Sijori Resort Batam
Travel Blogs from Batam
... we found it 'departures'!!! We check in and place our three bags on the scale, cross our fingers and we weight in at 59.6kgs......400 grams spare, we could of made some more purchases. So three flights ahead of us; Venice to Dubai 5.5 hours. Dubai to Singapore 8 hours, Singapore to Brisbane 7 hours, with short stops in between so I estimate it will take 24 hours, then we have a time adjustment of 8 hours. Here we come ...
... well maintained and very clean. It looked like a perfect place for doing sports in Singapore. We even saw a few machines used for working out by local people. Smoking was prohibited in the park as well as in any other public places in Singapore. There was a sign warning people that not obeying of such a restriction is punishable up to SGD 2,000! Wow, thatīs Mr. Fine :)
Fort Canning was named after Lord Canning who served as the last Governor General of India under the ...
... people physically fit. One night we walked our way down to the Marina Bay Sands and beyond in order to see the surreal Gardens By the Bay lit up at night. What we didn't realize is they also do a sound and light show which we luckily got to see before we walked back to the Sands to see their own light show. There seems to be entertainment everywhere in Singapore and some of it is surprisingly free.
... more-li ke-home-cost
which meant we had to spend carefully, resulting in a few 'rest
days'. This, however, is a blessing in disguise, as it gave us a
chance to do boring things guilt free, like a good email and facebook
sesh and for Paul making music. It also meant we got to wonder a lot
more of Singapore than most passing tourists and by the end of it. It
is so clean and seemingly safe, it is hard to believe how big a city
it is and to not like it. On ...
... ferry port and staying in the Hotel Pelita, it looks okay, but I think they are in progress of renovating the place; there are tapes and boards to keep everyone off site
I don’t know what there is in this place; we are here for less than a day, then we set off for this long ferry ride, I don’t know how true it is, but 24 hours has been mentioned
Well, as usual, its a short stay so I am off out and ...