Today I sadly had to say goodbye to my Australian family and take the 7 hour flight to Singapore. When I arrived in Singapore I found it very hot and humid due to the fact that Singapore is very close to the Equator. I am staying at the world famous Raffles Hotel named after Thomas Stamford Raffles. It celebrated its 125th birthday last Year. It is one of the few colonial style buildings that remain in Singapore. I spent the remainder of the day looking round the hotel and then went for a swim in the pool which is on the roof of the hotel.
My name is Kieran Budd, I am 13 and live at Beverley Avenue on Canvey Island. I am a Spurs supporter and enjoy playing football and x-box. On the 22nd March 2013 I will be going on a trip of a lifetime with my nan and grandad to Los Angeles in America, Brisbane in Australia and Singapore. My journey around the world will take me to 3 continents where I will experience different cultures, climates, see unique creatures, famous landmarks and eat exotic foods.
I am looking forward to seeing the world and most excited to see my cousins down under having only met some of them once or twice duri... full info