number [...]

Efficiency at it's Finest

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Efficiency at it’s Finest

Big city, little country. The mixing pot of SE Asia, Singapore is the most user friendly city we’ve visited. The place is so easy to figure out, so logically designed, that it’s begs to question why every city isn’t following in the footsteps of these genius urban planners. And in a place where so many [...]