Category: Gardens

Visiting Singapore Chinese Garden as a Local Tourist

Singapore Chinese Garden

On Sunday morning, I visited the Chinese Garden and Japanese Garden which are situated next to each other on two little islands connected via a bridge with both islands connected to the main island. The last I visited the Singapore Chinese Garden was when I was a little girl. On the way to the Chinese Garden,

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Nostalgia (Singa)

Singa Mascot

I have been thinking about if I should share this picture for this week’s photo challenge theme, Nostalgia, as only Singaporeans of my era could relate to it.  Anyway, here it is. Singa the Lion was introduced to the public in 1982 as the official mascot for Singapore’s National Courtesy Campaign.  Singa (meaning “lion” in Malay)

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Mid-Autumn Festival 2016

Mid Autumn Festival Celebration

Mid-Autumn Festival 中秋节 falls on the 15th day of the 8th month of the Lunar Calendar and this year it falls on the September 15th.  It is the second grandest festival after the Spring Festival in China.  People in China, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan enjoy a day off. The 15th Day of the 8th

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Mirror (Singapore)

Botanic Gardens

This week’s photo challenge is Mirror This picture was taken this morning using my iPhone during morning walk at The Swan Lake of Singapore Botanic Gardens, a UNESCO Cultural Site since July 2015.   Thank you for stopping by Audrey Enjoyed what you read?  Follow my blog, subscribe using your email to stay up to date or

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