Five best places for a view in South East Asia

Looking down from above is the best way to get an overview of a new city. It gives you the story of a city in a nutshell. You get to see the shape, from the central business district to the urban sprawl as far as the eye can see. You will spy the old juxtaposed with […]

Sipping a Singapore Sling in Raffles

Yes it so has to be done ~ albeit I baulked at the 31.50SD that I paid. But Raffles! you can’t not do it, after all when are you going to be in Singapore again? This beautiful low rise white colonial style building is almost bullied by the glossy hi rise scrapers alongside but once […]

Marina area for first time visitors to Singapore.

I’d recommend Marina area hands down to first time visitors to Singapore – Why?…because it’s central to major attractions and connected to the city transport system. The Grey Traveller stayed at the  Pan Pacific in Raffles Boulevard, with views over The Marina and much of the city. It is easy to plan your Singapore itinerary over […]