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Review of Cats – a Musical or rather “Mew-sical” at Singapore Marina Bay Sands Mastercard Theatre

by Zhiqiang & TingyiJanuary 17, 2015
cats musical singapore marina bay sands

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s hit musical CATS is now showing in Singapore at Marina Bay Sands Mastercard theatre.  I heard of CATS because of its reputation as being one of the longest-running shows in West End and Broadway history and this musical also have been shown in over 300 cities since its premiere in London in […]

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Review of Pan Pacific Singapore Harbour Studio Room Staycation

by Zhiqiang & TingyiJanuary 3, 2015
Pan Pacific Staycation

We had reviewed our staycation experience at the Pan Pacific Deluxe Panoramic Room 4 years ago. We heard of Pan Pacific Singapore’s $80 million transformation in 2012 – we had to check out what’s new and Pan Pacific’s redesigned rooms with its guest-centric and functional enhancements.  Here is a review of the Pacific Harbour Studio […]

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Review of Feliz Telcon Hotel Seogwipo in Jeju South Korea

by Zhiqiang & TingyiDecember 12, 2014
feliz telcon hotel

We stayed at Seogwipo (the southern part of Jeju island) during our 4D3N self-drive trip around Jeju island. Hotels are not cheap at Jeju – thankfully we found one that cost only about S$100+ per night (for 2 persons) – Feliz Telcon Hotel. The Jeju GPS coordinate for Feliz Telcon Hotel is 7492008. Driving from […]

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Sembawang White Bee Hoon 白米粉 Review (You Huak (友发餐室) Coffeeshop at Jalan Tampang – Opposite Sembawang Shopping Centre)

by Zhiqiang & TingyiDecember 11, 2014
Sembawang White Bee Hoon

This is a picture of the coveted plate of Seafood White Beehoon 海鲜白米粉 served at the famous Sembawang White Bee Hoon 白米粉 coffeeshop (also known as You Huak (友发餐室) restaurant).  People drive from different parts of Singapore to wait for hours during dinner at Sembawang White Bee Hoon 白米粉 coffeeshop just for this plate of Seafood […]

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Review of J Hill Hotel Myeongdong in Seoul

by Zhiqiang & TingyiNovember 30, 2014
J Hill Hotel Myeongdong Seoul

If shopping is one of your main objectives for coming to Seoul for your holiday, then i strongly recommend staying in Myeongdong – one of the top 4 shopping streets in Seoul. There are many hotels in Myeongdong at different price ranges – I recommend J Hill Hotel Myeongdong for its value for money room […]

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Owls and Parrots Hidden in Asakusa

by Zhiqiang & TingyiNovember 21, 2014
Parrot cafe Tokyo

See Japan from the perspectives of a Singaporean – this is a guest post by our resident blogger Xiaoying who is currently based in Japan. Introducing an owl and parrot café located at Asakusa: Tori-no-iru Kafe Asakusa 鳥のいるカフェ 浅草店 Address: 〒111-0032 Tokyo-to, Taito-ku, Asakusa 1-12-8, Ooyama Building B1F 〒111-0032 東京都台東区浅草1-12-8 大山ビルB1F Operating Hours: 1300~2000 (Weekdays), 1100~2000 […]

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Going Behind the Scenes of the S.E.A. Aquarium Ocean Dreams Experience

by Zhiqiang & TingyiOctober 31, 2014
sea aquarium singapore

Every time I visit a popular restaurant or a highly recommended tourist attraction overseas, there will always be a hall of fame where restaurants will display their award plates and attractions will show of their TripAdvisor 5 star rating and other awards. I think these awards build a level of confidence among customers as to […]

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Exploring Jeju’s Manjanggul Lava Tube (Manjanggul Cave 만장굴)

by Zhiqiang & TingyiOctober 30, 2014
manjanggul lava cave

After our lunch – black pork tofu kimchi hotpot meal and a morning of climbing the Seongsan Ilchulbong Sunrise Peak, we drove to our next attraction for the day – the Manjanggul Lava Tube (also known as the Manjanggul Cave 만장굴).  Manjanggul Cave 만장굴 is a must-see attraction for any Jeju itinerary. Jeju is well-known […]

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Savouring Jeju Pork Ramen (Gogi-Guksu) at Jeju City Noodle Street (Guksu Geori)

by Zhiqiang & TingyiOctober 27, 2014
Jeju Ramen Review Gogi-Guksu

Jeju is known for its many great food and we have featured a few so far – abalone porridge, black pork tofu kimchi hotpot. One thing you notice in Jeju is the number of food streets they have – just at Jeju City itself, there are 3 popular food streets – Noodle Street, Black Pork […]

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Savouring Black Pork, Tofu, Kimchi Hot Pot After Morning Hike Up Jeju Seongsan Ilchulbong (Sunrise Peak)

by Zhiqiang & TingyiOctober 19, 2014
jeju kimchi hotpot

After spending the whole morning hiking up Jeju’s Seongsan Ilchulbong Sunrise Peak, we had to treat ourselves to a good lunch to replenish our energy – Jeju is known for its black pork and seafood – we tried the abalone porridge earlier near Cheonjiyeon waterfall and we heard that there was a restaurant near Seongsan […]

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