Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

Given that I’m in Singapore for quite some time this summer, I thought it would be fun to write a series detailing a few of my adventures around this sunny city-state. Some of my ongoing missions include a hunt to find all 7 Merlion Statues (I’ve only seen the 2 main ones), visiting the gardens…

Amsterdam: My First Solo Trip!

So, Kabi…is this – is this some sort of “symbolic” way to welcome your twenties? You’ve done airports alone, sure, you’ve walked around a bunch of cities alone, sure, but not –  I didn’t plan for this one. It’s happened so quickly: one click and I’ve booked my bus ride, another click and voilà –…

Nairobi: A Celebration of Home

I’ve never seen Nairobi like this. I’m up thirty-two floors, looking down on the city from a helipad atop the Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC). I’ve known this building to be one of our most distinct landmarks, but I’m now on it, so it’s pretty much out of the picture (pun unintended). I’ve never seen…