Singapore blitz and glitz February 1st 2010 Even after many trips to Asia, I had not been to Singapore, except for a stopover on Changi Airport, but that doesn't count, so I was quite eager to explore this city that has prospered in the last 50 years and has left all other South East Asian countries and its capitals behind.
My hotel (and later also my hostel) were in the centre of all the action.
I spent some time wondering Orchard road ... read more
Asia » Singapore Singapore was founded as a British trading colony in 1819. It joined the Malaysian Federation in 1963 but separated two years later and became independent. It subsequently became one of the world's most prosperous countries with strong international ... ... read more