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Hip Dating Spots Back in the Day   Before Resorts World Sentosa, before world-class shopping at Orchard Road, and before Marina Barrage, where did our parents and grandparents go to paktor? It may be difficult for us millennials to conjure an image of a fun date without glitz, grandeur and advanced...
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Explore Istana Woodneuk   Hidden in the mass of vegetation between Holland Road and Tyersall Avenue lies Istana Woodneuk, an abandoned mansion once belonging to Sultan Abu Bakar of Johor. The mansion is said to have been built in the late 19th century for the Sultan’s fourth wife, Sultana Khadijah. Before...
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Affordable Luxury in the Heart of Bangkok   Ahhh Thailand, the Land of Smiles, cheap clothes, great food and elephant riding. As much as we'd like to be, we can't all be James Bonds, sipping our martinis as we're chauffeured to our mansions. But thanks to the Singapore dollar's strength, luxury...
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Local Singapore Powerfoods   Powerfoods are the healthiest types of food in the world. They hold superpowers thanks to their high nutrient and vitamin content. There are many powerfood lists around that cater to the Western community but we've never seen one with a local, Singapore focus. And we’ve also seen...
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#AskBellywellyjelly: Let's get personal.   In the latest episode of TheSmartLocal TV's beauty series "Pretty Smart", we got YOU involved! We invited you to ask Christabel anything through the hashtag #AskBellywellyjelly & get to know her a little better as she shares personal stories about her journey as a blogger and...
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Heaven Is A Place On Earth   “I wish I had the time and money to see the world and all its beauties - the Eiffel Tower, River Thames, Xiao GuiLin, medieval castles.” How often do dream of travelling to see the greatest sights around the world but end up never...
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About the North    Growing up in North Singapore, my family has never been short of food places to go to. Yet, after a satisfying meal in the North, someone will ask the dreaded question: “So … what do we do next?” - Silence - North Singapore comprises of peaceful and...
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Best Food IG Accounts In Singapore   We all have that one friend who Instagrams pictures of his/her food endlessly. Either that or we have at least someone we follow online who posts snapshots of their baking/cooking/eating adventures, anything that evolves around food. Love it or hate it, they're here to...
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Love Our Grandparents   From changing our diapers to cooking and taking care of us during our childhood years, our grandparents played pivotal roles in our lives. To thank them for their years of hard work and constant affection, let’s treat our grandparents to a feast at their favourite dialect restaurants,...
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About Restaurant Week   Whet your appetite and let your belt buckles loose because Restaurant Week is back in town again. From the 14th to 22nd of March, this event of gastronomic delight brings some of Singapore’s best and brightest restaurants to your taste buds with their special menus and affordable...
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