Celebration of Chrysanthemums Garden Trail at the Gardens by the Bay

I will like to thank Gardens by the Bay for giving me the media pass for the Celebration of Chrysanthemums Floral Display at the Flower Dome.

The moment one enters the flower dome, he’ll be greeted with the strong fragance of so many Chrysanthemum flowers.

And there were actually many interesting varieties of Chrysanthemums

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… and other flowers too of course.

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Besides the flower dome, the media pass actually also allow me to go to the cloud forest.

There were nice waterfalls here.

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And I’m pretty surprised to find lego exhibits here as well!

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Mid Autumn Festival 2015 @ Gardens by the Bay

It was very difficult to find a non-hazy day to bring my kids outdoors these days. So when the PSI is not that unhealthy (~150), I brought kids to the see the lanterns at the Gardens by the Bay as part of the mid-autumn festival celebration.

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I must say the lanterns were getting better each year.

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Other than lanterns, there were a slew of performances as well.

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After the sun fully set, the lanterns came alive.

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Besides the special lanterns on display, the routine rhapsody was also modified to put up selected Chinese songs to suit the mood of the mid-autumn festival.

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We didn’t spent very long due to the haze and hence not able to cover most of the lanterns. But at least the kids still have a relatively good time than being imprisoned indoors.

Last shot on our way out.

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Taken with Sony Alpha a5100 with Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar T E 16-70mm f/4 ZA OSS lens