Discovering Peru

Peru might be on the other side of the world in South America, but it is becoming one of the well-travelled Singaporeans’ most sought-after destinations. If you’re thinking of visiting the land of Machu Picchu, here are some fun facts to get you started.   Peruvian cuisine Peruvian cuisine is extremely diverse, with influences from…

24 hours in Brussels, Belgium

Brussels is one of the most dynamic capitals in Europe, yet this beautiful city often gets overlooked in favour of more well-known cities like Amsterdam and Berlin. Dive int o the birthplace of Tintin with this 24-hour itinerary.   Have breakfast at Maison Dandoy No trip to Belgium is complete without trying their famous waffles,…

1 Week Getaway Road Trip in Ireland

There’s more to do in Ireland than drink Guinness and try to spot leprechauns! If you’ve got a week to spend in Ireland, here are some places to visit with a rental car and an adventurous spirit.   Days 1 and 2: Dublin As a visitor from Singapore, your first port of call is likely…

Back in Time in Myanmar

So, you’ve explored all of Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam, and now you’re looking for a new Southeast Asian destination to explore? Myanmar, which was until recently very inaccessible to tourists, is developing rapidly on the back of political changes that have loosened the military government’s grip on the nation. If you’re thinking of visiting…

Top 5 places to visit in Vienna, Austria

Vienna was once the capital of one of the world’s biggest and most powerful empires. Today, the city still dazzles with magnificent architecture and lush gardens. Here are five places no visitor to Vienna should miss.   The Hofburg Address: Michaelerkuppel, 1010 Wien, Austria The imposing Hofburg once served as the imperial palace in the…

Plan an Icelandic Trip to die for

There is no place quite like Iceland when it comes to otherworldly landscapes. This Nordic island nation is not as cold as its name suggests, but when it comes to panoramas as desolate as they are breathtaking, it does not disappoint. Here are five must-dos when visiting Iceland.   Feel overwhelmed at the Gullfoss Waterfall…

5 Instagrammable places to visit in Lima

Peru is an increasingly popular travel destination for visitors from Singapore, who are flocking to the South American nation in order to explore Incan ruins like the famous Machu Picchu and historic city Cusco. But Peru’s capital and largest city, Lima, is definitely worth more than a few days of your time. Not only is…

Best of Budapest, Hungary

The Hungarian culture and language are startlingly different from those of the surrounding nations. And Budapest is like no other capital in Central Europe, with a striking beauty that has earned it the nickname “Paris of the East”. Here are some must-dos when in Budapest.   Marvel at the view of Buda and Pest from…

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Backpacking guide to Bali, Indonesia

Bali is not only one of the most beautiful tropical islands in the world, but also has lots to offer visitors in terms of things to do and places to visit. It also happens to be a relatively affordable destination for visitors from Singapore. There are lots of options in Bali for any budget. If…