Santa Grand Hotel Aljunied
Travel Blogs from Singapore
Today we checked out of our hostel to move to a different hotel for the last night - cheaper and nicer, out of the city centre and closer to the airport. This afternoon we wandered around Chinatown, had a yummy cheap lunch in a hawker centre then walked around Clarke Quay, which seems like Disneyland it's that clean and tidy. Today seems much …
After a 11 hour and 50 minute flight (instead of 13!) we arrived in Singapore at 8am. As we hadn't had much sleep we decided to take it easy. Checked into hotel and then went into the city on the MRT to have a wander. Got our tickets for the open top tour bus as only had 2 days to see the place so wanted to see as much as possible. First stop off …
... hotel pool. The boys were then given a Sentosa Pass to experience and explore some of the attractions on the island.
The evening activities involved a trip on the Singapore MRT (Underground) to the Korean BBQ in Chinatown. The BBQ involved boys picking their food from a wide range of dishes and cooking it on a hot plate in the middle of their tables. It was an all you can eat dinner, so a lot of food was eaten!
... really good food.... I'm getting to like this BA premium economy! Oh well, will do the Zzzzzzzz's later! Bugger, still another 5 hours to go - think I'll watch a movie. And just discovered screaming kids..... Should't be allowed in premium economy..... Another bottle of anaesthetic required ... Now where is that **** red wine trolley....... 4 1/2 hours to Singapore..... Better watch a movie...... "Labor Day" with Kate Winslett..... Bugger, bugger....... Great movie but still 3 hours to ...
... centres which have heaps of little stalls selling different types of food. We walked around the one in Little India and the food looked amazing. We caught the subway to Chinatown next and got out of the subway and didn’t have a clue where we were on the map so we just wondered around the outside of the subway into another hawker centre but this one was Chinese themed, which of course meant that most dishes were made with the innards of some type of animal. ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking