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Singapore OCBC Skyway in the Gardens by the Bay Botanical Gardens
Singapore Travel Guide

OCBC Skyway: Elevated Adventure and Panoramic Views

The sun was starting to set when I arrived at the queue for the Skywalk. After the heat of the day it was a relief. It had been a humid day, so I had sweated through my second t-shirt of the day, having only changed an hour before after a can exploded all over me. The […]

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Two monkeys preening in Ubud Sanctuary Bali
Bali Indonesia Travel Guide Ubud

Monkey Forest: Exploring Ubud’s Sanctuary

I arrived at the Monkey Forest in Ubud after a lot of talk about how it was an essential to visit. I had been travelling with family and we all had agreed to meet at 4:30 outside the entrance so we could explore together. A group of us had spent the morning exploring Ubud by […]

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Marina Bay Sands Hotel SkyPark at Night in Singapore for a travel blog post on the experience
Singapore Travel Guide

Marina Bay Sands Skydeck, Singapores premier viewpoint

With just a short time frame in Singapore, I had to prioritise my time. I knew though that I had to visit the Marina Bay Sands Skydeck. This Observation Deck stands at 53 floors above sea level and offers unparalleled views of Singapore. I could not think of a more perfect first activity to do […]

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Singapore Skyline photo for brads backpack travel blog. Post is on what you need to know before you go to Singapore
Know before you go Singapore Travel Guide Travel Tips

Singapore City: Know before you go

Singapore is a densely packed city with so much to offer. You can find one of Asia’s most popular destinations just off the Southern Coast of Malaysia. Many tourists stop off here on the way to Indonesia, having a little city break before relaxing by the beach. With so much to offer to make the […]

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Travel Guide Travel Tips

Your complete September Travel Guide

September is a month that offers so much for travellers. With the summer crowds dissipating in the Northern Hemisphere, it’s an ideal time to explore  without the crowds and inflated prices. Whether you’re seeking autumn colours, warm beaches, or unique cultural experiences, there’s a perfect September destination for you. Japan If you’re enchanted by vibrant […]

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A train travelling through France, Chamonix-Mont-Blanc
Travel Guide Travel Tips

Your complete August Travel Guide

Singapore You’re hard pressed to find a bad time to visit Singapore. Because of its proximity to the equator you can rely on warm weather nearly year round. As August is one of Singapore’s driest months, that makes it the perfect time to explore Singapore’s street stalls. If you are a food lover then Singapore […]

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Tirta Empul Temple in Bali, Indonesia on a post about temple etiquette
Bali Indonesia Travel Guide Travel Tips

Balinese temple etiquette: Everything you need to know

Bali is known for its temples, but did you know there are in fact over 10,000 of them on the island? Many of them welcome tourists, with some being free and others charging an entrance fee. All of them deserve your respect, and with instances of bad tourists showing disrespect on the rise it’s important […]

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