Archive for October, 2009

House on a Rock at Rhode Island

House on a Rock at Rhode Island

| October 31, 2009 | 187 Comments

House on a Rock at Rhode Island | Clingstone, an unusual and such a vintage, 103-year-old mansion in Rhode Island’s Narragansett Bay, survives through the love and hard work of family and friends. Henry Wood, the owner, runs the house like a camp where all skilled workers welcome. The Jamestown Boatyard hauls the family’s boats […]

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Why You Should Visit Singapore

Why You Should Visit Singapore

| October 20, 2009 | 6 Comments

Singapore is an island city-state located at the southern part of Malaysia. Occupying only 710.2 km square, Singapore is a microstate and the smallest nation in Southeast Asia. It is substantially larger than Monaco and Vatican City, the only other surviving sovereign city-states. The population of Singapore including non-residents is approximately 4.99 million. Singapore is […]

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Deepavali 2009: Festival of Lights Images

Deepavali 2009: Festival of Lights Images

| October 15, 2009 | 4 Comments

Deepavali or the ‘Festival of Lights’ is celebrated by Hindus with prayers, family gatherings and festivities. Open houses are held where family and friends visit each other and enjoy delicious Indian traditional goodies. Expect to find plenty of “muruku”, a crispy Indian delicacy that is particularly popular during this festival. Below are some beautiful photos […]

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Ultimate Geek in Malaysia (Funny)

Ultimate Geek in Malaysia (Funny)

| October 14, 2009 | 15 Comments

My friend, Fitri has experienced a very rare moment in his life, in which he is “luckily” met with this phycho geek in the public restroom in Kuala Lumpur. Take a look on this picture and tell me what you think. This is very funny hahaha 🙂 MOST POPULAR IN THIS MONTH !!! 20 Autos […]

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How to Claim Tax Back When Leaving the UK

How to Claim Tax Back When Leaving the UK

| October 12, 2009 | 7 Comments

How to Claim Tax Back When Leaving the UK | Do you know that besides claiming Value Added Tax (VAT) at the airport, you can also get your tax back? But this offer only limited to those who have stayed and resided in the United Kingdom (UK) for some time. While the residences of UK […]

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Photo Monday – Introducing You Orang Utans!

Photo Monday – Introducing You Orang Utans!

| October 12, 2009 | 1 Comment

These are the compilation of wonderful scenes of orang utans in Borneo. Once widespread throughout the forests of Asia, orang utans are now confined to just two islands, Sumatra and Borneo. There are two genetically distinct species: the Sumatran orangutan (Pongo abelii) and the Bornean orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus). The two species show slightly different physical […]

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