Ideas from Singapore

We grabbed some tropical inspiration in Singapore last year when we took two groups of Ross Garden Tours travellers to the biennial Singapore Garden Festival. Leading one of the groups, Robin Powell was well placed to report on all the…

High Time for High Tea

Linda has just returned from Singapore, where one of her highlights was High Tea at Raffles. She writes this postcard whilst walking the white marble walkways past rooms with signs that read ‘Tiffin’, ‘Long Bar’ and ‘East Indie’ with her…

Singapore Super Trees

Graham and Sandra Ross have just returned from a Singapore Fling to see the Super Trees. Are you planting a tree this Autumn? How about one of these? Sandra reports: We’ve just taken Ross travellers for a one week Sing-fling.…

A plea for palms

Are there two kinds of people in the world – the ones who love palms and those who hate them? My diagnosis is that those in the second group have merely been infected by too many badly used cocos palms.…