Travel

A Tropical Christmas

I’m currently burning Christmas tree scented candles in my room. (Singapore isn’t big on smoke alarms either.) It might be May, but I feel it’s legitimate, given that this year was only the second I have ever been devoid of a real Christmas tree. The first was the time we left it so late on …

Siga Siga

That was the first Greek I learnt, and it was synonymous with Cypriot culture. Slowly slowly. 1. So, had a ‘meeting’ (seminar type class type thing) at 10.30. 2. The professor casually wandered in at gone 11, disappeared, reappeared, and asked, in apparent astonishment, as to whether we were waiting for him. 3. He’d emailed …