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Summary of Singapore – Kampong Glam & Bugis Street

Although considered two entirely separate areas, Bugis Street and Kampong Glam are within a few minutes walk of each other, and have a similar atmosphere. You cannot be considered a tourist unless you’ve bought some of the many cheap fashion… Continue Reading →

Summary of Singapore – Clarke Quay & Orchard Rd

Well, after my previous terse remark about Clarke Quay and Orchard Road (#18 of my 23 facts about Singapore) you wouldn’t expect me to have anything nice to say, but I would have to say no trip to Singapore would… Continue Reading →

Summary of Singapore – Little India

Little India was the area in which we stayed, at a great 35 room hotel called the Perak Hotel, which is on Perak Road, Little India. Although fairly basic, the personal service, free breakfasts, great air conditioning and central location… Continue Reading →

23 Facts about Singapore

In a few previous travel related posts (I’m thinking Canberra and North East England), I made a short list of facts I had noticed in my travels. Having just returned from 84 hoursĀ in downtown Singapore for our 9th wedding anniversary,… Continue Reading →

Weekends away

The weekend prior to Christmas, we took the staff and families from Bam Creative and Bekkers down to Bunker Bay Resort, in the very relaxing Dunsborough area. It was a great weekend, and this image summarises how I felt from… Continue Reading →

Web Directions South – Day 2

Well, after yesterdays post, we rounded the day up with Derek Featherstone‘s inspiring presentation, titled ‘Accessibility 2.0’. After a full on day of education, we headed to the Thursday evening reception, held at the venue. Free beer and food is… Continue Reading →

Web Directions South – Day 1

Well, Tuesday was the start of my web directions week, but today is the official start of the conference element. I can’t believe it’s Thursday already, time has just been flying by. I arrived with zero sleep on the red… Continue Reading →

Happy Birthday Miles’ Blog

Happy birthday to my blog. Exactly 365 days and 83 posts later (yes, an average of 4.4 days), I have achieved my promise of blogging for a year, after a number of fruitless starts in the few years prior to… Continue Reading →

On presentations and work

As mentioned in my last post, we had the culmination of nine months of work in the WA Web Awards just over a week ago. I decided in my wisdom that this would be a good time for the physical… Continue Reading →

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