Travel

Does this woman deserve the death penalty?

April 8, 2013

  56 year old Briton Lindsay Sandiford is facing the death penalty for drug-trafficking in Bali after her losing her appeal. According to an article on BBC.co.uk today, ‘Sandiford, of Gloucestershire, says she was coerced into smuggling 4.8kg (10.6lb) of cocaine. She was arrested after a flight from Thailand in May 2012 and accused of […]

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March #WorldColours – Green

April 7, 2013

Yes, I’m late for the March #WorldColours project set up by the lovely Naomi Hattaway. I’ve been away but I didn’t want to miss it. I actually found this month’s colour theme tricky. If I look at all my photos most of them seem to be every other colour BUT green. However, I did find a […]

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February #WorldColours – Red

March 1, 2013

Here is my first post for the fantastic #WorldColours travel photography project set up by Anne at Part-time Traveler and Naomi Hattaway. I missed out on it last month. February’s #WorldColours are RED. These photos have all been taken in Singapore. If you’re interested in joining in or seeing the other #WorldColours entries, head over to Part-time Traveller […]

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Memoirs on a postcard

February 22, 2013

Mailing handwritten letters and postcards has become so old fashioned. I remember all the letters I used to write and receive when I was at boarding school, the postcards sent to me from all over the world as I was growing up, and the letters sent to me by my friends whilst I was travelling. That […]

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First look: New Sesame Street ride, Universal Studios Singapore

February 20, 2013

  On Monday, I was invited to Universal Studios Singapore at Resorts World Sentosa to check out their brand new Sesame Street Spaghetti Chase ride. It’s the world’s first immersive Sesame Street theme park ride and it launches on 1st March 2013. The concept: to take guests on an adventure into outer space with Elmo […]

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LEGO, a pile of bricks or work of art?

February 14, 2013

What do you see when you see a pile of LEGO pieces? I see chaos. A pile of messy, fiddly bricks. My heart races, I get sweaty palms and I feel sick. My immediate reaction is to scream and run, run away as fast as I possibly can. It’s horrible stuff that makes my head […]

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