Santa Grand Hotel Aljunied
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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 …
... great walks through fragrance gardens and almost a trip to Oz along the red brick road! After exploring the gardens we headed to the main sight, the famous orchid garden. (Which is the largest display of tropical orchids in the world - we actually believe this one!) The photos will show the wonders of this more than words, but it was a fantastic display of colours! During the day we learnt the names of numerous ...
... I wish so much he could have been here to enjoy this with us. It just won't be the same going for a Singapore sling with out him. I have been so lucky to have shared 8 and half years with him. They were the most amazing times we had together. It's just not the same with out him. Off to the zoo for the day tomorrow so it will be a early night as we have to get up early tomorrow. Sweet dreams from Singapore with love. ...
After greeting Aaron, Trevor asked where the toilets were so that took us in a completely different direction in the terminal from where Leesa would exit. Sally and I then started delaying tactics hoping that Leesa would catch up – in the end I decided I had to do something so told Aaron I needed to head back into the customs area as I had left something behind. This tactic only added to the confusion. I think by this time Aaron ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking