Singapore - My Last Three Days Before Returning Home July 1st 2013 By midday on Monday morning I was back in Singapore. Getting through the airport formalities was quick and painless, and once again I headed to the Ground Transport desk to purchase a transit bus ticket ($9) to the Wink Hostel, my accomodation for the next three nights.
This is the first time I've stayed in hostel accomodation on this trip. Economics had a lot to do with the decision - I wanted ... 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
I'm looking forward to another visit to India in December 2019, this time with my sister Ginny. We fly into Hyderabad in central Southern India and depart from Amritsar in the North. In between we'll have 35 days to enjoy all the colour and chaos India has to offer. This isn't an organised tour, I have created our itinerary myself, visiting twelve fascinating destinations including Hampi, Mumbai, Jaipur, Orchha, and Khajuraho. We'll be sleeping on overnight trains, enjoying the luxury of a private driver for two sections of the trip and immersing ourselves in a vibrant culture very differ... full info