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Bread Street Singapore – Nice, comfortable meal

(All credits of the photos in this post go to the original owners. We did not take any photo since we were focusing too much on enjoying the food :P) Since it was Valentine’s Day, and we have not gone out alone (without the kids) for quite a while, I decided to go upscale a… Continue reading Bread Street Singapore – Nice, comfortable meal

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Yeah Inferno – A Good Movie, ‘Though Much Simpler than the Book

For Dan Brown’s fans, this must be the most awaited movie of the year. Especially after a long wait since Angels & Demons a few years ago. Well, I do not know if it satisfies all the hardcore fans or not, but it’s definitely not a bad movie at all. If there is one thing… Continue reading Yeah Inferno – A Good Movie, ‘Though Much Simpler than the Book

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The Girl with the dragon tattoo – A movie that makes you want to go back to the book

It has been quite a while since we last saw a movie so good that we dropped by the book store after that to check out the book from which it was adapted. This movie is one of them. In fact, we even hunted for another version of it, to watch, compare and appreciate. And… Continue reading The Girl with the dragon tattoo – A movie that makes you want to go back to the book

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We bought a zoo, a light but heart warming movie

Recently, there has been quite an influx of movies about father love for his child, and trust me, they hardly go wrong. Earlier this year, we had a beautiful movie called Real Steel, and now comes We Bought A Zoo. Nice family movie, I must say, and perfect for a weekend evening for the whole… Continue reading We bought a zoo, a light but heart warming movie

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New Year’s Eve – A nice movie for the new year

To tell the truth, I am not really a big fan of ensemble movies, as I find them less focused and most of the time quite messy. Moreover, each character does not have enough time to develop, and becomes forgettable. Fortunately, New Year’s Eve was an exception. It was a good movie that was specially… Continue reading New Year’s Eve – A nice movie for the new year

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Johnny English Reborn, finally, luckily

It’s a really long wait, and it’s quite worth it. Johnny English has finally come back after a very long exile, figuratively and literally. He was still fun to watch, silly but funny, and gave us a great entertaining night out. The story continued five years after the first movie, with Johnny going on exile… Continue reading Johnny English Reborn, finally, luckily

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Phan Thiet – Beach, Spa and Fish Sauce

Christian Science Monitor, 28 April 2010 In Normandy, a traveler might stop to pick up a few rounds of Camembert. In Spain, you can nibble on delicious Iberian acorn ham while standing in a forest of suspended hams at a Seville charcuterie. In Vietnam, the specialty is nuoc mam, and I was keen to sample some… Continue reading Phan Thiet – Beach, Spa and Fish Sauce