Paradigm Shift: 5 Things I Learned about Mainland China (Beijing, April 2018)

Just this week, I set out on a last-minute business trip to Beijing. Having visited China three other times before, each one either dull or unpleasant, I had nothing but qualms about going on this trip, especially as I was to be alone, ill-equipped with barely-conversational Mandarin. To my surprise, fourth time was the charm. This trip turned my mind around, left me eager to … Continue reading Paradigm Shift: 5 Things I Learned about Mainland China (Beijing, April 2018)

Singapore (2017)

Advanced apologies for the brevity. I need to work on my travel writing. Photos not in chronological order. Places to go: Orchard Road SCAPE* Ben’s Cookies Emerald Hill Road** Istana Park & Cafe Places In Bugis Center Haji Lane Hyde & Co., North Bridge Road Parksquare Building Singapore National Library Chinatown Liao Fan Hong Kong Soya Sauce Chicken Rice and Noodle** China town flee markets … Continue reading Singapore (2017)