Monday, December 28, 2009

Happy Birthday!

We had a gathering in Intercontinental Singapore for my birthday. We had good food and also time well spent for good chat. Another gathering following up in a few days' time for dinner.

Monday, November 9, 2009

Hong Kong Macau Family Trip

Waiting to go breakfast.

My parents' first breakfast in HK.

Ferry on the way to Macau.

Finally, we reached Macau!
F1 Street Race Track in Macau.
Took this picture from St. Paul as it look really European to me.

Family photo at St. Paul

Stanley Ho's Grand Lisboa Casino.

We met this cute & friendly puppy on our way down. I really hope I can bring him back to Singapore.

Zhuhai is just direction opposite of Macau.

Macau Tower, you can bungy jump from here.

Ma Zhu Temple in Macau

Venetian Hotel

A beautiful fountain in the hotel

Back to HK. On the way to Avenue of Star, we walk through this shopping mall and found some Classic cars in the mall. Behind me is the famous Ford Model T.

Andy Lau!!!

My childhood kung fu hero, Ti Lung

Bruce Lee Statue

We are now in Museum of Hong Kong History.

100 years back, there is no Mercedes Benz and this is what I supposed we call a sedan.

Hong Kong in the 60s where street hawker selling bananas and fruits.

In the old HK Tram

HK during the Japanese Occupation

HK is the largest toy manufacturer in the past.

If you look closely at the bottom right, there is a Singapore factory for China Can Co.

School Bag advertisement in the 60s.

Crocodile Advert!

Sunday, October 18, 2009

Hong Kong, October

Picture took near Star Ferry

On my way to Tai Yuan Street to buy Tomica

Took this picture because it look like our HDB flats

Old buildings at Electric Road

I'll be staying in King's Hotel in Nov 2009. See you again Hong Kong.

Friday, October 2, 2009

First Day in Mumbai

Our hotel is just 3 to 5 mins drive from Airport. If traffic jam, we can walk or run there to catch our flight.

Souvenir Hunter

Me hunting for Made in India Toy Cars

Me hunting for miniature Taj Mahal

Don't flame me. Not my idea. I am just entertaining the crowd.

INMEX 2009 Exhibition

First ever Pmax booth in Marine exhibition and we given our first time to India

I am proud to represent Pmax for our first ever exhibition

Gupta from Tru-Marine Vigil, our nanny during our trip.

OOps, our ride had a punctured tyre and driver Ashok comes to the rescue on our way back from exhibition.

Julian at work, presenting our company to Mr. Patel of Great Eastern Shipping.

Group photo with staff of Wilhelmsen

Finally, 3 musketeers of Singapore


Common sights of children selling things or asking for money when you stop at traffic lights. They are kind of pitiful but you cannot give them money. This is just not right and heard some are syndicates.

Slums or squatters which we do not see everyday in Singapore

Victoria Terminals

A Chevrolet Showroom

Rolex Restaurant???? What they serve I wonder

Thursday, October 1, 2009

KFC India

I have tried KFC around the world. India is no exception.

Gateway of India

The Gateway of India was built to commemorate the visit of King George V and Queen Mary to Bombay, prior to the Delhi Durbar, in December 1911. The foundation stone was laid on 31 March 1911, by the Governor of Bombay Sir George Sydenham Clarke, with the final design of George Wittet sanctioned in August 1914. Between 1915 and 1919 work proceeded on reclamations at Apollo Bundar for the land on which the gateway and the new sea wall would be built. The foundations were completed in 1920, and construction was finished in 1924. The Gateway was opened on 4 December 1924, by the Viceroy, the Earl of Reading.
The last British troops to leave India, the First Battalion of the Somerset Light Infantry, passed through the Gateway in a ceremony on 28 February 1948

(Taken from Wikipedia)