Monthly Archives: September 2012

World Trip 2012-13: Day 4 – Melaka, Malaysia

Highlights: Trishaw ride, Taoism Temple. Leaving the hotel at 7.30 am we commenced our journey out of Singapore and onto Malaysia for the next 6 days in a new country. Taxis to the bus station and we all managed to … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 3 – Singapore

Highlights: Jurong Bird Park, Listening to AFL Grand Final, Meeting new tour group. Today’s schedule should see at visit to Jurong Bird Park, AFL Grand Final (on Internet radio), checking out the shops, moving hotels and finally meeting my G … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 2 – Singapore

Highlights: Sentosa Island, Singapore Zoo Night Safari No problems waking up today, must be the favourable 2 hour time zone change. The included breakfast was very fulling. Checked the Internet and heard the body of Jill Meagher was found back … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Day 1 – Melbourne to Singapore

Highlights: Business lounge, Relaxing business class flight. A 9.30 am flight to start from Melbourne to Sydney means an easy morning, no OMG getting up at 4 am or anything crazy like that. Baggage checkin was very easy, walking right … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: T – 4 days to departure

In 4 days I commence extended leave and travel round the world. Over 139 days I’ll be visiting 18 countries and Antarctica. A few days ago I updated my Frankfurt to London and London to Frankfurt flights to business for … Continue reading

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Antarctica and Iceland here I come

Well I’ve basically completed my clothing checklist for the cold environment in Antarctica and Iceland. Let’s see; – expensive wet weather jacket – thermal underwear – water proof pants Plus I purchased ear plugs, hiking pants and a travel wallet. … Continue reading

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World Trip 2012-13: Activities Booked

With only two weeks remaining until my trip commences I’m now focusing on what activities I’ll be doing during the free times between my organised tours. Today I booked seven interesting activities; Sentosa Island Images of Singapore Morning Trip with optional … Continue reading

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