Christopher Lee

145 articles

Observing the 78th Anniversary of the Fall of Singapore

It is the 78th anniversary of the fall of Singapore this year. Talk to any self-declared history buff and you'll be regaled with breathless...

At Kanada-ya Ramen, Ramen is More Than Just a Bowl of Noodles

Ramen, a dish that we all know and love, a dish that some consider the very definition of Japanese cuisine.One of my ultimate comfort...

5 Things You Never Knew About Airplane Food

I don’t know if I can take anyone who says airplane food is good or decent seriously.For one, it isn’t exactly the freshest (more...

The Projector – Singapore’s Very Own Cinema for Hipsters and Cinephiles

There're few places that exude character and creativity the way an independent arthouse cinema does.Tucked on the fifth floor of the Golden Mile Tower...

The Two-week February Phenomenon That Is The Yosemite “Firefall”. Here’s how you can see it.

As the distant sun sets, the rays illuminate the running waters of Horsetail Falls within Yosemite National Park, and the backlit of the sun...

5 Things That Tourists Should Never Do in Singapore

I remember being in New York, talking to a tour guide, and when I mentioned I was from Singapore, and her reply was: “Oh,...

An Open Letter to The World

Let’s all take a breather people.January 2020 is finally over, and we can all agree that it hasn’t been the greatest of starts to...

Your Guide to Surviving a Night Market

Honest to God, I am conflicted when it comes to night markets. On the one hand, you can find some spectacular street food with...

Green Tea Lovers, It’s Time to Check Out the Boseong Green Tea Festival

The southwestern South Korean province of Jeollanam-do is often passed over by  travellers, with many opting for glitzy Seoul or the tranquil coastal city...