Singapore Night Festival 2016


Singapore Night Festival is here again for its 9th edition with the theme “Inventions and Innovation”. Here is what you can and should check out when you are at the Bras Basah-Bugis precinct this weekend.

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What can you expect at NDP 2016


For the first time in 10 years, National Day Parade 2016 returns to the new National Stadium! Also, we are celebrating the first of the next 50 years to SG100. I have the chance to witness the preview of NDP2016. Since the stadium roof has to be closed to execute some of the acts, there will be no Red Lions, fireworks or armoured mobile columns. So what’s new for this year NDP?

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Singapore Garden Festival 2016


The Singapore Garden Festival is back for the sixth edition. Held at the award-winning Gardens by the Bay, this year’s festival is its largest to-date. You can expect more than 70 garden and floral displays stretching across 9.7 hectares.

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Chiang Mai: New Year’s Eve


Spending the New Year’s Eve in Chiang Mai is one of the highlights of my trip. This is my first time celebrating the NYE in a foreign country. Having said that, the old city gives me the opportunity to experience something different. The Thapae Gate was the focal point of the NYE celebrations. The roads were closed to traffic and lined with food stalls and local markets. The crowd can get intense nearing the midnight and be prepared to elbow your way round.

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