Tag Archives: Singapore

Where did the week go?

There has been a higher level of activity since we got back to Malaysia from Singapore. Karen has continued physical therapy and some other doctor appointments and has made several trips by bus, taxi and train for day trips to … Continue reading

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Eye and Other Updates

There really has been much to say about the eye since the last update. Unfortunately, there has been no apparent further progress to the vision. The vision is still far better than it was before the surgery. And the eye … Continue reading

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Last Photos at Sentosa Island

We stayed at the OneĀ° 15 Marina at Sentosa Island in Singapore for about 6 weeks. Sentosa is the resort “getaway” of Singapore with an amusement park, golf course, beaches, high-end hotels, condos and houses. Just across the causeway is … Continue reading

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Back in Malaysia

Over the last few days we did some last souvenir shopping, found some foods that are hard to find in Malaysia, prepared the boat, cleared out of customs, paid the marina, and finally left Singapore yesterday morning. We had a … Continue reading

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In Another World

I’m going to have one blog post on this topic, and it may bore some of you or make you say “there goes Frank doing some bizarre tech thing again”. But, I think it’s worth sharing. For one thing, this … Continue reading

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Getting Around Singapore

One of the best things about Singapore is the extensive metropolitan transportation system. Trains are clean, safe, and abundant. You get a pass card that can easily be topped up and just slap it on the gate on your way … Continue reading

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Miscellaneous Updates

[NOTE: This post from March 31st got lost in my archives during our server change. I’m reposting it to get it back in the archives.] My plan to change out the water heater got delayed. A guy at the marina … Continue reading

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Boating Life: Boat Parts Age Quicker

Boats are like houses in some ways. They both can start out new and have only a few problems initially, if they were built with quality and with good quality systems, and if you properly maintain them. There are some … Continue reading

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Change of Pace

For the past couple of weeks, things have been in flux on what our plans would be for the coming weeks/months. The initial recovery period from the eye surgery required me to take it pretty easy. So we assumed I … Continue reading

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Update After Eye Surgery

It’s been about 6 days since the eye surgery. The first couple of days after the surgery were pretty slow for me due to recovery from the general anesthesia. I slept about twice as many hours as normal and was … Continue reading

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