Month: December 2014

Three Interesting Local Foods You Might Not Have Tried

1. Pork Bun “猪”扒包 I was introduced by a colleague to visit Seng Huat Coffee shop for a surprise breakfast set a few days ago. I was simply amused by the comical choice of toast that the owner chose; a piglet-faced one. In fact, this is the first time that I come across such unique pork burger, that really “lives up to it’s name”. Over here, you get to enjoy this delectable pork burger for only $3.50! The succulent, marinated pork chop, complemented with butter, cheese, mayonnaise and chilli, is packed in between a pair of adorable piglet-faced toasts;...

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Taiwan’s First Castle – Themed Hotel

The bustling Miramar Entertainment Park and Neihu Technology Park, located near Songshan Airport, and just 5 minutes from Jiannan MRT Station, exudes an air of high-tech and modernity. So it was a surprise that I encountered a medieval golden castle in this area, the SATO Castle! The SATO Fantasy Hotel is Taiwan’s first ever fantasy-themed hotel designed with a castle-like exterior. Its appearance introduces a touch of novelty to Taipei’s metropolitan area; its fantasy-themed construction adds a dash of artistic flair to the otherwise high-tech Neihu Technology District. In order to create a sense of fantasy, Dr. Bai Xing...

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Four Ways to Fight Insomnia

“1 sheep, 2 sheep, 3 sheep… 100 sheep..” You go on and on counting but to no avail. You just can’t fall asleep. Are you a victim of insomnia? Insomnia is a terrible sleep disorder where one cannot fall asleep or stay asleep as long as desired. Counting sheep is one of the most ancient sleep devices, but this method doesn’t work for most of us. In fact, it is merely an old wives’ tale. 4 Simple Sleep Remedies Fortunately, we have gathered some of the best sleeping suggestions here which can help fight insomnia and give you a well-deserved...

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How to Order a Coffee in Singapore

“Kopi Gau Kosong Peng!!!”, that thunderous bellow of badly pronounced hokkien across the coffee shop one leaves too many dumbfounded. You’ve definitely heard it (or some variation of it) before, somewhere, in your younger days, but you never really understood what it meant. Well, you are not alone. The young generations today are not familiar with dialects; conversing with grandparents in their native tongue is a common struggle. If simple speech is a problem, the younger ones can forget about ordering their very own correctly-customised caffeine boost. However, fret not! This article will provide you with a simple guide...

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How to Control Yourself While Gambling at Casino

At the start, it’s the most significant thing to declare: Winning streaks do not make you unbeatable, and an insatiable gambler is easily one heading for a drop. Therefore, when you like to keep away from debt in due course, then knowing how to handle your money at gambling casino is a totally essential factor. Fairly simple, once you strike a winning streak, you have to be thankful and grateful for it, you have enjoyed your winning to the fullest. On the other hand, never let your feelings get the best of you and begin to believe that your...

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