Singapore Public Holidays 2017 – The Ultimate Guide

Singapore Public Holidays 2017 – The Ultimate Guide Singapore Public Holidays 2017 guide will show you where to visit next year! There’s 11 gazetted public holidays in 2017, with 7 of them falling on a Friday, Sunday or Monday. There’s absolutely no reason not to go on a holiday in 2017 now with 7 long weekends (that’s one more than in 2016). What’s more, by taking a few days of leave off work you get to add 4 more long weekends to the existing 7!    We work hard in Singapore, we ought to play hard too! Singapore public holidays […]

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African Safari – Tips & Things You Must Know Before Going

An African safari trip isn’t your standard travel experience. Sojourning across the plains of Africa could be a once-in-a-lifetime journey. There’s nothing more exhilarating than glimpsing wildlife in their untamed world. Sir David Attenborough says that Africa is “the only place on earth to see the full majesty of nature” and “there’s nowhere in the world where wildlife puts on a greater show.” I can’t help but agree. Great plains of Africa Here’s five tips on how to make the most out of your African safari experience. 1. Decide on your African safari destination and get your timing right There […]

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Morocco Travel: 14 days for just $700, that’s so cheap!

Morocco delights even on a small budget. The cost of food, hotels and transport in Morocco are low by Singaporean standards. Tourists can travel with just SGD 50 (that’s 340 Moroccan dirhams) a day in this wonderful country. With SGD 700 you can spend 2 weeks in Morocco. If you plan to spend one week there, it’ll cost just SGD 350!   Cheap Flights to Morocco Disclaimer: this doesn’t include flights. Tourism in Morocco is well-established and there’s a lot of flights and ferries to choose from. When I visited Morocco, I flew from the UK as I was studying there […]

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African Safari & Top 3 Destinations in Botswana

Botswana, Africa – Lonely Planet’s no. 1 travel destination in 2016 Botswana is the number one destination on Lonely Planet Best in Travel List 2016, the roundup of the best travel destinations to visit the coming year. Singapore was first on the same list last year. Namibia, Botswana’s next door neighbour was second on the 2015 list. Both African countries are little known to Singaporeans. Do you know that Singaporeans can visit Botswana visa-free? In this post I will share more about travelling in Botswana. Where is Botswana? Is it safe to visit? Botswana is situated in the southern part of Africa and […]

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10 Reasons Why You Should Travel Southern Africa

1. The most beautiful sunsets you will ever see in your life. Africa is known for its magnificant sunsets, rich golden hues cast over the shadow of the acacia tree and wildlife over the great expanse of the savanna. Every sunset in Africa is beautiful, intense and fiery, you’ll feel like you’re staring at the gates of heaven. The first time I saw the sunset in the African plains I was gobsmacked, and I was amazed everyday when the sun sets. Sunrises are amazing too! Like the one you see in the Lion King movie.   2. You wouldn’t want to go to a zoo again! Africa, there’s […]

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Botswana Holidays & Victoria Falls Tours

Visit the majestic Okavango Delta, the grand Victoria Falls and Chobe National Park, Botswana is a great holiday destination. ~$3500, 10 days BUDGET: The amount stated here is an appoximate estimate for a comfortable trip with midrange accomodation, resturants and a few additional activities. The budget for Botswana holidays can be customised to meet your needs. SCHEDULE: 10 days is a relatively comfortable pace to tour Botswana & Victoria Falls on your holiday. Day 1-2: Victoria Falls ‘Mosi-oa-Tunya’, the Smoke that Thunders is one of the most spectacular waterfalls in the world. The Zambezi River plunges down gorges and raises an iridescent mist […]

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Tanzania, Kenya Destinations: Tours & Attractions

Watch the ultimate wildlife show right in front of your eyes in full HD ~$4500, 10 days BUDGET: The amount stated here is an appoximate estimate for a comfortable trip with midrange accomodation, resturants and a few additional activities. This budget can be customised to meet your needs. SCHEDULE: This is a relatively comfortable pace to see East Africa, where distances are huge between destinations and much time is spent on travelling. You can pick the dates and customise the pace of your tour, its your holiday after all. This travel itinerary features Kenya destinations as well as Tanzania attractions. […]

Namibia Destinations: Holiday & Travel Guide

< See majestic sand dunes, salt pans and moonscapes, absolutely out of this world ~$3500, 15 days BUDGET: The amount stated here in our tour is an appoximate estimate for a comfortable trip with midrange accomodation, resturants and a few additional activities. This budget can be customised to meet your needs. SCHEDULE: This travel guide details a relatively comfortable pace to see the best Namibia destinations on your holiday. Namibia is a coutry where distances are huge and much time is spent on travelling. You can pick the dates and customise the pace of your holiday. Day 1-3: Capetown Cape Town […]