Vintage postcards of Penang in the 1960s

I recently went on a week long trip to Hong Kong, and during my time at The Peak, I thought about how similar my hometown in Penang was to Hong Kong – what with its furnicular trams, prestigious hillside residences and traces of colonial Britain. Here are some postcards I found at home of PenangContinue reading “Vintage postcards of Penang in the 1960s”

Georgetown at night

For my Christmas trip back home this December, I had the chance to wander around Georgetown at night with my trusty Olympus EP3. It’s always a surreal walk around this part of old Penang, as it’s so dead and quiet at night with the exception of a few bars. The backpacker scene centred around ChuliaContinue reading “Georgetown at night”

One night in a presidential suite

How is it that a few Saturday nights ago I found myself at the Presidential Suite of Marina Bay Sands in Singapore? In a very unlikely scenario where two deluxe rooms got upgraded to a presidential suite for free, 8 of us girls met up to celebrate a friend’s hen night. The girls checked inContinue reading “One night in a presidential suite”