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10 Best Day Trips From Sydney You Must Take At Least Once In Your Life

December 28, 2016 12:06 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Photo Credit: Wikipedia Sydney is one of the most popular cities in Australia, and people love it for the vibrant life, shopping, food and entertainment. But if that alone is not enough to excite you, take day trips out of the city! Most of them are within driving distance, and we have shortlisted some for your consideration. #1 BLUE MOUNTAINS...


7 Surprising Facts About Kimchi You Never Knew About

December 16, 2016 3:25 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Photo Credit: Platings and Pairings Widely recognised as Korea’s national dish, Kimchi is a common side dish or appetiser served at Korean restaurants or when dining in a Korean household. It is made from fermented vegetables with various seasoning and stored for a period of time before consumption. Although it can be eaten on its own, many prefer having it...


7 Surprising Healing Benefits Of Vinegar & Why You Should Have It In Your Kitchen

October 28, 2016 4:15 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Photo Credit: Reader’s Digest Adapted from the word ‘vinaigre’ (which means sour wine in French), vinegar has been used for many different purposes since it was first discovered ages ago. People living during the middle ages utilised vinegar not only as a form of condiment but also for washing and treating ailments such as leprosy, fever and snack bites. Today, vinegar...


Car-Free Programme At Telok Ayer This Sunday—Free “Bike Train” Rides And Guided Tours!

October 25, 2016 7:48 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Photo Credit: Today Car-Free Sunday SG is making a return this Sunday, 30 October 2016 at Telok Ayer area. Take advantage of the free rides on a “bike train” which will circle around Padang, join guided tours in Singapore’s oldest temple and visit the cafes along Telok Ayer and Amoy Street! In order to facilitate this event, road closure timings will...


Free Milo Peng This Friday And Saturday + A Chance To Meet Nathan Hartono!

October 13, 2016 4:24 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Photo Credit: Today Thanks to Singapore’s homegrown talent Nathan Hartono, Singaporeans will once again get to enjoy free servings of Milo peng, a widely-received ice chocolate malt beverage that the locals proudly endorse. Because everyone loves a good cup of ice-cold Milo, and we are ever proud of Nathan Hartono’s achievement at the recently concluded Sing! China singing competition; this...


Mad About Singapore 2016 – Singapore From An Instagrammer’s Point Of View

October 3, 2016 6:13 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Photo Credit: Today There is a roving Instagram exhibition happening this month at different locations in the city that showcases life in Singapore through the lens of various Instagrammers. Mad About Singapore 2016 is a collaboration between InstaSG and the National Youth Council aims to promote the distinctiveness of Singaporeans, the unique landscape, local food and culture by reaching out through social...