Category: Travel

Don’t Visit KL

Don’t Visit KL

Visiting KL feels like travelling backwards on a train – mildly nauseating and you’re glad when it’s over. It doesn’t feel natural for humans. In KL the busses are on time, and the towers are tall. The food is cheap and the taxis are metered. They’ve got gardens, museums, markets, and malls – but something’s …

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Sentosa Island – Gold for Fools

Sentosa Island – Gold for Fools

I have two words for Sentosa Island: fools, and gold. I just got back to Singapore after 20hrs of travel – to find my hostel won’t check me in ‘til mid-afternoon. Hmmm…I checked trip advisor. Not many options for an unwashed insomniac. Then I thought: ‘Hey, I’ll get out of the city and head to …

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24hrs in Singapore

24hrs in Singapore

They say your first impression is also your last. And, like a sweaty handshake, Singapore will not be forgotten. I’m a good judge of character, and I like what I see. The city is clean and safe, and it feels so young – a term which, in other places, can mean a lack character. But …

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