Travel & Lifestyle

Exploring Nature in Singapore

Head Outdoors to the City’s Islands, Reservoirs, Nature Reserves, Gardens and Parks! Believe it or not, there are as much greenery as concrete in the skyscrapers-filled Singapore. Here’s where to go to be surrounded by flora, fauna, water and wildlife. It might always be sweltering out in Singapore, but don’t let that stop you from getting outside for a spot of sunshine and nature. This tiny red dot is known as a garden city for a reason; and

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How to Make Social Media Work for You (Goodbye Anxiety!)

Who is your girl crush on Instagram? Chances are you have a couple of celebs, a few magazine editors (oh hel-lo Eva Chen and Zanna Roberts Rossi!), bloggers and one or two peers (a.k.a. people you actually know) whose accounts are a source of anxiety-fuelled pleasure. In a world where even fashion editors at glossy media sites can relate to the despair of having an Instagram follower count languish in

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10 Instagram-worthy Things to do in Sydney

Ah Sydney, land of all things visually stimulating. Whether you’re lying on the beach at Bondi or sipping craft cocktails in Darlinghurst, it’s impossible not to notice that you’re surrounded by beauty. Let’s start with the people. Half of the population look like literal models, and the rest aren’t half bad either. But the people are the caramel popcorn garnish atop the sea salt soft serve (a la the city’s

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The Power of Dream Cities

Cubes is a Singapore-based architecture and design publication by the Indesign Media Asia Group. I was invited to contribute to its Observation feature, a column for creatives/writers to share their thoughts on architecture, design, and/or urban-socio issues of their choice. I wrote about “The Power of Dream Cities” for their April/May 2015 issue! May is my birthday month, and both the opportunity to publish and to reflect on my years in

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