Travel Pics Theme: Z for Zoology

  This week, our letter theme is Z, for Zoology. We’ll be featuring pictures we’ve taken of animals in our travels, on four continents. The first is of butterflies feeding on bananas from Asia – in Singapore, and more specifically on Sentosa Island. Sentosa is a resort and theme attraction in Singapore which includes an…

Travel Pics Theme: S for Singapore

The theme letter for our ‪‎travel pics this week is S, for Singapore. We featured a photo earlier this week of the Flower Dome at Gardens By The Bay – but to wrap us up, it’s the Cloud Forest, next door. It’s a two acre garden, with cool moist conditions like those in tropical mountain regions between…

Travel Pics Theme: S for Singapore

The theme letter for our ‪‎travel pics this week is S, for Singapore. For Saturday, we are on board a bumboat, near Clarke Quay. Bumboats are small, ferry-like vessels which are a tourist attraction in Singapore.. the name comes from the Dutch boomschuit, or tree boat. Originally boats that ferried people and supplies to and…

Travel Pics Theme: S for Singapore

The theme letter for our ‪‎travel pics this week is S, for Singapore. Singapore’s built architecture is fascinating … there are pockets of colonial pomp, and stretches of classic Singapore rich people’s housing and brutalist public housing blocks. And then there are the newest structures – aspirational, eschewing all the classic straight lines of the…