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Saigon Opera House

I found the Saigon Opera House to be the most beautiful place in Ho Chin Minh City.
Fully designed and built by the French in 1897, it has some of the most beautifully handcrafted artworks on its facade.
The surrounding area has a uniquely European feel - with the Hotel Intercontinental overlooking the wide boulevard, antique and collectible vehicles lined up at the cafeteria, high-heeled local socialites and tourists soaking in the noon sun at the cafe, and nearby exclusive Designer Fashion brands.
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Grand Palace Bangkok

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Christmas in Orchard 2017

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Booking Our New Mazda 5

Considering the entry level prices of new cars in Singapore at $110,000+ which have a lifetime of only 10 years, it is not an easy choice to go for a car. 
I am driving a Hyundai happily for the past 6 years, which meets my day to day travel needs. Its a simple and beautiful car. But I have been thinking of upgrading my car. Looking at the cost of cars, MPVs offer the most value for a family.
I think an ideal MPV should offer 7 seater capacity, sliding doors, rear aircon (most important), 2000 cc engine to roar at max load, and comfortable leg room in every row. Sunroof is a big plus for the kids, other features like reverse cam/ navigation/ cruise control/ lane assist/ memory functions for mirrors & seats - are certainly good to have but not a necessity for me.
I have been scanning the market for some time, and I see Mazda 5 offering the most features at the best value - as compared to other cars today. It meets all my (above) needs with a sunroof, reverse cam, navigation, and a…