Universal Studios Singapore

I’m running round and round the globe, waiting for tourists to get out of my way, desperate to get back to Australia, Arrgghhhhh… Then finally I got the shot. Oh the holiday memory of visiting Universal sealed forever from an over produced happy snap. On the flip side, not every happy snap has a dialogue…

Top Singapore Accommodation for Families

First things first, Singapore is a family-friendly full-stop. Nearly everything in Singapore caters for kids. Australians tend to think of it as a great stopover en route to Europe. It absolutely is a great stop over but it also a great place for a holiday. Let’s tick off what they have. Great theme parks. Great…

Little India, Singapore

How cool is feeling like you are in India but you are not at all? As I re-read that, it sounds stupid considering I am basing my vision of India on what I’ve seen in movies and on television shows as I have never been to India! So, based on what I have seen on screen Little…

Legoland Malaysia

  My son had (he still has, but he moved to England)  a lovely friend who had visited Legoloand in England on a trip home. For a young boy who could barely breathe without thinking about Lego, creating Lego or making purchasing decisions, the idea of Legoland was like saying ‘let’s go visit Santa’s toyshop….

Gardens by the Bay, Singapore

You don’t need to be 65 to enjoy the Gardens by the Bay. When you visit you will understand that statement. There are members of the older generation everywhere. This could be because it is a relatively relaxing and cool stroll but maybe also because Singapore is know as the garden city throughout the world….

Merlion, Singapore 

If you have small children, a morning/afternoon outing might be all you can do some days. My children never slept in a pram for more than 30-40 minutes which results in not being able to sight-see endlessly for days on end. If your time poor or in need of a short activity or a brief walk to…

Singapore Night Safari

Singapore’s Night Safari is fabulous. We live near a zoo and I neither love them nor hate them. A great zoo is a fabulous experience for the family. The best zoo’s are educational and leading conservationists. SeaWorld may not be my cup of tea but when asked if the animals are happy, I have my answer…

A date at Raffles

Re-building a connection with my son in the grandeur of the Raffles Hotel was an easy one!