Singapore

Yikes! That’s S$4 not S$5.

Yikes! That’s S$4 not S$5.

Bloopers in my Singapore article (shame shame shame) * SGMT — If you read my Rappler article on Singapore, you may or may not have noticed that one line had a horrendous bit of math in it: Budget for food: S$5 (₱175/meal) x 2 meals/day […]

The Southern Ridges: Off The Tourist Track in Singapore

The Southern Ridges: Off The Tourist Track in Singapore

* I’d been to Singapore three times before but always, it seemed, in the company of first-time visitors. For that reason my previous routes were almost always a combination of the usual stops: Orchard Road, the Merlion, Singapore Zoo, Chinatown, Sentosa. On this, my fourth […]

Singapore’s Gardens by the Bay

Singapore’s Gardens by the Bay

  Singapore is one of those places you can never really tick off your bucket list. Sure, you’ve taken a photo with the Merlion, gone on the Night Safari, shopped in Orchard, frolicked in Sentosa, and gazed in fascination at the unearthly form of the […]

Ask and you shall receive

Ask and you shall receive

* We had just emerged into Little India from Exit H of Farrer Park MRT and were scanning the surrounding buildings for Mustafa Centre. My father had a map of Singapore on hand and my sister was leaning over it, trying to help him figure out where […]

Transportation from Changi Airport (Singapore) After Midnight

Transportation from Changi Airport (Singapore) After Midnight

* The last bus leaves Changi Airport shortly before 11 PM, and the last train is scheduled to depart at 11:18 PM, so those two options are out if your flight arrives at Changi Airport near or after midnight. OPTIONS AVAILABLE Taxi There are taxi […]

Travel Notes: Singapore Zoo

Travel Notes: Singapore Zoo

Opening Times 8:30 AM – 6:00 PM * Tickets Adults – SGD 28 Children 3-12y – SGD 18 Children below 3 – FREE Book here. See Park Hopper Specials if you’re planning to visit Jurong Bird Park, Night Safari, and/or River Safari as well. * […]