• If God Is Here, He Moves Time Slowly

    Our initial plans as shared with some friends, was to head to Oman for our vacation.  To cut the long story short, we decided to head to Colombo, Sri Lanka. After we got our flights sorted, we were looking for places to stay, for our first trip to Sri Lanka. Searched on online places, review site, we decided on UGA Residences, located at Park Street, Colombo 2. According to its website. Built in the 19th century by a wealthy barrister, Sheikh Salehboy Moosajee, the halls and ballrooms of this grand Victorian townhouse once welcomed British governors, Indian maharajas, European nobility and the cream of colonial Ceylon society. It was formerly…

  • Lessons Learnt From Owning A Piece Of New Apartment

    I love our weekend home.  We did not intend to buy a weekend home, neither we ever thought of we will be doing it in our life.  Weekend home is really a nice term for many, we happened to have one, after we had lunch at a place which was close to the property developer showcase, of which we paid the deposit without much consideration.  You may say it is impulse buying. Like the official story we shared with everyone, we actually visited the showcase to collect the information for aboutcom’s colleagues, whom have been looking for their first home purchase.  It is true.  Just that none of them bought…

  • To feel like Penang-Lan, live like one

    Never a fan of home stay. But when our kids suggested that we should be staying at someone’s home when we are in Georgetown, so that we could experience not just the food and culture surrounding, but also experiencing how the local lives.