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10 Ways to Prove You're The Ultimate Swiftie At The 1989 World Tour

10 Ways to Prove You're The Ultimate Swiftie At The 1989 World Tour
I Will Show You Incredible Things   There are two kinds of people in this world: Swifties, and people with poor taste in music. The question is not how to tell these people apart (the latter have a depressingly empty look in their eyes), but rather, how to set yourself apart...

We Do A Video In Which We Talk To Each Other... In Reverse?! - Singaporeans Try: Episode 14

Guess What "Eropagnis Ot Emoclew" Sounds Like Backwards    We Singaporeans are excellent at Math, Science, and any exams we go for. But how good are we at speaking Singapore's main language... backwards?  In this episode of Singaporeans Try, we faced one of our toughest challenges yet - The Backwards Word...

10 Reasons To Visit Raja Ampat - The Secret Island Paradise Of Indonesia

Possibly The Greatest Diving Site In The World   Two weeks ago, I travelled to the faraway island of Raja Ampat with the TSL team and my best friend Chelsea. Raja Ampat is an island paradise in Eastern Indonesia regarded as THE Mecca of Diving by divers all over the world....

11 Best Bingsus In Singapore That Will End Your Search For "The One"

Breaking News - Bingsu Craze Continues   O Ma Spoon. Source  You’ve seen it in Korean dramas and movies. Today, bingsu’s all over Singapore. Given how freaking hot it has been recently, we think it’s a great way to hang out and cool off at the same time. It doesn’t have to...

15 Reasons Malaysia Is The Worst Place To Visit In Southeast Asia

Don't Bother. Just Don't.   It's so bad I can't even dive the right way. Source Situated comfortably in Southeast Asia, Malaysia is often overshadowed by its flourishing neighbours. People find it difficult to remember Malaysia other than the fact that it rhymes with malaria and there’s a good reason why; after...

17 Year Old Jana Ann Wows Us With Her Cover of Love Me Like You Do - TSL Acoustic Sessions Episode 7

The Youngest Musician Yet!   The Smart Local loves anything and everything that has to do with Singapore. Sure, we feature loads of content about travelling but Singapore will always be home to us. And that's why TSL Acoustic Sessions started out in the first place - as a platform to...

10 Most Trending Pastas Of All Time Every Singaporean Foodie MUST Learn To Make

10 Most Trending Pastas Of All Time Every Singaporean Foodie MUST Learn To Make
What’s cooking?   The food and beverage scene in Singapore is no doubt on the rise. Cafes are popping up regularly, snaking queues at every corner, and kitchens are churning out photogenic food to go on Instagram accounts. Within this nation of food lovers, food crazes that came and went ranged...

Bellywellyjelly Takes On The Clown Contouring Challenge - PrettySmart: Episode 30

Laugh It Off, Put Some Clown Makeup On   To me, make-up is a chore - troublesome AND boring. But having discovered Clown Contouring by Youtube Beauty Guru BellaDeLune, I am convinced that applying make-up can actually be fun! As I watched the video on how she achieved her flawlessly contoured face,...

5 Indian Dishes You Have to Try in Singapore

More than just Roti Prata   What do you do when you’re spoilt for choice over which kinds of prata to order? I personally order all of them - it’s no wonder that until recently, I knew next to nothing about the sheer variety of other dishes that the Indian cuisine...

6 Crazy Lunchtime Deals Along the Singapore River Starting From $9

Lunch Deals by the Singapore River   Strolling down the Singapore River is a great way to destress, listening to the gentle whoosh of the waters and tourists taking leisurely stroll and taking in the sights. But more than that, there’s something tranquil about dining by the Singapore River and indulging...

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