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... the show started a thunder storm hit us and torrential rain came down. I went anyway only to discover that it would be cancelled. Fortunately for me they ran another one an hour and a half later and it was well worth the wait.
Tomorrow Dave and head to border to make our way to Melaka in Malaysia.
... is approximately 3 hours behind Australian time, so we disembarked on a rainy evening - around 6pm Singapore time. Almost immediately the stifling humidity hit me like a brick wall. I've been, and lived in the tropics of northern Australia before, but the humidity was horrendous - around 98 percent according to google, and I was surprised to find that either the airport lacked air conditioning, or it's effect was quite minimal.
Heading through a very ...
Woke 8am left around 10am. Temperature 31 humid and hazy. Had a nice dinner last night with Bill and Ester who we met on the Turkey tour. Caught the free bus down to the Singapore River and walked around tried to get to the Merlion which is a statue representing Singapore and is also a fountain. Access was blocked due to the set ...
... surprise, the taste of the DimSum is good as their popularity. Our family queued 20 minutes before entering the restaurant which shows how good their business is going.
Aftermath, we decided to head to the Indian Temple to see the culture difference between our mainland and Singapore. We took many photos and even prayed there as we felt that it feels like home even though we are distanced away from home.
We then proceeded to the ...
... diving in the Perhentian Islands and the Gili Islands.
Linda: Diving in the Gili Islands – finally realised I can dive! Vietnam – really honoured that friends chose to come and travel there with us. Hoi An – great town, but even better tailors, going back with an empty suitcase very soon. Bagan – even better than Angkor Wat and less touristy.
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Vin: Laos generally but ...