Just tell me you want me (free plane tickets be damned!)

I came across this story from LA Times, how Japan is thinking of offering foreigners free tickets to Japan just for them to spend a holiday there. To quote the complete article: “Seeking to lure tourists to a nation still reeling from the effects of the March earthquake and tsunami, Japan says it will make…

Durian Dreams

I always dreamed of migrating to Singapore to start a new life with my hubby. I don’t know, maybe it’s because of feeling like after ten years of working, I still find little improvement in my life. I probably mentioned before that I have always considered Singapore as the best–if not, one of the best–countries…

The end of a dream?

Since I first laid my eyes on Singapore, the City State, I promised myself that I will migrate there together with the Hubby. There, at the well-kept and well-maintained streets of Singapore, my feet will trod as I look for jobs that will take advantage of my passion and my desire for a new job,…

How can you miss me, if you won’t let me go?

There’s one thing that’s been bugging me for a few days now. Trawling through Facebook and just via email and seeing all these people leaving the country to work and migrate on foreign shores. And I’ve been thinking for sometime now if it’s still right for me (and Mike) to stay here. Unlike some people…