Visiting Cambodia 2016 (Day 1)

With water make rivers, with rice make armies. (Cambodian Proverb) From Singapore to Phnom Penh The above three photographs are shot at Changi Airport Cactus Garden. With my travel companion and also mission buddy, Jolene, we headed to check-in at the Jetstar counters. Then, we received prayers of safety and wisdom from our dear friend…

Exploring Old Braddell-Westlake School

In Braddell, Singapore, lies a dark abandoned school. It’s not just one school, but three schools in one area (3 in 1, kinda like Milo): Braddell Secondary School, Westlake Secondary School and Westlake Primary School. Following the blue shelter, we made our way to the three schools. Eerily, the gate was wide open and on it,…

Qing Ming Festival

It’s the time of the year again when some Chinese burn paper gifts, clean and sweep their ancestor’s graves. Qing Ming Festival is a holiday in China, but definitely not in Malaysia. When I was a child, I followed what my parents did, burning joss sticks and offering them to our ancestors (humans). I remember…

Coney Island

The Singapore version, of course. It’s definitely not a theme park (Luna Park) like the one in New York. Coney Island, also known as Pulau Serangoon, has re-opened its doors to Singaporeans early October last year. It’s great for nature photography. There’s so many different creatures living in this island- wild otters, a free-roaming Brahman cow…

Visiting Korea 2015 (Day 1)

From Singapore to Shanghai (Transit) The 6 hours flight from Singapore to Shanghai was terrible. There were people smoking on the plane and yet nobody seemed to be bothered. As it was a midnight flight, I didn’t have a good time sleeping on the aeroplane at all. I was constantly fidgeting and finding a comfortable…