Singapore

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Postcard: A Tiger Snooze

by Rosemarie John August 28, 2011

The tropical sunny weather in Singapore makes a visit to the zoo ideal any day of the week, but remember to bring an umbrella and sun tan lotion as the sun rays can get pretty strong. With an open zoo concept, the animals are kept in spacious landscaped enclosures separated from the visitors by either dry or wet moats. The […]

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Inside Singapore’s Oldest Mosque during Ramadan

by Rosemarie John August 26, 2011

Grand prayer halls, minarets,  balustrades and elaborate domes are common in mosques all over the world. What makes one mosque different from another is the story of their beginnings and the uniqueness of their architecture. With golden onion domes, slim minarets and a white outer structure with orange pipping,  The Sultan Mosque in Singapore has a long history that dates back […]

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Top 4 Things To Do in Singapore

by Rosemarie John August 16, 2011

Feature Article on Singapore As a Travel Mentor on Robert Felton’s Adventure Travel Mentor website, read Travel and Beyond’s feature article on the Top 4 Things to See and Do in Singapore  published in August 2011.

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A Touch of Culture, Blessings and Wisdom in the Heart of the City

by Rosemarie John August 9, 2011

Spiritual calmness and a sense of serenity among the hustle and bustle of Singapore’s city life is what the Buddha Tooth Relic Temple is all about. Located as the nucleus of Chinatown, the temple houses many relics, one of which is a tooth that belonged to Buddha that was originally housed in a golden stupa at the Bandula Monastery in Myanmar […]

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Views from the Esplanade in Singapore

by Rosemarie John July 18, 2011

An evening out at the waterfront during Independence Day Rehearsals.

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Downtown in Chinatown – Singapore

by Rosemarie John July 17, 2011

Strolling down Chinatown!

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An Afternoon in Little India, Singapore

by Rosemarie John July 10, 2011

A fantastic shopping and cultural experience!

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Where to Eat in Singapore – Part I

by Rosemarie John June 19, 2011

Singapore is a food haven as most travellers already know… Even a week in Singapore isn’t enough to have tasted all its culinary delights, so lets start with Part I of this food adventure! Chinese Mix Rice Found mostly in hawker centres or food courts in malls, Mix Rice or otherwise known as Economy Rice is a splendid way to […]

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