Category Archive: Singapore

Photo of the Week – Singapore

January 29, 2010 10 Comments »

Thaipusam Festival Singapore The Tamil Hindu festival of Thaipusam is only celebrated in 5 places in the world.  I was lucky enough to experience it in Singapore in 2007.  With my camera I was able to capture a close up view of the body piercings which are meant to show a family’s devotion to the […]

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Photo of the Week – May 15, 2009

May 15, 2009 1 Comment »

I traveled to Singapore last week to see my family and captured this shot of clothes drying at one of the many HDV complexes.  A typical Singapore site, colorful clothes hung out on rods 20 stories in the air…not quite the quaintness of Europe, but definitely unique! Too see the rest of my past Singapore […]

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Family Time

February 3, 2009 No Comments »

I spent the last week in Singapore soaking up the familiartiy of family, western food, western driving ettiquette, and even a little country hopping for spa time.  Since HCMC apparently shuts down for Tet, I decided to take advantage of the time off and spend some time with my family.  All I can say is […]

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December 2, 2007 1 Comment »

Photo: My sister and I As I started to count the number of countries I’ve visited for my sister’s Red Hot Holiday Party invitation, I also counted up the number of countries she traveled to with me. Surprisingly, the number came to about two-thirds of the total. Sure – I counted a country if she […]

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Thank you

April 6, 2007 1 Comment »

  I have immense joy in my heart around my time in Singapore, and because of that I have immense sadness that I am leaving Singapore. There are so many aspects to these emotions. First off, there’s the obvious – it’s a great home base to travel around Asia. It has been simply wonderful for […]

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Auspicious New Year – Oink, Oink

March 7, 2007 4 Comments »

aus·pi·cious (ô-spshs) adj. 1. Attended by favorable circumstances; propitious: an auspicious time to ask for a raise in salary. 2. Marked by success; prosperous 3. Term commonly used during Chinese lunar new year.  View photos of Chinese New Year activities It’s impossible to be in any part of Asia in February and not run into […]

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Piercing Palooza: Thaipusam

February 3, 2007 5 Comments »

Warning – these pictures are not for the faint of heart! If you have any aversion to needles or piercings – then move on to my Orchid post instead. The Orchids are completely zen. A special note to my high school friend, Audra…considering you fainted when you got your ears pierced in high school, I […]

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