Singapore to Melbourne by monorail, MRT train, foot, taxi, plane, bus and car

So lazy today.   By the time we shower and pack for the return flight (and I am embarrased to say, finish watching Justin Bieber movie) it is nearly 1:00pm and checkout time.

Not planning on trying to do a lot today and we head to the monorail for the last time to travel the two stops back to Waterfront Station where we will grab a kopi or cappuccino (whichever we can find first) and work out what we feel like doing until we need to head to the airport for our 9:00pm flight. Continue reading

How much fun can you experience in Singapore at Universal Studios Sentosa ?

We sleep in this morning because of our ever so comfy bed at Moevenpick Hotel and our room with full window overlooking the South China Sea.

We take the one monorail stop (which we could easily walk) to Waterfront Station for breakfast at Toast Box.  Sufficiently fuelled up we head to Resorts World Sentos and join the queue for Universal Studios… entry is S$68 per adult (S$74 adult on peak days) but well worth the entry price. Continue reading

Is Singapore’s Sentosa Island the real deal ?

Sentos Island, a real island where everything is unreal including its man made beaches, monorail, and staged entertainment zones.  This is the just for fun part of the trip.

We start our day with breakfast at the coffee house next door to the hotel and is just a quick kopi (local coffee) and cake just to get us bye until we hop it over to Sentosa. Continue reading

Discover a stunning night view of Singapore city

Our mission for the evening ahead is hopefully a sensational city view to remember.

We start the night after a recharge at the Parkroyal when a decision is made by Alex to grab dinner at the 51 Old Airport Road hawker centre.  So glad when we got there as it was just what we were looking for, cheap and heaps (of choice).  Looks like a 3 course meal tonight… Continue reading