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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Morning Walk at Sengkang Riverside Park

Sengkang Riverside Park

I was greeted by the clear blue sky when I got up from bed, so we took a drive to the north eastern part of Singapore to explore Sengkang Riverside Park, my first visit to the Park.   Sengkang Riverside Park Sengkang Riverside Park is one of the four parks located on the North Eastern

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Quest (10 Otters)

Singapore Bishan 10 Otters

This week’s photo challenge is Quest. A group of otter enthusiasts are in a quest of capturing the action of the Bishan 10 – an endearing name given to a family of ten otters who adopted Bishan Park, Singapore as their habitat. Following picture is taken by my friend, an otter enthusiast, at Bishan Park,

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Shalom! Gethsemane

Gethsemane

Shalom! Continuing our journey in Israel, if you missed my earlier posts, check out Shalom! Israel. On our first morning in Jerusalem, we visited the Garden of Gethsemane, one of the scared places dearest to Christians.  The word “Gethsemane” originates from the Hebrew expression Gat Shemen, which means “olive press”.  The Garden of Gethsemane is

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Shalom! Jerusalem

Jerusalem

Shalom! Continuing our journey in Israel, if you missed my earlier posts, check out Shalom! Israel. Departed from Masada, we have finally arrived at Jerusalem, the place of the Passion and Crucifixion of Jesus, the City of Peace, our last stop of our Israel, Holy Land visit. I felt excited and emotional as I anticipated

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