Anyone who has ever lived in Buffalo, New York knows the city has a notoriously overzealous preservation committee - they'll fight tooth and nail to rescue tool sheds that have been converted into crack … more
North Korea is one of the absolute worst totalitarian regimes ever created my mankind. North Korea is last in place in terms of civil liberties and human rights, and is an all too real rebirth of … more
Finally! The iPad mini was delivered by Apple store to me some 30 hours after the official launch on Nov 2. I have been waiting patiently for Apple to produce something lighter than my iPad 2 which I … more
One of the more worthy tourist attractions in Singapore. It cost a mere US$4 to enter and one can easily spend a full day in it if you love orchids. It is located within the compound of the Botanical … more
A commercial garden (more like a park considering its size) recently built near the casino which is best viewed and photographed in the night. A newly popular tourist attraction in Singapore and had the … more
Sharrie posted a Quick Tip about Raffles Hotel.
September 12, 2012
Where celebrities & visiting head of states usually put up. Not my cup of tea but it's a historical hotel. Monroe & Jackson were once visitors and today, it has the UK royalties as its guests of honor! … more
Sharrie posted a Quick Tip about Singapore.
September 10, 2012
Downgrading it two notches as the place got so crowded these days that it's no longer a nice city to hang around, not to mention the prices of most things are at least 20% higher than in Hong Kong. In … more
We are a shell of our former selves. Faith in God, hard work and respect for the rule of law are no longer valued as much as they once were. Opportunity is disappearing. The policies that we are … more
For an excellent vacation, I highly recommend the Carnival Cruiselines. The staff and crew were extremely friendly, fantastic service and we had an awesome time! The staff members on the Fascination were … more
I haven't tried Massaman Curry when in Bangkok so I'm not quite sure exactly what it should taste like. I tried cooking this one with beef but don't really like how it turned out. May be I didn't get … more
Samsung hits up the competition with an Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich tablet which is going to appeal to a lot of those who are in for an upgrade or trade in. I traded my 9 month Galaxy S2 (cellphone) … more
Usually when I fly, I fly Virgin America- they have it right on so many levels that I wish all airlines would use them as a business model. American Airlines should definitely take note. Why? Well, basically … more
I was planning on buying a pair of Solo Beats HD either way, but when the Apple employee told me he brought the wrong ones up and that they were a limited edition version, it was kind of a no brainer. … more
Been visiting Disneyland quite a bit these days since it's at my backyard literally. The way to go about it is to get the magic access (year ticket) which costs a mere HK$650 if you are available … more
DavidStanley posted a Quick Tip about Bora Bora.
January 08, 2012
"After Tahiti and Moorea, the Leeward Islands are the most visited part of French Polynesia, especially legendary Bora Bora. The scenery is superb, with winding coastlines and verdant volcanic peaks above … more