Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum Singapore
Adventure, photography

Postcard: Singapore

Here's a look back at Singapore. We were there for about a week in March 2019. I had never been before, and I really enjoyed it. This city-state is sophisticated and easy to navigate by public transportation. Our hotel, The Regent, offered a smartphone in the room that helped us use the bus system so… Continue reading Postcard: Singapore

Maui Bay Fiji ATB
Adventure, photography

Postcard: Coral Coast, Fiji

I took this photo on the pier at Maui Bay. It was low tide at sunset. I like the way the thatch fringe frames the image at the top and the wooden railing subtly frames the bottom and right side of the image. There's a lovely interplay of shadow and light, a suggestion of horizon… Continue reading Postcard: Coral Coast, Fiji

Adventure, Art

Closeup: Fijian War Clubs

We explored the RoC Market this past Sunday. The market is a popular event held in downtown Suva every third Sunday of the month. It features local small businesses selling artisinal goods, plants and food. One of the booths we stopped at belonged to Fijian artist Alifereti Malai. We were struck by his beautiful artworks… Continue reading Closeup: Fijian War Clubs

An Pho
Adventure, Food

An Pho Restaurant, Suva, Fiji

An Pho is, as far as I know, the only pho (pronounced "fuh") restaurant in Suva. It's located on the second floor of the Garden City shopping complex. We stopped by for a satisfying lunch last Saturday. While the interior is inviting with its modern decor, we chose to sit at one of the few… Continue reading An Pho Restaurant, Suva, Fiji