Asia Category Posts

Kota Tinggi Ostrich Farm & Fireflies Trip

28 September, 2009

1-Day Kota Tinggi Ostrich Farm/ Fireflies Tour Kota Tinggi is one of Singaporeans’ favorite destination to experience the Christmas tree-like effect of fireflies.  Many tour operators offer this popular...

Riding into the Thick of Battle: Army Live Firing Safari

26 September, 2009

Army Open House (AOH) The army open house is one of the rare events in Singapore where you can get up close and personal with military equipment and vehicles. ...

Krrunching my way to Asia-Pacific Blog Awards at Uniquely Singapore

24 September, 2009

PassportChop.com has been shortlisted for the Nuffnang Asia Pacific Blog Awards as one of the top 5 finalists for the Best Travel Blog award category!  Quite an achievement considering...

Gigantic Ice-Cream Sundae Treat at Benten Cafe Bugis Illuma

19 September, 2009

Review of Benten Cafe – Anbiry Baburu Ice-Cream Having survived the Swensen’s Ice-Cream buffet at Ion Orchard, we decided to take on another challenge involving ice-creams – The fabled...

API Singapore Ghost Tour (Unique Cemetries, Old Changi Hospital)

13 September, 2009

Asia Paranormal Investigators (API) Singapore Ghost Tour “Are you crazy?!?” “This is the last week of the 7th Month Hungry Ghost Festival and they are supposedly ‘hungriest’ now –...

Review of Pizza Hut Pasta Perfetto

5 September, 2009

Pizza Hut Pasta Perfetto You might have seen the Pizza Hut ad teasers about their new Pasta Perfetto (note the spelling – not Perfectto).  Is it really as good...

Yummy Sambal Fried Mee at Taman Jurong Food Centre

29 August, 2009

Taman Jurong Food Centre Ho’s Kitchen This hawker centre food stall, Ho’s Kitchen, comes highly recommended by a friend of TY for its yummy sambal fried mee (also known...

How to Win a Singapore Cosplay Competition the Easy Way?

29 August, 2009

Singapore Toy Games & Comic Convention (STGCC) CosCon The STGCC was held at the Suntec Convention Centre for 3 days (14-16 August 09).  One of the interesting segment of...

Review of Swensen Ice-Cream Buffet @ Ion Orchard

22 August, 2009

Ion Orchard Swensen’s Ice-Cream Buffet In an earlier post, I had introduced my readers to Waffle Buffet @ Eunos Post Office.  I will be writing about another unique buffet...

Eating Magnum Ice-Cream on Bus Legally and … for Free!

16 August, 2009

There were quite some buzz recently on SMRT’s strict enforcement of its no eating/drinking policies on its trains and buses via the serving of Notification of Offence slips charging...

Where to Eat Wanton Noodles and Draw on Tables Legally

15 August, 2009

Have you ever felt like leaving a “I was here” mark on tables/chairs of eateries/restaurants/cafes you visited in Singapore without being caught and caned for vandalism?  Now you can! ...

CityState Dream Cruise Holiday

9 August, 2009

There is an ongoing “Submit You Dream Cruise Holiday” writing competition organized by CityState Travel, an IATA-accredited travel agency with extensive experience in customizing leisure tours of all types,...

Unusual Hotels: “Oh My God!” Hotel in China

9 August, 2009

China’s Tianzi Garden Hotel You might be wondering why am I showing you a picture of 3 Chinese gods, Fu (in the centre (in red) symbolizing fortune – Mandarin...

Singapore Flyer

8 August, 2009

Singapore Flyer The Singapore Flyer is currently the largest Ferris wheel in the world with a height of the equivalent of 42 stories.  Each of the 28 air-conditioned capsules...