Tag Archives: serene

Jacob’s Cafe

There’s something about this place that makes me feel serene. A tinge of nostalgia and the quiet and emptiness helps (before the lunch crowd arrives).

Posted in Singapore Living | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

An Utterly Charming Experience at Littered with Books (Duxton Hill)

I had been meaning to visit Littered with Books for the longest time, but I just never got around to it. I am so glad that I finally did. It’s a little bookstore located on Duxton Road, and places like … Continue reading

Posted in Singapore Living | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 25 Comments

Singapore Botanic Gardens: Most Serene Place in the City (Part 2 of 4)

I have a poor sense of direction, so the clearly marked signs were comforting. In green too, blending nicely into the natural surroundings. What was new and cool, was that the MRT station has been included. Even though it was … Continue reading

Posted in Singapore Living | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Singapore Botanic Gardens: Most Serene Place in the City (Part 1 of 4)

When I feel frazzled, just being in a place where there is a strong natural element, makes me feel serene. Which is why I love the Botanic Gardens. This time we explored just the area around the Visitor’s Centre and … Continue reading

Posted in Singapore Living | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Serenity of Seletar Reservoir

If you don’t want to spend a cent for entertainment and just want somewhere to go to calm your soul, Seletar Reservoir is a wonderful place. So nice to be away from the bustle of town I say. And the … Continue reading

Posted in Singapore Living | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Exploring Club Street and Ann Siang Hill

When you think Singapore you don’t normally imagine quiet, calm or serene. That’s why I love to seek these places out. Places like Club Street and Ann Siang Hill. You don’t need to spend a cent. Just walk the streets … Continue reading

Posted in Singapore Living | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 18 Comments

Tranquility: Capella Hotel at Sentosa

I can see why Capella Singapore won the architectural heritage awards. When I come here I feel like I’m in another country – perhaps Bintan in Indonesia, especially with the view of the South China sea. It’s also so quiet … Continue reading

Posted in Singapore Living | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment