Singapore Zoo - Elephant Performance

Morning at Singapore Zoo

It has been a couple of years since I last visited the Singapore Zoo. It feels different trying to spot animals in the wild versus seeing animals that are captured and brought up by humans. Singapore Zoo is located at Mandai Lake Road that used to be a forest where wild animals made their home. … Continue reading Morning at Singapore Zoo

Singapore Bishan 10 Otters

Weekly Photo Challenge: Quest (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, … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Quest (10 Otters)

Sungei Buloh

Weekly Photo Challenge: Quest (Croc)

This week's photo challenge is Quest. Continue with our quest to sight a crocodile at Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve, we were excited that we managed to spot one.  The crocodile was resting lethargically on the shore with birds around it.  The egret walked past it gracefully and fearlessly. Pity that the photo quality is no … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Quest (Croc)


Weekly Photo Challenge: Quest (Otter)

This week's photo challenge is Quest. We were at Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve in Singapore, in our quest to sight a crocodile or two, we had our close encounter with a pair of smooth skin otters. That was my first close encounter with the otters. The otters were barely 3 metres away from us.  Both are adult size … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Quest (Otter)

Kfar Kedem - Ancient Galilee

Shalom! The Ancient Galilee

Shalom! Continuing our journey in Israel, if you missed my earlier posts, check out Shalom! Israel We headed back to Galilee, visited Kfar Kedem that recreates the day-to-day life of ancient Galilee 2,000 years ago, during the Mishnah period.  Kfar Kedem is located at Hoshaya on Route 77, next to the Hamovil insection. The guide at … Continue reading Shalom! The Ancient Galilee