Travel Blogs from Singapore
Tom and I have embarked on our 2012 European adventure in Singapore! After an easy, uneventful flight yesterday (with surprisingly good food!) we arrived in Singapore 45 minutes ahead of schedule and cruised through a quiet, empty customs area. Great start! Our hotel is a small 'boutique' style hotel somewhere near Orchard Rd. Wangz Hotel is new …
... setting up
other tables and every table had a 'reserve' sigh on it! I've never seen something like this before!
The good things about Jumbo Seafood was that it had free wi-fi. I saw the sign and password and as soon as I said, guys there's wi-fi here...everyone dug into their bags and got out their phones to log in! Email, skype and facebook were all used all at once by all of us!!
After dinner we went to Gardens by the Bay. They had these ...
After our last glimpses of the city we walked back to our lovely cool hotel to freshen up and pre pack before dinner and a very early start in the morning. We debated whether to get a cab to one of the 'recommended' hawker sections to try some traditional food or to stay in the hotel, save on taxi fares and time - figuring it may well be 5 star expensive.
Plan formed, we went to check out prices and menus at all of the ...
... by AJ, we decided to venture out to Universal Studios Singapore for our final whole day in Singapore. The concierge at our hotel told us that the crowds would be minimal on a Monday, in which case I’m glad we didn’t go any other day! Given that the
decision to go to Universal Studios was very last minute, we had to cue to buy our tickets. This took 45 minutes. ...
... there, but apparently it was modelled on the artists son, so that'll be embarrassing when he's older and he realises that tons of people have seen him naked!
More exciting than the naked baby though, from here you had an uninterrupted view of the Marina Bay Sands building and big cluster of other skyscrapers, so naturally, as Esther sat down, I took hundreds more photos :) I love buildings! When I was finally dragged away we headed back to the skyway ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service