With over 2500 rooms, Marina Bay Sands is the largest resort in Singapore, and the only that provides guests the opportunity to swim up to the edge of a 57 story building. Without fear of falling, treated to all the luxuries of a 5 star resort with the Singapore skyline in the background, you can […]
Accommodation: We stayed with a good friend of ours for 2 weeks with his sister and her husband in their 2 bedroom apartment. He was kind enough to give us his room while he slept on the couch. The kindness showed by our friends was unbelievable. They treated us like family and went out of their […]
Singapore was a unique situation since we were blessed with great friends who opened up their home to us, which ended up helping our budget out a lot! We stayed 14 days and budgeted $40 per day, half of Hong Kong’s budget since we didn’t have the accommodation cost. Without the lodging we would have added, at minimum, an […]
We have been in Singapore for about a week visiting with a great friend of ours. During the day he goes to work and we go to … see the sights? If you’ve visited Singapore before you probably clicked on this link wondering what there is to see in Singapore. The city is not filled […]
Go into the flight with realistic expectations. You are going to be trapped in an aluminium tube with a bunch of strangers for the better part of an entire day. Know that it will be a long trip and that you won’t sleep much and if you it won’t be restful! Be prepared to eat […]
It seemed pretty innocent. A Thai chain restaurant in one of Singapore’s many ginormous super-malls. A quick stop for Thai food on our way to something else. No big deal. At home, I would order thai food “Thai spicy” or whatever the spiciest level was, to try and test my tongue. It was never very […]
My morning walk in the park turned out to be a great workout. Not only that, but we ended up walking for 4 hours through all of the Southern Ridges. I’ll let the sweat speak for itself.