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mrbrown
Singapore
Father of 3, Blogfather of Singapore, satirist, writer, traveler, podcaster & boss of new media company. Loves gadgets, film cameras & bicycle commuting.
Interests: anime, xbox, japanese robot toys, iphone, gba and pc gaming, writing about my country, playing with my daughters, faith and joy, and my son isaac, cycling, lord of the rings movies, mobile phones, apple macintoshes, ps3.
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I bought every insurance coverage I could find. No excess. My daily rental rate all in was around S$100 per day.
Toggle Commented 3 hours ago on From Berlin to Prague at mrbrown.com
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Small world hor? Haha!
Toggle Commented 3 hours ago on Hopping over to Austria at mrbrown.com
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Thats Tai Keng Gardens playground. Its a big park we love to go to near our home. :)
Toggle Commented 10 hours ago on Hand Me Down family at mrbrown.com
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Me: "That's a nice dress on Joy." Wife: "Yes, it was Faith's." Me: "That's a nice dress on Faith." Wife: "That was mine." Me: "That's a nice dress you're wearing." Wife: "That was your cousin's." We're very much a Hand... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at mrbrown.com
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Joy: "Pa! Look under there!" Me: "Under what?" Joy: "Under there!" Me: "Under what? Nice try, little one. Trying to make me say underwear, right?" Joy: "Heehee!" An hour later… Me: "Joy! Look under there!" Joy: "Under where?" Me: "Gotcha." Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at mrbrown.com
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Taken from the TXL airport bus I was in, in the early morning, as it pulled into the S-Bahnhof Beusselstraße stop. Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at mrbrown.com
Hahaha!
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Another time? Haha! Thanks for the offer!
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About 85% of the rated pressure on the tire is my rule of thumb. But if you think its hard enough for you, dont overpump liao.
Toggle Commented Sep 14, 2014 on New ride: Raleigh MV-7 at mrbrown.com
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When you have driven on Germany highways as much as we have these past weeks, you start to notice that many towns are named Ausfahrt. I mean, every other exit has a big blue sign that points to this ubiquitous... Continue reading
Posted Sep 14, 2014 at mrbrown.com
Dunno leh. Im undecided too.
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"It's been a wet Summer in Austria," our host said. And she was right. We expected clear skies here in Reith bei Seefeld but it was not to be. We woke up to rain. Even the mountains in front of... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2014 at mrbrown.com
I shoot with a mix of iPhone 5S, Sony RX100 Mk3 and mostly my Fuji XT-1 with a Fuji 10-24mm f4.
Toggle Commented Sep 11, 2014 on From Berlin to Prague at mrbrown.com
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Circle Line at Serangoon.
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Posted Sep 9, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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We are in the tiny village of Reith, near Seefeld and Innsbruck in Austria. This is the view from our living room. I know, it's insanely beautiful. Here's a shot of the bedroom and the bathroom. We booked it via... Continue reading
Posted Sep 9, 2014 at mrbrown.com
No grief at all. Because you are allowed one carry-on and one personal item. My Synapse 19 mostly counts as a personal item and slips easily under the seat in front of me. Generally most airlines allow this except the super ngeow budget airlines like Ryanair (their one bag really means one bag, even ladies handbag is counted as one bag).
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It is Sunday in Salzburg. Almost all shops are closed. We hunt for a 3G data card desperately. After a wondering around the Salzburg HBF train station area, we find a €15 for 5GB Yooopi SIM card in a tiny... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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Miyagi was right, the URL of the new Singapore Airlines F1 website really looks like it reads "Sian Night Race". You can't put SIA at the back either. Or it will read "Night Race Sia!" Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2014 at mrbrown.com
We have decided to go to Salzburg next!
Toggle Commented Sep 7, 2014 on From Berlin to Prague at mrbrown.com
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YouTube link: http://mrbrwn.co/1uquoSA Kim Huat visits the capital of the Czech Republic and sees the beauty of Prague. Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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We are finally in Prague after a long drive from Berlin. The road here was fairly smooth except for two hiccups: the terrible jam in downtown Prague, and the traffic ticket from Czech traffic police near the border. We didn't... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2014 at mrbrown.com
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I am here in Berlin to cover the Samsung Unpacked event, and they have unveiled a bunch of new devices, mostly centred around the new Note 4. The Note 4 sports a 5.7-inch Quad HD (2560x1440) Super Amoled display and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2014 at mrbrown.com
That sounds sinful.
Toggle Commented Sep 3, 2014 on First day in Berlin at mrbrown.com
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Hahaha! Ok! I try!
Toggle Commented Sep 3, 2014 on First day in Berlin at mrbrown.com
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