[DISCLAIMER: I recently lost my phone after an evening involving 4 bottles of wine, a puppy and an uber. As a result I have lost all of the photographic content for this blog. For those just wanting to look at the pictures maybe skip this one…] Waking up on your final day in a city … More Malacca – Singapore (Food Tour Day 2)
It was of course another early start but thankfully we had sensibly packed everything up the night before so it was simply a case of dressing and getting a cab to Woodlands MRT station (taking the metro would have been cheaper but with lots of luggage it makes things tricky) where we were meeting our … More Singapore – Malacca (Food Tour Day 1)
I awoke rested and oh so chilled in my comfy Sheraton bed and said bye to Carolyn who was nipping off to help with last minute wedding prep. I lounged around for a while before getting ready for my first Singaporean wedding. I had never met the bride or groom but since Carolyn was bridesmaid … More Singapore – Wedding time!
Luckily we had sensibly accomplished most of the packing the night before and so even though it was an early wake-up we had time to get ready and enjoy one last breakfast with Bell and Russell. We had a few payment issues – there seemed to be some confusion as to exactly what was included … More Cebu – Singapore
So as I am sure many of you have gathered by now if you are regular readers I am all about maximising the time you have in a place to see and explore as much as possible. When I originally planned the Asia trip I had planned it in reverse but when I was looking … More Beijing – Singapore – Edinburgh
We awoke to our final day in Singapore and the reality that we had to leave the nicest hotel I have ever stayed in. However, we didn’t have much time to dwell as we had planned a 2-3 hour hike for our Sunday morning and so packed our stuff before heading for breakfast. The plan … More Singapore – Penang, MacRitchie Reservoir and Food
After a pretty rubbish night’s sleep due to the time difference my alarm woke me with a start. I had sat it for 8a.m. and so decided while continuing to sleep would definitely have been my top choice at that moment it would be better to push through and try and get myself on Singapore … More Singapore – Marina Bay, Chinatown and Gardens by the Bay
For the first time potentially ever I was flying out of Edinburgh mid-afternoon meaning I could enjoy a leisurely morning of sleeping in and getting a pedicure. What a difference to the usual 5a.m early taxi ride. It also meant we arrived at the airport with loads of time to spare so checked in to … More Edinburgh – Singapore via Istanbul