Tag: Travel

Picking my parents up from the airport

About 24 hours agyer they left their house in rural NSW their plane landed in Singapore. We arrive a little early just in case the advertised delay was wrong. We did arrive after the original time but not so far after that they would…

A year in Singapore

Singapore Marina Bay Sands

About this time last year we were at the airport and getting ready to move over to Singapore. The morning started a bit rushed and chaotic but we got there in the end. Most of the bags we had packed were too heavy to…

Metallica Vienna

Back in August we saw Metallica in Vienna. My phone has issues uploading the videos. Eventually I will get them uploaded and here is one to start

Property manager for invetments

Three investment properties, three very different locations. Only two with a property manager because we lived in one. The one we lived in, we shared with flatmates. Those flatmates rented the whole apartment from us when we left. Now, they are moving out. One…

HHI – tug of war in Singapore

Just after our HHI filming in Singapore another couple submitted paperwork to the building owner for permission to film. One day the building manager was discussing with the couple as Triston walked past. He told them we had just filmed and they should speak…

House Hunters International – stage six

We aren’t actors, we haven’t had lessons or classes or any kind of education in this. We have had notes and feedback but we don’t know how to translate them to actions for our House Hunters International audition and application. It feels like we…

House Hunters International – stage five

We are slowly progressing with our house hunters international audition/application. Or maybe we are constantly heading for the bin but Singapore is so hot they really want to get us on, if only we weren’t so boring? Monday comes, we stay up. We did…

House Hunters International – stage four

house hunters international filming in sydney

It turns out I didn’t have to wait long. On my Wednesday morning, following the Friday submission, I had an email. All of our House Hunters paperwork has been approved but can we just update something in the video. Our house tour portion was…

House Hunters International – stage three

A Singapore shop house building

At 6:48 am my gmail updated to say one new email. Not many people have my Gmail so it tends to be spam. I clicked to the tab to delete the spam and there it was. House Hunters International. Woo hoo, I got something!…

House Hunters International – stage two

With the house hunters international phone appointment locked in, we actually managed to have the Skype call. It lasted about 20 minutes and shortly after we got an email. The email had the full application form attached. Well, it came over as 5 pages…