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Taipei, Tokyo, Thailand and a Triathlon in Ten Days

Apart from not being able to resist the alliteration, worth a quick post about the last few days manic travel! I have been in Taipei again for work, the north Asian summer is in full swing along with the high humidity, low visibility and muggy feeling it brings. Perfect time to be dashing around between meetings in a suit! Nevertheless I managed to get a quick visit in to Din Tai Fung for some dumplings which are amazing! Din Tai Fung’s famous pork dumplings, or Xiao Long Bao. Crowds waiting their turn at the original restaurant that gave birth to […]

April Update

Since the last update we have been travelling quite a lot! It’s a lot easier now the girls are a bit older and can run around by themselves. In 2008 Lotta & Alastair have been busy with work and travel has dominated the schedule. Alastair has been to Tokyo (twice), Seoul and Hong Kong and Lotta has also been to Vietnam. All of this was for work and lots of meetings, but we both got a chance to have a peek around the cities in between meetings and to enjoy the amazing diversity of culture and especially food that can […]

September Update

September was a pretty busy time for everyone here in Singapore, the end of the holiday season in the US & Europe heralded in a lot more work for everyone and we had our hands full with the ever changing and growing girls at home. Stella and her best friend Scarlett were treated to a special experience and were able to savour the thrill of a live High 5 concert in Singapore, which they absolutely loved to bits!!! Alastair was also busy with a Digital Film Course, learning the art of writing, planning, filming and directing a film over 10 […]