Emotions run high as Brunei HM’s Golden Jubilee procession begins!

Brunei’s His Majesty completes fifty years of his succession to the throne today.  Thousands of people, from all walks of life, lined the road where the procession of this celebration took place.  Citizens, residents, as well tourists lined up in the streets of Bandar as early as 8 am although the procession was to begin … Continue reading Emotions run high as Brunei HM’s Golden Jubilee procession begins!

A workshop in Seria

I was curiously surprised when my friends from the Toastmasters club asked me if I would like a conduct a workshop for kids in “Syria.” What a profound initiative and a human endeavor to go out and help kids in the war-stricken country, and I was going to be a part of it! My thoughts were … Continue reading A workshop in Seria

A car accident

It had just drizzled that afternoon. The roads were wet but not drenched with water. John was driving on the highway towards Gadong. Traffic was thin. Somewhere near the DST tower, John’s car was hit from behind, more on the right corner. On impact, the car turned 180 degrees and it faced oncoming traffic.  Seeing a … Continue reading A car accident

Peranakan food @Chill-V

Go For: Ipoh white coffee and Peranakan Cuisine As you step your inside the chill-V restaurant in Times Square mall, the first thing you notice is the typical tea-house setting and décor: Marble-top tables and tea-house style brown polished low stools. Of course there are sofa seats too, for those who desire more comfortable seating. Interestingly … Continue reading Peranakan food @Chill-V