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Botak Jones – American Food in Singapore

by Rosemarie John June 3, 2012

American food hawker style… you don’t see that everyday! Offering western cuisine from burgers and steak to gumbo and Cajun chicken, Botak Jones is a unique way of experiencing good food at decent prices. With so many well established American franchises around the island, heading out for some authentic American cuisine can be quite an expensive affair. A simple burger […]

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Andy Warhol: 15 Minutes Eternal Exhibits in Singapore

by Rosemarie John April 22, 2012

© 2012 The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts, Inc. / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York and Marina Bay Sands On showcase from 17 March to 12 August 2012, pop art hits Singapore with the largest collection of iconic works by Andy Warhol. Exhibited in the ArtScience Museum at Marina Bay Sands, the exposition will showcase 260 paintings, […]

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Kite Flying Taken to New Heights

by Rosemarie John April 1, 2012

Marina Bay, Singapore has been the grounds for the recent i Light Marina Bay festival as well as the location of many corresponding activities and performances. One performance that stood out was that of Go Fly Kite. A home grown concept, remote controlled kite flying has captured the interest of many festival visitors these past three weeks. With kite flying […]

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Above the Lights in Singapore

by Rosemarie John March 26, 2012

Standing some 636 feet above ground level, the Marina Bay Sands SkyPark® offers a breath-taking view of down-town Singapore. It’s the best vantage point to watch the cityscape come alight as the sun sets before you. Stretching longer than the Eiffel Tower when laid down, the Sands SkyPark® is home to the worlds largest public cantilever housing lush gardens, exclusive […]

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i Light Marina Bay 2012

by Rosemarie John March 21, 2012

The first quarter of 2012 is a spectacle of colours and a myriad of lights as Marina Bay displays more than 30 innovative and environmentally sustainable light art installations. With the use of recyclable materials and energy-efficient lighting technologies in the creation of light art installations, both local and international artists brought their significant style and presence to the festival. […]

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When History, Light and Art Meet in Singapore

by Rosemarie John March 20, 2012

Turning its already vibrant atmosphere into a sparkling area of illumination, Marina Bay located on the southern tip of Singapore is where history, light and art meet. Host to the 2012 i Light Marina Bay Festival, the event celebrates the bay’s nightscape showcasing 31 dynamic and innovative light art installations along a 3.5km waterfront promenade. The most prominent light art installation […]

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A Weekend Out at the Bay

by Rosemarie John March 11, 2012

Officially opening on 9 March 2012, i Light Marina Bay is attracting a myriad of visitors to the bay area in Singapore. Lasting three weeks, the sustainable light art festival will hold a fluster of activities as it promotes its message of going green to locals and travellers alike. Dotted with lights of all kind, from LED lights to lasers, […]

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Going Green in Singapore

by Rosemarie John March 8, 2012

As sustainability is promoted through all aspects of i Light Marina Bay 2012, the festival encourages buildings around Singapore to be energy efficient by taking part in the “Switch Off, Turn Up” campaign. Over the 24-day festival period, forty-two buildings within and beyond the Marina Bay precinct will consciously commit to switching off non-essential indoor/outdoor lighting and office equipment whenever […]

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Asia’s First & Only Sustainable Light Art Festival

by Rosemarie John March 5, 2012

In its second edition, i Light Marina Bay 2012 will have the entire perimeter of the already vibrant bay area of Singapore turn into a glistening arena of light art installations. Themed “Light Meets Asia”, this shimmering event will feature more than 30 innovative and environmentally sustainable installations by both local and international artists. Yet another reason to visit the island-nation, […]

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South-East Asia’s Newest Online Travel Agency – CheapTickets.sg

by Rosemarie John February 16, 2012

In conjunction with the Spain Tourism Board and a creative way of creating a buzz of travel wants and desires, “An Evening in Spain”  introduced South-East Asia’s newest travel agency – CheapTickets.sg. Commencing in November last year, CheapTickets.sg is an online travel agency offering flights on both budget and full-frill carriers through a quick and easy 24-hour online booking system. Amidst […]

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