URA – Or How I Spent a Morning in a Government Agency and Liked It! May 16th 2012 For most people – me included – the thought of spending a morning dealing with a government bureaucracy is akin to spending time in the seventh circle of hell. It is not something that leaps immediately to mind as a fun thing to do when you travel to another country.
However, the URA (Urban Redevelopment Authority) in Singapore is a definite exception. Sure, if you are a resident here, this ... read more
Asia » Singapore » Chinatown Singapore was founded as a British trading colony in 1819. It joined the Malaysian Federation in 1963 but separated two years later and became independent. It subsequently became one of the world's most prosperous countries with strong international ... ... read more
I'm an independent single woman who loves to travel. Favorite place to visit in a new country? The grocery store.
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Until then, here are some of my favorite quotes about traveling:
"A good traveler has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving. "
- Lao Tzu
"I travel a lot; I hate having my life disrupted by routine."
- Caskie Stinnett
"It is better to travel well than to arrive."
“Whenever I ﬁnd myself growing grim about the mouth; whenever it is a damp, drizzly N... full info