Monthly Archives: January 2009

KL

Gong Xi Fa Cai – Happy Chinese New Year! So how to do justice to the sights and sounds of two days in KL? I doubt my words will do justice to a city full of life, confusion and islamic … Continue reading

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Flower Day

Expecting lots of things to be closed today, it was a chance to look at some less commercial places. Awaking early again, I made my way via MRT into the Harbour front where I decided to walk up Mt Faber … Continue reading

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CNYE

Today has been a full day. I went along this morning to Clarke Quay, where I got on the first cruise of the day. Not as exciting as Venice, but still an interesting view of parts of Singapore. While it … Continue reading

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Singapore

So a day spent in Singapore yesterday. Mostly wandering around in the locality where I am staying. There is a degree of (not always) well-suppressed excitement around as it comes up to the Chinese New Year tonight. In some ways … Continue reading

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Despised and rejected

If anybody wonders what brought this rant on….it is a family situation resulting from the fact that I have been effectively disenfranchised from my own children over the last 9 or 10 years… In the last ten years, I have … Continue reading

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Retreat

How would you like to have a backyard that looked out on this?….5 – 10 minutes away from a large shopping centre! Today I visited some good friends of mine who are rebuilding their house. Today was the first day … Continue reading

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Tennis

It has been a few days without computer as my laptop has been incarcerated for a warranty repair – fortunately now complete and it is back looking as good as new – in fact better, as the replacement top is … Continue reading

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