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Rawa Island

The family has spent another fantastic weekend away in Malaysia on Rawa Island, our favourite little retreat from Singapore with its lovely beaches and relaxed atmostphere. This time we travelled away for a long weekend that tied in with the Hari Raya public holiday, accompanied by the Eiemarkers, who stayed in the cabin next door to us so we could have all four children play together and enjoy the beach. This is our third time to Rawa, the previous time was about this time last year and the weather was just as good although this time we were treated to […]

Lanterns, Formula 1 and a beach escape to Malaysia

It has been an exciting few weeks here in Singapore and we kicked off at full speed with the world’s first night time Grand Prix that was held here. The race started at 8pm and we were lucky to have some tickets to the three days of qualifying and the eventual final race. It was thrilling to watch and our seats gave us a perfect viewpoint on the cars as they screamed past, gunning down through the gears before disappearing under the grandstand under our feet! Every year around the same time, people in Singapore also celebrate the Full Moon […]