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A burial, on a normal sunny afternoon, just like any other

I crawled out from under the bedcovers late today, aching, peering out at the hazy Singapore sky (thanks to forest fires in Indonesia), wondering what time it was. 657 more words

Funerals And Wakes


Decided to bring Little R for a driving trip to Malacca. This is our first time bringing little R to Malacca and a lot of questions came to our mind. 315 more words

Hotel Equatorial


From Penang I took a bus to the city of Melaka (a.k.a. Malacca City), south of Kuala Lumpur.  Because the two cities are on opposite ends of the country and due also to a late departure, it took me most of the day to make it into town.  665 more words


Patient flashes doctor during treatment at hospital in Malacca

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

MALACCA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) – A patient allegedly flashed a 26-year-old female doctor while seeking treatment at Malacca Hospital.

The 48-year-old, who was being attended to for injuries on his left thigh, exposed his groin to the medical officer and grabbed her hand to check his private parts, claiming that he also had pain on the groin, during a check-up on Aug 18. 215 more words

Current Affairs

North to Kuala Lumpur

So after spending a few days in Singapore I had about 5 days to make it up to Kuala Lumpur for my flight to Sydney.  My original plan was to take the overnight train from Singapore to KL, but it turns out they had stopped the direct service about a month before my trip :( 1,589 more words


5 Colorful Places Around the World

If you love traveling and colorful things, this post is for you!

The locations in this post were introduced by Haruka Tajima, a travel photowriter. Within three weeks, she traveled around the world and discovered these colorful spots. 393 more words


The Streets of Malacca, Malaysia

Despite being the second smallest state in Malaysia, Malacca prides itself as a rich amalgamation of the different cultures. It has literally been a paradigm of East meets West even way before the advent of globalisation. 241 more words