Sharon and Jacques' Excellent Blog

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Thank you!

November 21st, 2007 · No Comments

Sharon and I returned back to Canada on Nov 14. We left on June 21 so we were gone for quite a while. All I can say is it’s good to be home in our own house. It’s not good to be home to Fall weather in Canada. I’m starting to think that all that […]

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Tags: Blogroll · Dubai · Kuwait · Post-trip · Travel

Chinatown

September 2nd, 2007 · Comments Off

Every Chinatown I have been to anywhere in the world has had questionable sanitation standards.  The streets have been overflowing with stuff, there is often garbage at the curbside as well as on the sidewalks, and well, there are the smells.  That does not mean it is not interesting or engaging, just that it has […]

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Tags: Blogroll · Singapore · Travel

In the Jungle…

September 2nd, 2007 · No Comments

We hit the Night Safari this weekend and it was fantastic.  The most amazing animal exhibit I have seen outside of Africa.  The Night Safari is a zoo type experience that happens at night when the animals are at their most active.  There are kilometres of walking paths as well as a monorail that takes […]

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Tags: Blogroll · Singapore · Travel

Singapore Sling

September 2nd, 2007 · No Comments

We have arrived safely in Singapore and I have to say I am impressed.  This place is beyond fantastic.  It is sort of an adult version of Disneyland, in that everything seems perfect.  There is nary a pothole to be found on the roads, there is no garbage to be found anywhere on the streets, […]

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Tags: Blogroll · Singapore · Travel