noelboyd.com Archives - 30 May 2016, Monday

  • World: My Bintan Lagoon Resort Review

    noelboyd.com 06 Mar '16, 2am

    It's been over a year since I last visited Bintan Lagoon Resort. My third visit to this resort was over a week ago. Yes I love this place! What's there not to love? Here are five reasons why I love Bintan Lagoon Resort!

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    World: Tattoo Education: The Three Dot Tattoo

    noelboyd.com 26 Jan '16, 11am

    There are different types of three dot tattoos. I have one on my left hand that was done in my teenage years. Mine are three tiny dots in a straight line. But today's post, we'll look at a certain three dot tattoo. This three dot tattoo has been linked to Cuban and Russian mafia, free...

  • What happens when a loved one passes away at home?

    World: Singapore: What happens when a loved one passes away at home?

    noelboyd.com 17 Oct '15, 12pm

    What happens when a loved one passes away at home in Singapore? I doubt many would know what actually happens unless one has been through it. I for one had no clue what the procedures were till my father died last month. Here are the key points that occurred that unfortunate night... ...

  • Noel's World: My Dolby Atmos Experience

    World: My Dolby Atmos Experience

    noelboyd.com 12 Dec '14, 6am

    Last week I made my way to Jem to catch the movie teenagers are going gaga about. Yup Hunger Games: Mockingjay. Now, Jem is located at Jurong Gateway and I stay at Upper Thomson Road. It took me almost an hour and a half to get to Jem! Best of it all, I watched Hunger Games alone. Yes...

  • Noel's World: Bloated iPhone 5 Battery (Bulging Screen)

    World: Bloated iPhone 5 Battery (Bulging Screen)

    noelboyd.com 29 Nov '14, 7am

    Three days ago I realized that the corner part of my iPhone 5 had popped up. It wasn't drastic but it did affect the 'home' button. Well I figured that it was wear and tear and didn't think much about it... This is how my phone looked when I woke up this morning! I did a search online...

  • I'm working on a Q&A VLOG. Would love to answer some of your questions. Submit the form here.

    World: VLOG

    noelboyd.com 19 Oct '14, 5am

    The perfect Game of War: Fire Age Guide Update 26th July 2014: I am selling my SH17 account with 4.2 million power. I'm looking at US$200 for the account or the best offer. I... Tattoo Education: The Three Dot Tattoo There are different types of three dot tattoos. I have one on my lef...

  • Stigma Against Tattoos ~ Noel's World

    noelboyd.com 20 Sep '14, 3pm

    I think anywhere you go to in the world, there will always be this horrible stigma against tattoos. Based on the little travelling I've done, I can tell you that it happens more in Asia than anywhere else. Take my visit to India in 2007 as an example. In Bangalore, I got stopped three...

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    Momma Kong Review ~ Noel's World

    noelboyd.com 31 Jul '14, 2am

    I expected the restaurant to be big. What I got instead was a small intimate area. That's awesome! I dislike big restaurants. My mindset is the smaller the restaurant, the better the service. More about the service later... Momma Kong's has a computer station that allows patrons to su...

  • My Phnom Penh Trip in a Nutshell ~ Noel's World

    My Phnom Penh Trip in a Nutshell ~ Noel's World

    noelboyd.com 20 Jul '14, 3am

    This is one of the most rewarding things you could do in Cambodia! There are many spread out over the country so I guess you can say you are spoilt for choice? These orphanages are home to children that have either lost their parents through diseases such as H.I.V or their parents sim...

  • I was invited for the first ever Don Quijote's BBQ Night last month. The food was amazing…

    Don Quijote's BBQ Night Review ~ Noel's World

    noelboyd.com 15 May '14, 7am

    I was invited for the first ever Don Quijote's BBQ Night last month. The food was amazing! Never in my wildest dreams would I have thought Spanish food could taste so good. On any given night if I am served beer, I would go easy on the food. But not at Don Quijote. Here's why...

  • Blog updated: China You Need to Ssssh! #MH370

    China you need to Ssssh! ~ Noel's World

    noelboyd.com 28 Mar '14, 11am

    image from www.lilymarliza.com While I know this post will receive backlash from some quarters, I do have an opinion and this is my blog. Faithful readers know that I have always been honest with my opinions. This post is none the different. I love Malaysia and it's people but rest as...

  • Looking for a portable speaker? I have a fresh product review on my blog!

    Review: mook's Spiggy ~ Noel's World

    noelboyd.com 13 Nov '13, 2am

    I have mad love for gadgets especially when it's a mobile phone gadget. A part of me feels like the ruler of a really cool and hip kingdom when I get my hands on an awesome gadget like the Spiggy ! And then there are days where I imagine I'm James Bond or Inspector Gadget. The Spiggy ...

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  • Also blogged about the coolest iPhone game 'QuizUp'!

    Review: QuizUp ~ Noel's World

    noelboyd.com 12 Nov '13, 9am

    This is one gaming app parents should encourage their children to play. There's the Educational category that has subjects such as Math, Spelling and Thesaurus. There's is also a Disney category too which I think children (my girlfriend included) will love. Other great categories incl...

  • Blogged! My Point of View: Ashley Madison Singapore Ban

    My Point of View: Ashley Madison Singapore Ban ~ Noel's World

    noelboyd.com 12 Nov '13, 9am

    The point I'm trying to make is this... If someone wants to cheat, THEY WILL DO IT! It's just the way it is. They don't need no Ashley Madison website! Banning Ashley Madison made Singapore look like a bunch of prudes. Instead Singapore should have come up with a movement to educate S...

  • World: Bintan Lagoon Resort: Direct Ferry & Resort Review

    noelboyd.com 20 Oct '12, 3pm

    A week ago, I had the pleasure of visiting Bintan Lagoon Resort (BLR) for a media event. I knew BLR existed but I always thought it was a small resort compared to the others on the island. Boy was I wrong! The resort is HUGEEEEE! For starters, it has not one but TWO championship 18-ho...

  • Blogged! SHIGGASHAY-TV Debut Episode

    World: SHIGGASHAY-TV Debut Episode

    noelboyd.com 24 Jul '12, 2pm

    Dr. Numb is a scam! I have an issue with the people from Dr. Numb. These fellas are worse than cheap! For a company that charges a whooping US$54.00 for a tube ... Tattoo Education: The Three Dot Tattoo There are different types of three dot tattoos. I have one on my left hand that wa...

  • Blogged! @shiGGaShay's EP release party!

    World: Shigga Shay EP Release Party

    noelboyd.com 18 Jul '12, 2pm

    I had the honour of hosting Shigga Shay's EP release party last Friday. Held at the Home Club, the launch party was a nice cozy affair that allowed his fans to get up-close. What made it all the more special was Shigga performing his entire album live with a back-up band. Ian Ortega a...

  • This is a lesson we can all learn from. A tattoo infection...

    World: My Infection From A Tattoo

    noelboyd.com 07 Jun '12, 1pm

    I have an infection from a recent tattoo session . Guess you could say that this is a case of a person not practicing what he preaches. For years I have been advising friends, readers and strangers I've had the pleasure of meeting about being careful about their choice of artist and s...

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    World: 10 Things to do in Bintan!

    noelboyd.com 27 May '12, 7am

    I recently told a friend that I took a short but excellent holiday and he replied "Eh! What's so good about Bintan?!". Maybe Bintan wouldn't suit a party animal but if you are a family man like myself or you love chilling out, there's a high chance you'll LOVE Bintan. I stayed at the ...

  • @SnakeBytesTV Hi Brian! Did a short blog post about your show and the fantastic work you're doing.

    World: SnakeBytes.TV

    noelboyd.com 22 May '12, 9am

    If you love snakes, you'll dig SnakeBytes TV! This weekly web show from BHB Reptiles is not only educational, it's entertaining. BHB Reptiles is one of the largest snake breeding facilities in the world and most of the episodes are recorded there. Brian Barczyk, the owner and host of ...

  • Thanks bro! Singapore - The Horrific Ferrari Accident via @noelboyd

    World: Singapore - The Horrific Ferrari Accident

    noelboyd.com 14 May '12, 4pm

    When I first heard of the horrific accident that happened along Rochor Road, I assumed that it was just one of those freak accidents that happen. But then I read on a news portal that the taxi's engine was found 30 metres away from the vehicle. That must have been one heck of an impac...

  • On April 10th 2011, novelist and filmmaker Allison W. Gryphon found a lump in her breast. One can only imagine...

    World: The Story of Allison W. Gryphon - Breast Cancer Battle

    noelboyd.com 11 May '12, 6pm

    On April 10th 2011, novelist and filmmaker Allison W. Gryphon found a lump in her breast. One can only imagine what went through her mind at that very second and the seconds that followed. Little did she know, the fight for her life began at that very moment. After being dignosed with...

  • I love my #GayPride bracelet.

    World: My Collection of Silicone Bracelets

    noelboyd.com 08 May '12, 1pm

    I'm totally into silicone bracelets. Besides them being awesome accessories, it's the awesome and meaningful messages that they put across. It's a great way to raise funds and create awareness. I believe in the messages of all the bracelets in my collection. I don't wear them because ...

  • Have you seen a smiling monkey? I saw one the other day... I love her!!!

    World: Thomson, My Home - Lower Pierce Reservoir

    noelboyd.com 05 May '12, 9am

    Thomson is a place I love and there isn't a neighbourhood I'd rather be in. I've got mad love for this place. I want to show you and the world how awesome this place really is. The only way I can do that is through pictures and maybe even a video special someday. So do lookout for my ...

  • New blog post! Women and men kissing. Oh yeah!

    World: The Kiss That Offended Singaporeans - Vivian Lai and Kate Pang

    noelboyd.com 04 May '12, 6am

    So it seems some Singaporeans are offended by the kiss between Kate Pang and Vivian Lai during the Star Awards. It's funny how a small little peck on the lips is deemed offensive. The peck between Kate and Vivian... Yes we are in Singapore. But aren't we supposed to be a modern city? ...

  • Blogged: The Singapore Sex Scandal & Identity of the Underage Prostitute.

    World: The Singapore Sex Scandal & Identity of the Underage Prostitute.

    noelboyd.com 20 Apr '12, 8am

    Has there been a sex scandal bigger than this one in Singapore? I highly doubt so. Yes we've seen our fair share of celebrities having affairs but nothing quite like this. To date, 48 men have been charged and it's estimated that 80 men were called up by authorities last year to assis...

  • What breed of dog do I love? You might be surprised!

    World: The Breed I Love Most!

    noelboyd.com 22 Mar '12, 8am

    One could be forgiven for assuming that a guy like me would be into dogs like Alsatians, Dobermans, Pitbulls and Rottweilers. After all, I'm not the smallest guy you'll find and I'm covered with tattoos. But my choice of a dog is far from that. Don't worry, I'm not into Poodles. Well....

  • Walking Dead fanatics! A post about the show is up on my blog...

    World: The Walking Dead Season 2 Finale and Future

    noelboyd.com 20 Mar '12, 10am

    , it's only right that I dedicate a blog post to an incredible show that has won millions of fans all over the world. The show is so popular that a video game will be released soon and a board game is already out. And beat this. A whopping 9 million fans tuned in to the finale! That's...

  • Did a post about Jipaban yesterday. It's a cool online store in Singapore!

    World: Jipaban - Online Shopping

    noelboyd.com 10 Mar '12, 7am

    ? I did sometime ago but I never got round to visiting the online store. You know how it's like when you tell yourself "I'll do it later" and it never gets done. Well it didn't get done till two years later! LOL! But let's not get negative. At least it got done! Jipaban is by Ming She...

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