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Travel Blogs from Singapore
... financial power house and an economic hub in Asia. The citizens of this small island city state enjoy a high standard of living. To find out more about this magical place GOOGLE Singapore. Singapore lies 1 degree north of the equator. Because of that it was very hot, humid and sunny today. We got on a bus at the cruise terminal and drove to the Marina Bay Gardens. There we took a tour of the outdoor ...
... heat or anything else gets us! Our hotel was a few blocks longer from the MRT station than we expected, it tried to hide, but we found it!
We dropped off our luggage at the hotel then set out to kill some time before we could check in. We checked out the immediate neighbourhood of the hotel - we're not sure why, but apparently our hotel is located by a LOT of plumbing and lighting shops. Its not the first time we noticed the same types of stores all ...
... when you consider that the average waiting time for a ride was around 80-90 minutes. //If you ever find yourself in universal studios and the transformer ride is still there please do yourself a favour and go on it. It isn't a roller coaster it's a 4-D adventure ride, it's just amazing. Universal studios is split into different sections based off the different movie franchises, which is amazing because it meant that there was a section dedicated to both The Mummy movies and ...
... an interesting sense of time. They are entirely prompt when it matters, but for casual outings or meetings, being late does not seem to be a problem. For a fast-paced person like myself, this can be a bit frustrating, but I learn to just check out other things when I wait. I made it to the Commonweath station and did some lovely people-watching while I waited for Daphne to arrive. As a solo white girl in a train station, I got some looks, but only one person asked if I was ...
... be a consistent trend from this one country, and there is quite a big presence of them here in Singapore. It's been the first negative feelings among any of the people we've met for the entire adventure, so it's not bad considering how long we've been gone.
On a much more positive note, we went from Little India to Arab Street. This ended up being quite a nice part of our day. Great shops that had some very interesting ...
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
20 Merchant Road, Singapore | 4 star hotelfrom $19
- 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
Central Region, Singapore | 4 star hotelfrom $219
- Loved this hotel very good location
- Loved the Holiday Inn, Singapore
- Fabulous location
Central Region, Singapore | 4 star hotelfrom $146
- Good Value
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!
Orchard Road, Singapore | 4 star hotelfrom $191
- Good... but not memorable.
- Good Location but noisy
- Good 5 star hotel - Grand Tower Deluxe Rooms
Downtown Core, Singapore | 3 star hotelfrom $149
- Outdated hotel
- Going Downhill - quickly
- Had a great experience for 3 months
Central Region, Singapore | 5 star hotelfrom $351
- Wonderful Service!
- RITZ CARLTON HOTEL
- A Rave!
Central Region, Singapore | 4 star hotelfrom $183
- Great Location
- Tea please
- Good Hotel
Lucheng District, Singapore | 4 star hotelfrom $30
- 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
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.