Category Archives: Attractions

Universal Studios Singapore with two 5 year olds

Some advice for those of you with small children at the end of the post. This past Wednesday, I took Elanor and one of her friends to Universal Studios Singapore.  This was Elanor’s third visit to Singapore.  Her first visit … Continue reading

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Exploring Singapore: Henderson Waves

Notabilia has been telling me for ages that I should go see/walk Henderson Waves.  Ellie read the rules teaching what to do if we encounter a wild monkey. (We didn’t.) From the parking lot, there is a fairly steep hill … Continue reading

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Dinosaurs from Dawn to Extinction–Exhibit review

Yesterday we went to go see the Dinosaurs:Dawn to Extinction exhibit at the ArtScience Museum.  My two are obsessed with dinosaurs (although more Elanor than Rhi)–Dinosaur Train is a hugely popular show in our house–so this seemed like something that … Continue reading

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Gardens by the Bay: Cloud Forest Dome

  Yesterday a friend and I had plans to walk Henderson Waves with our kids.  When it began to rain, we shifted our playdate to the Cloud Forest Dome at Gardens By the Bay.  Below are some of my favorite … Continue reading

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Hay Dairy Farm

In my quest to continue to explore Singapore, I decided to go visit Hay Dairy Farm–a goat farm here in Singapore. In 1920, Mr Hay Yak Tang came to Singapore at the age of 16 as a teacher of the … Continue reading

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River Hongbao 2014

We visited River Hongbao three times this year.  Once last Saturday, which I have no real pictures of, because I’d forgotten my camera battery at home (whoops).  I went last night to do some night photography of the lanterns.  Finally, … Continue reading

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Changi Museum (aka how little I know of Singaporean/Asian History)

The older I grow, the more I realize how little we are taught of history in the US Education System (at the bottom of the post I’ll give a detailed description of what we are taught).  Granted, there are constraints … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday:Sungei Buloh Mangrove Walk

My friend Claire and I have been talking and we have a new resolution–to explore a new part of Singapore each week (if possible, barring sick kids and job interviews and such).  This week we explored the Mangrove Walk at … Continue reading

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Ice Art 2013/2014 Review

One the items on my bucket list is to attend the Harbin Ice Festival in Harbin, China.  So I was super excited to read about the Ice Art 2013/2014 show.  I guess that it is an annual thing, but this … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday-Diwali exhibit Gardens by the Bay

Taken on Saturday, Oct 26 on a trip to the Flower Dome at Gardens by the Bay with Notabilia.      

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