Posts Tagged ‘Orchard Central’

An alternative view of Orchard Road

Monday, February 3rd, 2014

This post is a reprint of a post by Jerome Lim, The Wondering Wanderer that originally appeared at The Long and Winding Road.

The best view one can possibly get of Singapore’s famous ‘shopping mile’, Orchard Road, is perhaps from up above. It is high up above the ground that one does see an unseen side of the street, known more for its gleaming modern shopping malls: that of the cover of trees – som (Read more...)

The magical sea of light at Christmas

Sunday, November 24th, 2013

This post is a reprint of a post by Jerome Lim, The Wondering Wanderer that originally appeared at The Long and Winding Road.

Every year for the last three decades, Orchard Road is transformed into an enchanting sea of lights in the lead up to Christmas. This year’s light-up, which features the silver tinged twinkle of stars and sparkle of diamonds against the cool of blue lights taking one magically away from the tropics, (Read more...)

A world apart

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

This post is a reprint of a post by Jerome Lim, The Wondering Wanderer that originally appeared at The Long and Winding Road.

A look down Orchard Road at its junction with Killiney Road close to 40 years apart. The view in 1975 was dominated by the towering Mandarin Hotel which opened in 1971, but it was probably Cold Storage, the longest established supermarket in Singapore, which would have served as a landmark. Across t (Read more...)

Shabu Sai, Great Value Shabu-Shabu Sukiyaki Buffet in Town

Monday, June 10th, 2013

This post is a reprint of a post by CalvinTimo that originally appeared at CalvinTimo.com.

Indulging on buffet is one of the favourite past time for most Singaporeans who love food.  With the opening of Shabu Sai‘s second outlet located in the heart of our city’s shopping district at Orchard Central, buffet aficionados will definitely be flocking over for great-value buffet. I (Read more...)

Heated Battle: 5th GATSBY Dance Competition Finals Singapore

Monday, February 11th, 2013

This post is a reprint of a post by CalvinTimo that originally appeared at CalvinTimo.com ひとし.

On 2nd Feb 2012, there was a battle at Far East Plaza but thankfully it was one without weapons and ammunition.  It was the 5th GATSBY Dance Competition Finals which saw many of Singapore’s most talented youths from 29 teams came and pit their dance skills together for the ultimate honour of r (Read more...)

Street Jazz and Kpop Dance at Recognize Studios

Sunday, January 13th, 2013

This post is a reprint of a post by Hpility that originally appeared at Hpility SG.


Woohoo! Its weekend and I had an awesome evening today with my blogger friends attending the special dance lesson at Recognize Studios located at Orchard Central Level 5. Thanks to dance instructor’s Jolene that she had taught us the basic step on Street Jazz and Kpop dance choreography. Great E (Read more...)

The Manhattan Pizza Co – Huge XXXL Pizzas Lands In Singapore

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

This post is a reprint of a post by Daniel that originally appeared at Daniel's Food Diary.

I have never been to Manhattan or the New York to judge their pizzas, but I do know that this Manhattan Pizza Co in Singapore serves HUGE ones. Huge to the extent that the pizza filled the entire square table, huge that each slice is bigger than my hand, huge that 5 of my hungry fri (Read more...)

What to eat in Orchard / Somerset / Dhoby Ghaut

Sunday, December 23rd, 2012

This post is a reprint of a post by Ju Ann that originally appeared at LIFE AS I KNOW IT.

what to eat in singapore

Someone asked me this the other day and since I made effort to come up with some suggestions, I shall share it here too! :) Fine, I always find myself asking what on earth to eat at Orchard/Somerset area as well. So here you go!

I won't recommend you the obvious chain restaurants that are available (Read more...)

Manhattan Pizza Co , available in Singapore now!

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

This post is a reprint of a post by Your Applepie that originally appeared at Skies of Love.


Thank you HP for introducing the Manhattan pizza co to us last weekend.
The well known Manhattan pizza co is here available in Singapore !

When HP text me asking me to go for the food tasting, I was like oh? Manhattan fish market came out with a new division ah ?


OH NO, I WAS WRONG.
Manhattan Pizza doe (Read more...)

The Manhattan Pizza Co. Singapore

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

This post is a reprint of a post by Hpility that originally appeared at Hpility SG.


Hi Readers! It’s time for Pizza Mania! Today I am going to introduce you guys a huge pizza in Singapore! Have you heard of The Manhattan Pizza Company? I got stunned at a moment when I first saw the giant pizza appeared in front of me! This is awesome!!


The Manhattan Pizza Company origin f (Read more...)