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Backpacking in Singapore: Staying at the Green Kiwi Hostel in Bugis

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I was recently back in good old Singapore and I loved it. It was a sentimental journey as you might have read. This time, I had the choice of staying in a budget backpacking hostel dorm like my roots or …

Back Backpacking in Singapore: Reminiscing My First Visit Here

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So there I was, still in my 20s, backpacking in Singapore. Smile on my face, with my travel buddy Natalja. We milked it, we sweated it like crazy and we saw as much as we could in a two day …

Backpacking in Singapore: Top 5 Sights

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For those of you who think backpacking in Singapore is an oxymoron, think again. I have passed through the Lion City quite a few times on my travels and always on a tight budget. Though having said that the term …

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The 5 Safest Countries I Have Backpacked In

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I’ve been asked a few times about staying safe when you travel and it’s definitely something I need and want to write more about. I’ve written some articles about this before including mostly health safety and also personal safety in …

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Top 5 Casino Resorts in the World

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While I’m not the biggest fan of casinos and gambling, there is something appealing about casino resorts themselves. I’ve visited a few down the years, and I love the vibe around them. But ashamedly and admittedly I have yet to …

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Thirsty Thursdays: O’Bama’s Irish Pub, Tanjong Pagar, Singapore

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So having been reunited with cousin Chris in May 2011 when I arrived in Singapore (for the second time), we had originally planned to go out for a few jars in the city. However my flight was getting in late …

Last Minute Buses, Slow Trains, Lost Passports and Sleeper Train to Kuala Lumpur

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It was all a big rush leaving Singapore. We had been to Night Safari, leaving it around 8.30 pm, having to get to Keppel Road Train Station for our 10 pm Singapore to Malaysia sleeper Train across the border into Malaysia and …

Backpacking in Singapore: Night Safari

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You’re thinking what the hell is “Night Safari”? But it’s obvious. The answer’s in the title. Singapore had the world’s first night safari. So while there and with one of the world’s most famous zoos so close, we couldn’t resist …

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