Thursday, June 1, 2017

DBS Marina Regatta 2017 @ The Promontory at Marina Bay

From 1 to 4 June 2017, Singapore’s Biggest BayFest, of DBS Marina Regatta (DBSMR) has returned with high-octane thrills and spills on land and water.  The regatta will be packed with a slate of unmissable activities for the outdoor enthusiasts, fitness lovers and partygoers alike from day to night, while watching the region’s top dragon boating teams battle it out against the iconic Marina Bay skyline for Asia’s highest prize purse of SGD 134,000. This year, see the debut of Singapore’s largest giant inflatable water obstacle course and Singapore’s largest interactive art dome to induce new & unique experience.


DRAGON BOATING
Jointly organised with the Singapore Dragon Boat Association (SDBA), this year’s international dragon boat competition will see an estimated 90 teams and more than 3,000 athletes gathering on the waters of Marina Bay to compete for cash prizes totalling SGD 134,000 – the highest for the sport in Asia.

SAILING
Eventgoers will get the chance to experience sailing in the Bay during the regatta with DBS’ 18-metre tall Swedish Match 40 sailboats – the first of its kind in Asia. The sailboats, debuted in 2015 as part of the DBS Marina
Bay Sailing Programme, has been offering the public complimentary sailing sessions in the Bay since 2013.

BAYFEST ON LAND
This year also sees the regatta partnering up with electronic music festival behemoth Ultra, urban fitness brand lululemon, Bali’s famed beach club Potato Head and F&B curators The Local People.

* Battle Bay
This years' regatta sees the debut of Singapore’s biggest inflatable water obstacle course, spanning over 11,000 square feet (some 1,100 square metres), featuring nine challenging obstacles to navigate including balance blocks, monkey bars, wall scaling, and rope swings.




* Bay Beach
This year, the pop-up urban beach returns bigger & better, double in size from last year. Bali beach club Potato Head will be bringing in their legendary Coconut Bar here for the first time, complete with their signature uber fresh coconut cocktails and beers.


* Bay Dome
This year will see the installation of two majestic nine- and 7.5-metre tall domes at the regatta. Reaching a height of 7.5 metres, the Bay Dome will offer an immersive interactive art experience – Singapore’s largest – with an illustrated projection of the Marina Bay skyline. Eventgoers can customise their own characters and have their designs come to life on the projection to create an ever-evolving digital canvas.



* Bay Eats
For foodies, the regatta’s food village Bay Eats, will be curated by The Local People and feature food stalls from award-winning and the top new eateries in town such as the “Neo-Sin” restaurant Labyrinth, French eatery Garçons, The BellJar, Leng Leng ice cream and more.



* Play Dome 
The nine-metre-tall Play Dome will host many of the fitness classes launched by lululemon during the day. At night, the DBSMR X Ultra Countdown Party will take place exclusively at the regatta from 7pm to 10pm, on Friday and Saturday evening (2 & 3 June).


For more information, visit:
Official Website: www.dbsmarinaregatta.com
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dbsmarinaregatta/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dbs.sg

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Audio House Online Store Membership Program with Free Shopping Credits

Audio House, one of Singapore¹s largest home-grown retail electronics store, has recently launched their online store - Audiohouse.com.sg, along with their membership program.


Anyone can join Audio House member and get $60 free credits instantly. These credits can be offset in $20 denominations, whereby members can offset $20 with every $100 spent.  On top of that, Audio House members get $20 credits for every $100 spent. If they spend $1000, they get $200!


Howerver, do you like the idea of getting $100 shopping credits instead of $60?


All you need to do, is to sign up for Audio House Membership online on 25 May 00:00 to 23:59 and you will get an additional $40 (which makes it free $100) with immediate signup!

P/S: $100 free shopping credits only valid for sign up on 25 May 00:00 to 23:59 hours


I've just got my $100 shopping credit, what are you waiting for?

Friday, May 19, 2017

Singapore Launch of London City Development - EMERY WHARF

Have you ever thought of living in London or thinking to invest in a Lodon property?
Or do you have a child studying in London and wondering if you should buy a London home and wonder what are the residential options?

St George, London's leading residential developer, is launching Emery Wharf at London Dock in Wapping.  Emery Wharf will also be launched for sale in Singapore, with a selection of Manhattan suites, one bedroom Manhattan and one, two and three bedroom apartments, available from £539,950.


Emery Wharf, named after the dark granular Emery mineral which was one of the goods imported, is designed by renowned architects, Patel Taylor. Inspired by the historic Pennington Street Warehouse, this prominent new brick building confidently establishes new street edges and spaces of arrival through timeless materials.

Located in the heart of London, Emery Wharf is close to the iconic Tower Bridge
over the River Thames, St Katharine Docks and the City.  Situated in a prime location which is within walking distance to zone 1 transport connections from Tower Hill and Aldgate, residents can enjoy the convenience of swift access across the whole of London. Crossrail will also serve nearby Whitechapel district.


Emery Wharf offers a unique collection of one bedroom Manhattan, as well as one, two and three bedroom apartments, and also the Manhattan suite which combines open plan living and bedroom spaces, with a fully fitted mid-century inspired modern interiors,  e.g. open plan kitchens finished with integrated black appliances, and bathrooms with black framed bath and shower screens, reflecting the site's historic use as a mercantile hub.






Residents will also enjoy exclusive access to a private entrance courtyard and two private roof gardens, offering outdoor spaces for relaxing against spectacular views towards the City. They will also have exclusive access to facilities including a wifi enabled lounge, state-of- the-art gymnasium and swimming pool, complete with sauna, steam room and Jacuzzi, a squash court, private screening room, virtual golf suite and 24-hour concierge.







The first phase of London Dock was completed in December 2016. Residents are moving
into their new homes in Clipper Wharf and the first of 6.5 acres of public space has opened.

Tenure: 999 year lease from 1989
Anticipated Rental Yield: Circa 4%
Anticipated Completion: From Q3/Q4 2019
Service Charge: Estimated £5.42 psf
  


Public Launch of Emery Wharf In Singapore
Date: 20th -21st May 2017

Venue:
Berkeley Group PLC,
10 Marina Boulevard #16-04 
Marina Bay Financial Centre Tower 2
Singapore 018983.