Travel tips- San Francisco

San Francisco is my favourite city in the world. It was the first city I had ever visited internationally and it was where the travel bug bit me for real. I was very concerned about visiting it again, afraid that the spell would be broken and I would realise that my wonderful memories of the […]

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Sentosa Island in One Day

Sentosa Island Up until the 1970’s, this island, located off the coast of Singapore, was primarily used for military operations and defense of the city due to its strategic location. Multiple fortresses were built on the island in the late 19th century and a notable example, Fort Siloso, adapted by the British forces in WWII […]

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Travel Tips- Las Vegas!

Las Vegas! Everything is big there, the lights, the shows, the hotels and the casinos. It sucks you in and you lose all sense of time. Everything is available 24hours a day in this oasis in the desert. It is beautiful and wonderful, tacky and seedy, luxurious and over the top. It is full of […]

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Changes to the US visa Waiver Program (ESTA)

  As of the 21st of January changes have been made that may affect Australians wishing to visit the US on the ESTA (Electronic System for Travel Authorisations) visa waiver program. Everyone who has visited Iran, Iraq, Syria or Sudan after the 1st of March 2011 and everyone who is a dual national of these […]

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Singapore Airlines to launch “Capital Express” routes

Singapore Airlines announced this week that they will be launching a new route called the ‘Capital Express.” This will be a Singapore- Canberra- Wellington return route that will initially fly 4 times a week, possibly increasing seasonally due to demand. Flights will go on sale from the 25th of January for flights from the 21st […]

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Mariner of the Seas- Cruise Ship Review

I am a huge fan of cruising; it is one of those holidays where you can truly do absolutely nothing.  Royal Caribbean (RCCL) was holding a double upgrade sale, meaning a balcony room for the price of an interior, so I jumped at the opportunity! The Mariner of the Seas currently sails from Singapore around […]

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Cruising on Less Cash

As I have said before, cruising is easy. It also can be relatively cheap. A 7-10 night cruise out of Sydney can cost you the same or less then the same length trip to Thailand or Bali. I have compiled a list of tips for not spending all of your hard earned cash, while still […]

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Gardens by the Bay – Singapore

The Gardens by the Bay is definitely in my top 3 things to see in Singapore. This huge garden is located right next to the Marina Bay Sands and covers 101 hectares of prime waterfront land. This beautiful green space consists of a collection of different gardens and sections including: the climate controlled Flower Dome […]

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Airline Review- Scoot

Budget Airline Review- Scoot to Singapore return  Scoot is yet another budget airline to offer services from Australia to South East Asia. Scoot is an offset of Singapore Airlines and you can see some of their service policies in their wonderful staff and service. In comparison to other budget services, the staff, or “Scootees” as […]

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