Sha Villa (Superior)
Travel Blogs from Singapore
Singapore, the futuristic city of soaring buildings, ultra clean streets, and giant metal trees. This was the impression we had arriving in the city state, and it did not disappoint.
The airport is a huge glass structure, full of light, with loads of handy signs telling you how to get around. We decided to take the train into town, instead of a taxi. A good decision! It's only $2.40 per person from the airport to the city centre, and we spent ...
... out my 2 year old guidebook was outdated and the skatepark had mostly been turned in to a basketball court. DISAPPOINTING! Sick of malls but still having time before the Night Safari Zoo opened up (we picked up tickets from our hostel this morning), I drug Fred with me to the part of town called Little India.
When we got off the metro at that stop we immediately saw a difference in the type of demographic of people. While the mass majority of Singapore is Chinese ...
... been restored but are surrounded by apartment blocks. On the edge of Chinatown we found the City Gallery which tells the story of the planning history and transformation of Singapore. The recently deceased first prime minister of the State, Lee Kuan Yew, was a true visionary. He ruled with a hard fist but united the ethnic groups and had a city designed 50 years ago - with the help of UNO experts - that would ...
... Wednesday afternoon by her school community with a farewell “Hats and High Tea” function in the school hall followed by a dinner with some of her friends and colleagues. As she walked out the classroom door on Thursday afternoon she said “come on, let’s get out of here, we have a holiday to go on.”
We decided to stay in Brisbane the night before we left as we had an early flight to Singapore on Friday morning. ...
... here for a good while, before walking around back towards Marina Sands Bay. Once we got back we grabbed some fresh juices and walked towards Gardens by the Bay. We did the OCBC Skywalk (For 5 SGD each who could say no?!) We did the skywalk, marvelled in the Singapore Bayfront skyline and snapped some photo's along the way before heading back to the MRT station.
So funny how after awhile, home can be anywhere you make it. Any place you feel comfortable in. But for me ...
Other places to stay in Singapore
Downtown Core, Singapore | 5 star hotelfrom $335
- Buidling work on city side
Central Region, Singapore | 5 star hotelfrom $330
Downtown Core, Singapore | 4 star hotelfrom $206
- Will stay again ...
- Excellent hotel and spa
- Highly recommended
Singapore River, Singapore | 4 star hotelfrom $186
- Great Hotel, Great Location.
- Great Family Hotel !!
- Merchant Court - BEST hotel in Singapore
Downtown Core, Singapore | 5 star hotelfrom $251
- Good business hotel
- COZY CORNER
- Great Stopover Break
Central Region, Singapore | 5 star hotelfrom $280
- Not as fantastic as expected
- Unsurpassed Service - These Rave Reviews are Earned
- Shangri-La - SUPERB
Downtown Core, Singapore | 5 star hotelfrom $220
- Let's set the record straight
- Luxury but no atmosphere
- Great location, great hotel
East Region, Singapore | 4 star hotelfrom $222
Downtown Core, Singapore | 5 star hotelfrom $223
- Good hotel, good location, great japanese restaurant
- One of the best stays in Singapore
- Best value in Singapore!
11 Cavenagh Road, Singapore | 4 star hotelfrom $216
- Loved this hotel very good location
- Loved the Holiday Inn, Singapore
- Fabulous location
Central Region, Singapore | 4 star hotelfrom $146
- Good Value
Orchard Road, Singapore | 4 star hotelfrom $191
- Good... but not memorable.
- Good Location but noisy
- Good 5 star hotel - Grand Tower Deluxe Rooms
Central Region, Singapore | 5 star hotelfrom $351
- Wonderful Service!
- RITZ CARLTON HOTEL
- A Rave!
Downtown Core, Singapore | 3 star hotelfrom $149
- Outdated hotel
- Going Downhill - quickly
- Had a great experience for 3 months
Central Region, Singapore | 4 star hotelfrom $183
- Great Location
- Tea please
- Good Hotel
Central Region, Singapore | 4 star hotelfrom $181
- Cosy Hotel with good location
- Good Value
Central Region, Singapore | 4 star hotelfrom $221
- Long time ago - but it was good then
- Hilton Singapore still in the 1970s
- Decent hotel
Rochor, Singapore | 3 star hotelfrom $143
- Good location but rooms very dirty
- Great location, iffy hotel
- Better than Expected
Tanglin, Singapore | 3 star hotelfrom $171
- Average Hotel
- Nothing Great
- Time for a change
Central Region, Singapore | 4 star hotelfrom $134
Downtown Core, Singapore | 5 star hotelfrom $273
- Great hotel
- Definitely my favourite in Singapore
Central Region, Singapore | 5 star hotelfrom $275
- Can do better
- A smashing time!!!
- Trendy and chic suitable for the business traveller
Kallang, Singapore | 4 star hotelfrom $148
- Did not like it very much!
- Lousy Experience
Central Region, Singapore | 3 star hotelfrom $178
- Generally good
- Great Hotel
- Excellent hotel in great location !!
Downtown Core, Singapore | 5 star hotelfrom $227
- Will be excellent when refubishment is complete
- Loss of faith
Orchard Road, Singapore | 4 star hotelfrom $182
- Great Travel Breaker
- Overpriced and a rip-off
- Excellent Hotel and Great value for money.