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CNY Book of Survival The Do’s and the Donts

CNY Book of Survival: The Do’s and the Dont’s

Getting it right on the things you should and should not do this Chinese New Year Back in the days, around the time our ma and pa were still children, Chinese New Year superstitions were heavily believed and its rituals were adhered to strictly and obediently without question. Where these beliefs originated from is still […]

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8 Things you see during CNY, but don’t know the name of

8 Things You See During CNY, But Don’t Know the Name Of

You see them lying around, but what are they really called? You know what it looks like, you know it only appears during Chinese New Year, but when an ang moh ask you what it is you scratch your head and go “uhh….wait ah lemme Google”. Or worse, you make up something so apart from […]

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CNY Book of Survival, How to Overcome the Questions

The CNY Book of Survival: How to Overcome the Questions

Geared up for Chinese New Year? No, we don’t mean if your CNY decos are up or if your car is serviced for the long journey home (though you should probably do that too). What we mean is if you’re prepared for the heavy flurry of questions from prying relatives trying to get their noses […]

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20 Travel goals to strive for in 2020

20 Travel goals to strive for in 2020

Where did the time go? We’re already at the turn of the decade when it seems like just last week we were writing our resolutions for 2019! (How did that turn out?) While it’s comforting to dwell in the past, we must remind ourselves to keep looking forward in order to strive for greater milestones. […]

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