Singapore Zoo… Part 2…

As soon as you walk through the gates you’re greeted by the wildlife with Lemurs and Monkeys bounding through the trees around you! The zoo is alive with the sound of the animals and each corner reveals something different! The zoo has some truly unique animals, the most unique of which is a Polar Bear! […]

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Singapore Zoo

While in Singapore we headed to Singapore Zoo! The zoo covers 26 hectares and houses over 300 species, 26% of which are endangered! The zoo first opened in 1973 and adopts an “open concept” with large, spacious enclosures that are stimulating for the animals. The enclosures make clever use of streams and ditches to keep […]

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Singapore: Quirky Architecture

Singapore has some incredibly bizarre, quirky and random architecture and has thrust itself into the modern age with some of it’s buildings, parks and public spaces. Singapore is a great mix of traditional and modern and on the same street you’ll find temples, shrines and rustic buildings next to a towering high-rise with giant bird […]

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Singapore… Part 2…

While in Singapore we visited the zoo (post to follow), pottered around the shops, walked along the river, explored the gardens and public spaces dotted around the city (post to follow), visited temples and shrines, markets, food halls and had a night out on the Singapore Gay scene! Despite Singapore feeling rather Western at times […]

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Singapore

After a boozy farewell to Australia we headed to the airport and Singapore! I wasn’t sure what to expect from Singapore so I arrived with an open-mind eager to explore the city, it’s customs, culture and food! We’d booked 6 nights in Singapore with little or no plan other than to explore the city, enjoy […]

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Welcome to Singapore!

It’s day 2 in Singapore and I wanted to let you all know we’re having a great time! I spent a couple of hours last night getting my blog in order and I’m disappointed to report that I have 38 posts to write to catch up to the present! Apologies to those who read my […]

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