One thing about Washington DC’s metro–it is bloody difficult to spot the entrance.
At Yew Tee MRT station, there is an uncle selling ice-cream from his ice-cream cart. He has been doing it for a long time–I seem to recall him being there since 7 years ago. I suspect he has limited mobility with his legs. He’s there everyday. At one point, I thought he recognised me–I bought…… Continue reading
It was around 11pm in Singapore. I was at Bugis MRT station with a friend and we were waiting to board the train towards Joo Koon. The display board showed 6 mins to the next train. When the train arrived, it wasn’t too crowded and people managed to get on alright. At the next station…… Continue reading Packed EW train at 11pm
So apparently there were severe disruptions on the North-South Line from Marina Bay to Braddell stations this evening in Singapore. No idea what time it happened. Doesn’t say on CNA or The Straits Times, but do know that it is during the evening, at least before 6.50pm. Southbound trains started running from 9pm again while…… Continue reading Tube versus MRT disruptions
There were more cars on Exhibition Road than I had ever seen in the whole time that I was at Imperial. Before, when there were more roadworks, less cars drove down Exhibition road, and those that did, did so warily, slowly, carefully. Not so the cars I saw last night. Tempted to say “It’s a…… Continue reading Congestion Charge
It is a glorious day in London today. The skies are so blue you can’t see any clouds at all. In fact, the skies were almost clear last night. … “Chamakh” and “#Mancity” were trending on twitter last night. Not very flattering comments about the former and lots of money signs for the latter. Surprisingly,…… Continue reading We need to talk
I am rather amazed at the decisions I took regarding my trip modes today. So I walked from home to uni, and walked from one lecture room to another, and I also walked from uni to lunch. But after lunch, in deciding to get to Chinatown, I decided to take the Barclays bike instead. It…… Continue reading Mode choice