Monthly Archives: October 2014

The Road to Berlin #2: The trail of the rubber seeds.

The Singapore Botanic Gardens. Today was time to get on the trail of the rubber seeds that were brought here to Singapore in the 19th century after they’d been taken from Brazil years earlier, raised in Kew Gardens and then … Continue reading

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The Road to Berlin #1: Singapore stopover.

After two days near the equator, I’m getting used to the heat and catching the rights tides of sleep. A trip into the town centre by bus on Tuesday was enough to persuade me I was still a bit too … Continue reading

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