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Tien Court Restaurant @ Copthorne King's Hotel Singapore

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After a sumptuous lunch at Wooloomooloo and a relaxing staycation at Hotel Clover, we’ve finally come to the final part of my birthday celebration, courtesy of my boyfriend’s wonderful parents.  735 more words


Autumn on Orange Island

At the weekend, I took the time to have a proper look around Orange Island. I had been there previously, but hadn’t had a proper look. 140 more words


Chinese Character: 隹 (short-tailed bird)

That short-tailed bird is not following… 10 more words


有的沒的 ū ê bô ê Something and nothing/nonsense/trivialities

The phrase “melter” in Belfast slang refers to someone who prattles on endlessly without seemingly ever saying anything that means anything, hence the phrase, “I’m going to go over there now, you’re melting my head!” Taiwanese has a similar sentiment manifested in the phrase “有的沒的”, meaning “Something and nothing/nonsense/trivialities” which can be used in both Mandarin (you3de5mei2de5) and Taiwanese (ū ê bô ê – … 115 more words


Din Tai Fung, UVillage, Seattle

We finally got an xlb craving and decided to try the DTF in UVillage. The weather is getting colder which means I’ll probably patronize this place a little bit more. 262 more words