Thursday, 30 October 2008

packing and more packing

i am going away to philippines and singapore for a 3 week business trip. rather short notice and i've been working till late these days. but i made some tentative plans on how i can maximise my weekends there, so hopefully all is good. it's 1am now and i am too tired to continue. packing will resume tomorrow.

great things:
- it's going to be a 13hr flight and i am glad i am travelling business class!
- i get to see friends whom i've not seen for a while
- warmer climates (it's snowing in london yesterday! freaking october snow!!)
- 40kgs luggage limit. i can pack 189587584 pairs of shoes and 8968357 shirts
- chauffeur service! so i don't need to lugg everything around!

not so good thing:
- am leaving on friday night, and the secretary still hasn't confirmed my itinery and flights!!!


ok good night...

14 comments:

  1. singapore is now scorching HOT! less l/s, more s/s tops!

    (am already cursing and swearing at my end)

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  2. Welcome home! Welcome back to the 'baking oven' of Singapore! Welcome to the retail heaven of Club 21! Welcome! Welcome!:-P

    hahaha. And you get to finally be near to all the bag bloggers of SG. Can buy you drinks! lol

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  3. Go to Powerplant Rockwell and Greenbelt at the Philippines oh and Shangri-la too! High end shopping malls.

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  4. wow! i would love to meet you in manila in the flesh and have a photo op with you...hehehe perhaps an autograph...

    I can drive and bring you to all the shopping mecca here in manila in exchange for a photo op...hahaha

    Welcome and Mabuhay!

    --Cocoy

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  5. Joe you should really meet up with Kevin. See how excited you made him?

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  6. Hi Bagaholicboy,

    hahaha:-) I make sure I will drag you with me if Joe decides to meet up:-)

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  7. have a fab time in the Philippines and Singapore. someone must organize a "Baked Beans Boys Club" meet. post lots of pics. i look forward to the goodies you bring back to London =)

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  8. you're going to the philippines?! have a fun time over there, do drop by greenbelt, rockwell and shangri-la plaza for your retail needs. :)

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  9. Mind to tell me what's your occupation? Sounds so exciting! I am a graduate desperately looking for a job :(

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  10. You're gonna love it here in Manila! If you wanna go shopping, you better drop by Greenbelt, Powerplant, Bonifacio High Street and Shangri-la Plaza.

    How long will you be staying in the Philippines? You might want to visit Palawan or Boracay too. ;)

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  11. update at 18:47hrs at work:

    - still another 2-3 more hours to go, tons to do blah blah blah

    - flights finally got approved!

    - am staying at shangrila! next to greenbelt apparently!

    - still very broke :(

    ok back to work and more packing later..

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  12. dude, snow in London? wow. it was 20°C here in Vienna today. save flight!

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  13. greenbelt is one of the best. most high end mall. you'll really love it. Just one long strip of LV, Gucci, DKNY, Burberry, Blvgari and they opened Greenbelt 5 with Mark Jacobs, Zara, Adora (with Dior & D&g) etc. You'll really enjoy it here in the Phili!

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what's he wearing?