Category Archives: Travelogue

Walk trails and boardwalks of MacRitchie Reservoir

Catch the early morning sunrise at 7 am along the southern side of MacRitchie Reservoir. Walk the Chemperai Boardwalk and Jering Boardwalk before turning into the Lornie Trail. The whole journey took about one and a half hours to two … Continue reading

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Visit Lower Peirce Reservoir and Bishan – Ang Mo Kio Park

We visited two places of interest this morning. We walked round Lower Peirce Reservoir on the boardwalk and then proceeded to Bishan – Ang Mo Kio Park. Total distance walked was 8 km. Give yourself about 3 hours plus to … Continue reading

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Visit to The Istana, Singapore

The Istana opens to the public only 5 times a year. Open House today is on account that it is Hari Raya Puasa public holiday. We started early and joined the queue to get in at 8.30 am. Singaporeans and … Continue reading

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Places you can visit in Singapore

Windsor Nature Park (New) Tree Top Walk (bridge over tree tops) Started at Windsor Nature Park (Venus Drive) and walked towards Tree Top Walk. The journey took about an hour on the trail to reach Tree Top Walk.  We started … Continue reading

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Itinerary: 4-Day Visit to Hangzhou 杭州市, Wuzhen 乌镇, Shaoxing 绍兴市

We had only 4 days to do some sight-seeing after a retreat in Zhejiang Province 浙江省。Zhejiang is a province in eastern China along the East China Sea. Hangzhou 杭州市is its capital. To put you in perspective, Hangzhou is south-west of … Continue reading

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Visit to 乌镇 Wuzhen, 绍兴 Shaoxing, and 杭州 Hangzhou, China

This is my second trip to China after more than 30 years ago. China has a rich history, culture and natural beauty. The following are some selections of places I visited. The weather was very cold, at about 4-6 degrees … Continue reading

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Be a tourist in Singapore for a day

We like to travel. We like to explore new places. We just want to take in the sights and experience new things. There are places in Singapore that we have not been to and yet tourists know these places more … Continue reading

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