Staycaytions in Singapore
Ahhh, staycations. Waking up to a place away from home. Waddling in unreasonably long bubble baths. Only having to worry about a lack of stamina to eat up the entire buffet spread. How’s that not the dream?
Keep warm with Korean BBQ this winter!
It’s hard to come up with plans when it’s just too cold outside. All you want is to stay warm with a good grill with a buffet of meat already set up just for you. You might even go for a hot pot, a side
Things to Do in Sarawak
"Do you guys have internet?"
"Are the roads like.. straight over there?"
"You don’t really live in treehouses...right?"
These are the sort of questions I get whenever I visit another state and introduce myself as a
“I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.” ― Mother Teresa
How many of us volunteered in schools just to fulfil the minimum CIP requirements? Even though volunteeri
Best Shopping Spots in Bangkok
Bangkok has earned a reputation as the shoppers' haven, and rightfully so. It is a shopping paradise. But with that paradise comes chaos - a beautiful type of chaos, but a chaos nonetheless. With the endless se
50 Best Local Bangkok Food
After several solo trips to Bangkok, the TSL team decided to fly over together with one mission in mind. To create the greatest guide to Bangkok food the world has ever seen. As a team of 4, we went on to eat
About Singapore's Traditional Foods
Even with the increasing variety of food choices, traditional food in Singapore remains an indelible part of our identity and childhood. Many of these traditional foods look deceptively simple, but they're
Singapore's Young Hawkers
One of my most memorable experiences growing up was weekend breakfasts at hawker centres with my family. Our usual haunts were Ang Mo Kio or Toa Payoh, where I’d have my favourite bowl of fishball noodles or nasi le
Young Singapore Hawkers
With 20 new hawker centres - more than 800 new stalls - slated to be built over the next 12 years, Choa Chu Kang and Sengkang residents will soon have the happy dilemma of choosing which stall to patronise for breakfa
MacRitchie TreeTop Walk Guide
MacRitchie is beautiful and refreshing, but also really big and difficult to navigate. Well, it was for me, anyway. I've gone in search of the TreeTop Walk thrice in my life, but have only found it twice. And al
SHINE Festival: Build Your World
Singapore’s biggest youth festival is back! Since its inception in 2005, the National Youth Council (NYC) has dedicated the month of July to the SHINE Festival. SHINE Festival showcases youths' talents, promotes talent development and highlights inspiring youth role-models.
This year, other than promoting local...
About Eat @ 7, ENBU
Eat @ 7 is a brand new concept restaurant chain located at the roof garden of Suntec City - taking seven of the most popular food concepts from Japan to Singapore. ENBU is the first of the seven to officially open its doors, and is...
Food is Good
Teochew cold crab
We are Singaporeans. We love food. It’s no surprise, then, that the Singapore Food Festival is returning for its 22nd year to satisfy Singaporean palates and celebrate local food. This year’s theme is ‘A Fresh Taste of Tradition’ and revisits Singapore’s food heritage while...
A new Thai restaurant located in the brand-new ONEKM shopping mall, ParaThai aims to bring authentic Thai favourites to Singapore, altered to fit the local palate.
Walking into ParaThai, you’d be forgiven if you felt like you were entering an art gallery. Featuring abstract artworks adorning the walls,...
Understanding Our Muslim Friends A Little Better
In the past few weeks, you've seen us make a fool of ourselves in Singaporeans Try. But in this episode, we take the humour down a notch and tried fasting for a day. All of us were so excited the day before...
Whisper? More Like Screaming!
Have you ever tried to speak to someone while your headphones are blasting really loud music? If your answer is yes, then you would probably have been told that you were shouting out your sentences. This is the premise of The Whisper Challenge: to win, we...
Home away from home
We always miss the food back home whenever we travel overseas. Yet local cuisine abroad has a reputation for being costly and substandard. While in Auckland, my cravings for hawker fare led me to the worst chicken rice ever. It cost me $15 - and I...
Not your typical KFC
Step aside Kentucky, the only thing that KFC is going to stand for nowadays is Korean Fried Chicken. Korean fried chicken is best known for its double deep frying technique, served with a generous amount of sauce and flavoured toppings. Chi-mek, short for chicken and beer (맥주mek-ju)...
Things To Do In Bali
Before I visited Bali, I thought that all there was to do in Bali was go to the beach, and I'd ignorantly think to myself, "Whatever, I can just go to Sentosa." And to past me, I say, "You have no idea what you're talking...
Best dim sim in Sydney
Yum cha literally means “drink tea” in Cantonese, but this has evolved to a brunch where you are fed tons of delicious Chinese dim sim or dim sum (點心). One sign of how cosmopolitan Sydney is how Sydneysiders (and Australians in general, even those not...