Tapas in Taipa

  Don’t miss the Macau international fireworks contest this weekend. Carolynne Dear takes a stroll through the peninsula’s cultural other half, pretty Taipa Village, which is also home of the firecracker. (Originally published in the September 2016 issue of Expat Parent).   Cobbled alleyways and pretty pastel-coloured terraces don’t exactly spring to mind when you contemplate booking a… Read More Tapas in Taipa

Private island paradise is just an hour from Singapore

(published in the September 2016 issue of Expat Parent, http://www.expat-parent.com)     A few years ago I was corresponding with a “mummy friend” who had recently moved to Singapore with hertoddler. “Oh, we’re renting a desert island with some of our playgroup friends,” she breezily told me when I asked what she was up to over… Read More Private island paradise is just an hour from Singapore