SINGAPORE – 2

It was 9 am. As we made our way out of Changi Airport, we embarked a bus that was awaiting us to take us to our hotel, Peninsula Excelsior. Although tired and hungry, I couldn’t stop but gaze in awe at the speckless, impeccably clean roads of Singapore, adorned by dense greens and flowers in pink, peach & white. For a second I mused, ” Are we journeying through a botanical garden?” Continue reading “SINGAPORE – 2”

SINGAPORE – 1

“Our happiest moments as tourists always seem to come when we stumble upon one thing while in pursuit of something else.”
-Lawrence Block
Let me narrate an amusing story about how an innocent love for food turned into dream holiday. Back when we were in the US, we stumbled upon a whimsical land, enchanting and blissful. The doors of Ben & Jerry’s had opened for us to explore the magic of creamy, calorific goodness. I know better than to sound like an ad but all the same, helpless. Phish Food, Chunky Monkey, Cherry Garcia and Chocolate Fudge Brownie had clearly made themselves very close to the heart and stomach and Friday nights were never the same. Continue reading “SINGAPORE – 1”