Tuesday, April 29, 2008

Giant Gantry


Another new gantry at Damansara. It's huge!!
Previously there were reports complaining on having too many billboards in PJ areas. It seemed that local council is trying to streamlined the number of approvals and licenses given.
Looking at this new structure, another advertiser will claim to have captured another prominent site to reach their consumers.
Do you have such structures in your cities?
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Monday, April 28, 2008

Time Massage




The 4 words can be translated to Time Massage. I see it very often on walls of buildings. Not sure if they are really providing massage services, but sure is an inexpensive way of advertising.

Sunday, April 27, 2008

Your friendly neighbourhood banker

These are flyers from money lenders, plastered on a deserted buildings. Hopefully those who are desperate for money will call these 'friendly bankers'.

Saturday, April 26, 2008

Thursday, April 24, 2008

Sampling by the road


Do you want a coke?


Coke for you, sir?
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Wednesday, April 23, 2008

Monday, April 21, 2008

Serenity


Garden viewed from top. It is located in one of the shopping malls. A refreshing and relaxing place to take a break after all the shopping and walking.
Don't the frangipani leaves look like lovely green flowers?
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Friday, April 11, 2008

A Break


A branch of frangipani in a bottle. Not sure if the owner thinks it's better to let it be fully hydrated before planting it into soil.
A refreshing break before returning to its root.
Frangipani is one of my favourite plants in the city. Will feature some soon.
I will be taking a break for the next 1 week. Have a great weekend!! :)
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Thursday, April 10, 2008

Siesta


I was walking on a busy street and saw this little kitty having a nap in the pet show. The owner of the shop has made this corner real cosy for the little fella. I think it's air-conditioned as well.
Ahhhh....how nice it is to be able to have a little nap on a busy afternoon.
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Wednesday, April 9, 2008

Lovey Dovey Sign

The rules imposed by city council apparently did not stop this couple / guy / lady from declaring their love.
Like what we always say, if you love someone, you gotta tell them. And why not like others know about it as well :)
Ever done anything outrageous for love?
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Tuesday, April 8, 2008

Romantic walkway


We have it here as well - Thanks Alaya and Rambling Round for the comments :)
PJ, unlike other cities of the world, is not really a pedestrian friendly place. Most of the PJ residents travel by car, but sadly most of the traffic are made up of single occupant per car. Car pool is not a convenience option to many, despite it being fuel saving.
Therefore PJ does not really have many of nice, trees-lining walkway - most people don't walk much anyway.
I dream of having more walkways like these in future, because I walk a lot.
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Monday, April 7, 2008

Are You Alive?


A poster stuck on to a power station.
It looks like some kinda teaser for some event / campaign. No details were written further.
Or it is just a message to remind people to live their lives to the fullest?
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Friday, April 4, 2008

Slim City 3



Slimming has not race barriers
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Thursday, April 3, 2008

Slim City 2



Ahh..the temptation to be perfect..
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Wednesday, April 2, 2008

Slim City 1



There are many slimming centres in Damansara Utama. The funny thing is almost all of them are along the same street.
Are we really a FAT nation? or are we just VAIN?
Will feature more in the next few entries.
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Tuesday, April 1, 2008

April Theme Day - Water

My city gets lotsa water.. from the sky that is. It rains almost everyday. Some are even thunderstorm and cause flood in some areas. The chinese believes that water brings wealth, well, hope my city gets prosperer by every raindrop :P
See the other DP sites around the world participating in this theme day
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Adelaide, Australia by Gordon, Albuquerque (NM), USA by Helen, American Fork (UT), USA by Annie, Anderson (SC), USA by Lessie, Ararat, Australia by Digger, Arradon, France by Alice, Ashton under Lyne, UK by Pennine, Athens, Greece by Debbie, Auckland, New Zealand by Lachezar, Austin (TX), USA by LB, Bandung, Indonesia by Guntur Purwanto, Barton (VT), USA by Andree, Belgrade, Serbia & Montenegro by Paja, Belgrade, Serbia & Montenegro by Bibi, Bellefonte (PA), USA by Barb-n-PA, Bicheno, Australia by Greg, Bogor, Indonesia by Gagah, Boston (MA), USA by Cluelessinboston, Boston (MA), USA by Sarah, Whit, & Leyre, Boston (MA), USA by Fenix - Bostonscapes, Brighton, UK by Harvey, Brookville (OH), USA by Abraham, Budapest, Hungary by Isadora, Budapest, Hungary by Zannnie and Zsolt, Canterbury, UK by Rose, Cape Town, South Africa by Kerry-Anne, Chandler (AZ), USA by Melindaduff, Chateaubriant, France by Bergson, Cheltenham, UK by Marley, Chicago (IL), USA by b.c., Christchurch, New Zealand by Michelle, Clearwater (FL), USA by Smaridge01, Clearwater Beach (FL), USA by Smaridge01, Cleveland (OH), USA by iBlowfish, Coral Gables (FL), USA by Jnstropic, Cypress (TX), USA by Riniroo, Dallas/Fort Worth (TX), USA by A Wandering Soul, Dunedin (FL), USA by Smaridge01, Durban, South Africa by CrazyCow, East Gwillimbury, Canada by Your EG Tour Guide, Evry, France by Olivier, Glasgow, Scotland by Jackie, Greenville (SC), USA by Denton, Grenoble, France by Bleeding Orange, Guelph, Canada by Pat, Gun Barrel City (TX), USA by Lake Lady, Hamilton, New Zealand by Sakiwi, Hampton (VA), USA by ptowngirl, Haninge, Sweden by Steffe, Helsinki, Finland by Kaa, Hobart, Australia by Greg, Hyde, UK by Old Hyde, Inverness (IL), USA by Neva, Jackson (MS), USA by Halcyon, Jakarta, Indonesia by Santy, Jefferson City (MO), USA by Chinamom2005, Jogjakarta, Indonesia by Jogja Portrait, Joplin (MO), USA by Victoria, Juneau (AK), USA by Gwyn, Katonah (NY), USA by Inkster1, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia by Edwin, Kyoto, Japan by Tadamine, Lake Forest Park (WA), USA by Azure, Larchmont (NY), USA by Marie-Noyale, Las Vegas (NV), USA by Mo, Lisbon, Portugal by Sailor Girl, Lisbon, Portugal by Maria João, Lodz, Poland by ritalounge, London, UK by Mo, London, UK by Ham, Mainz, Germany by JB, Maple Ridge, Canada by Susan, Marseille, France by Alex, Mazatlan, Mexico by Kate, Melbourne, Australia by John, Melbourne, Australia by Mblamo, Memphis (TN), USA by SouthernHeart, Menton, France by Jilly, Mexico City, Mexico by Carraol, Mexico City, Mexico by Poly, Minneapolis (MN), USA by Greg, Minneapolis (MN), USA by Mitch, Minsk, Belarus by Olga, Monrovia (CA), USA by Keith, Monte Carlo, Monaco by Jilly, Montego Bay, Jamaica by Ann, Monterrey, Mexico by rafa, Moscow, Russia by Irina, Mumbai, India by Magiceye, Mumbai, India by MumbaiiteAnu, Mumbai, India by Kunalbhatia, Nancy, France by yoshi, Naples (FL), USA by Isabella, Nashville (TN), USA by Chris, Nelson, New Zealand by Meg and Ben, New Orleans (LA), USA by steve buser, New York City (NY), USA by Ming the Merciless, Niamey, Niger by Dinabee, Norfolk (VA), USA by ptowngirl, Norman (OK), USA by Chad & LaCresha, Norwich, UK by Goddess888, Nottingham, UK by Gail's Man, Odense, Denmark by ania odense, Omsk, Russia by Nataly, Orlando (FL), USA by OrlFla, Oslo, Norway by Lothiane, Paderborn, Germany by Soemchen, Paris, France by Gordio, Paris, France by Eric, Pasadena (CA), USA by Can8ianben, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia by Murphy_jay, Pilisvörösvár, Hungary by Elise, Pont-à-Mousson, France by Tintin-j, Port Angeles (WA), USA by Jelvistar, Port Elizabeth, South Africa by Sam, Port Townsend (WA), USA by raf, Port Vila, Vanuatu by Mblamo, Portland (OR), USA by NWgal, Portland (ME), USA by Corey, Portsmouth (VA), USA by ptowngirl, Prague, Czech Republic by Honza03, Quincy (MA), USA by Cluelessinboston, Riga, Latvia by Prokur, Rotterdam, Netherlands by Ineke, Saarbrücken, Germany by LadyDemeter, Saigon, Vietnam by Simon, Saint Louis (MO), USA by Strangetastes, Saint Paul (MN), USA by Kate, Salem (OR), USA by jill, Salt Lake City (UT), USA by atc, Salt Lake City (UT), USA by Eric, San Diego (CA), USA by Felicia, San Francisco (CA), USA by PFranson, Seattle (WA), USA by Chuck, Seattle (WA), USA by Kim, Seguin (TX), USA by Thien, Selma (AL), USA by RamblingRound, Sequim (WA), USA by Eponabri, Sesimbra, Portugal by Aldeia, Setúbal, Portugal by Maria Elisa, Shanghai, China by Jing, Sharon (CT), USA by Jenny, Singapore, Singapore by Keropok, Sofia, Bulgaria by Antonia, St Francis, South Africa by Sam, Stavanger, Norway by Tanty, Stayton (OR), USA by Celine, Stockholm, Sweden by Stromsjo, Stouffville, Canada by Ken, Subang Jaya, Malaysia by JC, Suffolk (VA), USA by ptowngirl, Sunshine Coast, Australia by bitingmidge, Sydney, Australia by Sally, Sydney, Australia by Nathalie, Székesfehérvár, Hungary by Teomo, Tacloban City, Philippines by agnesdv, Terrell (TX), USA by Jim K, Terrell (TX), USA by Bstexas, The Hague, Netherlands by Lezard, Tokyo, Japan by Tadamine, Toruń, Poland by Torun Observer, Toulouse, France by Julia, Turin, Italy by Livio, Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina by Jazzy, Twin Cities (MN), USA by Slinger, Victoria, Canada by Benjamin Madison, Vienna, Austria by G_mirage2, Virginia Beach (VA), USA by ptowngirl, Wailea (HI), USA by Kuanyin, Washington (DC), USA by Rachel, Wassenaar, Netherlands by Rich, Wellington, New Zealand by Jeremyb, West Paris (ME), USA by crittoria, West Sacramento (CA), USA by Barbara, Weston (FL), USA by WestonDailyPhoto, Williamsburg (VA), USA by ptowngirl, Willits (CA), USA by Elaine, Yardley (PA), USA by Mrlynn,
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