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While at the airport we saw a couple of amazing displays.... One to the father of aviation, a koi pond and a butterfly farm .. All within the airport!!.
... dog, Amica, we walking over to the market where we had a little bite to eat with some fresh squeezed fruit juice. They even press sugar cane to extract the juice to make a yummy drink. We passed the afternoon being amazed by all the wonderful sea life at the Singapore Aquarium. It's a phenomenal collection of a wide range of fish..... big, small, beautiful, ugly, colourful, camouflaged, familiar, unusual. And of course, we "found Nemo". Watching ...
... bars and restaurants serving the local dishes. We shared a big bottle of Tiger beer and some chicken wings. Yes I know what I said but Amanda fancied a beer. So. We had a little trouble with the local accent. Rs and Ls a bit indistinct. We couldn't tell our 'R's from our 'L...'s.
We both felt a little light headed before we went to bed. Hopefully it was just a bit of dehydration as we hadn't drunk a lot of liquids during the day. Bed before ...
We saw the fireworks from Clarke Quay, looking down the Singapore River to Marina Bay. They were spectacular and we had a great view from where we were watching.
As we'd had a late night we decided to relax on New Year's Day and get ready for our early departure on the following day. This would be our final stop off in Singapore so we were a little sad to be leaving as we loved the atmosphere and feel of the city.
... wander along the Singapore River and around the waterfront to the spot where Sir Stamford Raffles landed his ship in 1819 to set up a trading post for the East India Company, turning the empty wilderness it was back then into today's modern city of Singapore. We even bumped into a few friends we haven't seen for a long time...
After a morning coffee and light lunch of 'chicken ...