In a Nutshellother blog: fabulously broke in the city
minimalist since: 2007 -- why minimalism?
talk to me: contact me here!
current location: canada/usa
home: hotel room
owns: 3 suitcases 2 carryons of stuff
# of items: more than 100!
furniture: 1 japanese futon
works: business consultant
gadgets: macbook pro, ipod touch (pda)
drinks: earl grey cream tea
practices: rebel yoga and de-cluttering
loves: minimalism, $$ management, traveling
quirk: must prep my food before eating
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Posted on 3 September , 2012 | No CommentsFor your convenience, here are all of my posts from both of my blogs about my trip to Asia for 5 weeks (Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore) BUDGET &...
Posted on 28 August , 2012 | 2 CommentsMy last post on Singapore! I found the country very beautiful, albeit a bit sterile for my liking. It didn’t really feel like people were really living their lives to...
Posted on 21 August , 2012 | 3 CommentsI didn’t totally hate everything I ate in Singapore. I had a few favourites, and I stuck to them. Namely, satay, which I rather liked. The rest — chili crab...
Posted on 14 August , 2012 | 2 CommentsCooking in a hotel room is our thing. We didn’t have to really do it in Hong Kong (but it was hard NOT to with all the fresh food), but...
Posted on 3 July , 2012 | 3 CommentsThis had its own subway (SMRT) stop, so it was crazy easy to find. We exited and there was a long path before we reached the gardens itself, which were...
Posted on 17 April , 2012 | No CommentsOrchard Road is the shopping stretch of Singapore. Malls dot every single side of the road… I guess it’s the last part of “old” Singapore right here. The streets had...
Posted on 13 March , 2012 | No CommentsThis is Part Two, Part One with Little India’s markets and a temple was posted last week. They also had interesting and funny signs. People nap on tables in between...
Posted on 6 March , 2012 | 2 CommentsI loved the photo-taking opportunities in Little India. People going to the market, interesting buildings, people dressed up in traditional saris.. this is my kind of thing, and the closest...
Posted on 27 December , 2011 | 1 CommentThis was one of the best-kept temples I’ve ever been to. I guess it’s also a museum, so.. I LOVED the insides and the walls with the Lotus walls and...
Posted on 20 October , 2011 | 3 CommentsClarke Quay was a very picturesque area. Lots of drinking and eating to be done here, although we didn’t do either. We just took photos and got bitten by mosquitos....
Posted on 29 September , 2011 | 2 CommentsArab Street, which is what I call the Arabic area was a beautiful place for photos. I liked the overall look of the buildings, the mosques were stunning and the...
Posted on 21 July , 2011 | 2 CommentsThis is the Singapore Civic Center with the parliament buildings and so on. This one is the Old Supreme Court. Obviously, Parliament is here. And a beautiful Firefighter’s museum. We...
Posted on 14 July , 2011 | 3 CommentsThis is inside the Singaporean National Orchid Garden. It was $5 to enter, and if you want to see more beautiful shots I took of the Orchid Garden, head on...
Posted on 7 July , 2011 | 3 CommentsSingapore Botanical Gardens — a beautiful park to visit. I had too many pictures I couldn’t cut out no matter how hard I tried! So if you want to see...
Posted on 16 June , 2011 | 27 CommentsI’m about to head back home soon, but for the moment, I’m spending the rest of my days in Singapore, sweating like a pig. Here are a few of my...
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