Marina Sands Hotel and Art and Science Centre, Singapore

Singapore – Boat tour, Marina Bay and a Singapore Sling

Next day we got the metro back into the CBD and went for a walk through Boat Quay, a busy row of restaurants and bars right by the water. Many … Continue Reading →


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Singapore – Sentosa

Singapore – Sentosa Day 2 and we headed for the island of Sentosa which is at the south of Singapore and is home to lots of tourist attractions, including the … Continue Reading →


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Travel to Singapore and Day 1

After grabbing some brunch at an art café (how cosmopolitan are we?!) it was back to the bus station to get on one that would take us to Singapore – … Continue Reading →


Melaka

Melaka took me a bit by surprise as it was very colonial, lots of European influence on the architecture and places of interest. Our hotel was a nice place right … Continue Reading →


Kuala Lumpur – Petronas Towers and Valentine’s Day

Day 3 in KL was also Valentine’s Day but as is the case back home, all the restaurants put on a limited set menu at twice the price, so we … Continue Reading →


Kuala Lumpur – Arrival and the first couple of days

We flew into KL from Krabi although actually the airport is a good 20 miles away from KL so we jumped on a bus to get there. We passed the … Continue Reading →


Koh Lanta and Krabi

Once our time in Koh Samui was over, we booked a minivan transfer to take us to Koh Lanta, on the other side of Thailand. We were getting picked up … Continue Reading →


Koh Samui

The journey from Bangkok to Koh Samui was our first long one that we weren’t travelling by air. Instead we took the sleeper train from Bangkok to the lovely town … Continue Reading →


Bangkok – Grand Palace (take 2)

Our next day in Bangkok we decided would be a lazy day and we did very little other than chill out and go out to eat (back to May Kaidees … Continue Reading →


Bangkok – Arrival and first impressions

We arrived in Thailand at 4.20am after a very sleepless flight so, after getting our bags we ended up sleeping on a row of seats in the airport, just near … Continue Reading →


Kyoto

After our whistle-stop tour of Nagoya, we were on a bus bound for Kyoto for an even tighter schedule! Although apparently we were the only ones doing this as we … Continue Reading →


Nagoya – Toyota Auto Museum and Science Museum

Due to the short amount of time we were going to be there, the second day of our time in Nagoya was pretty non-stop. We headed out on the metro … Continue Reading →