Aerial view of Singapore skyline at night near Marina Bay, Singapore

A Great Singapore Vacation is Not Just for the “Crazy Rich”

A Singapore vacation offers a diverse, culinary, and futuristic experience for Globetrotters at any budget. Watching this past summer’s hit movie Crazy Rich Asians, it’s hard not to feel just a pinch of wanderlust for Singapore, where much of the movie takes place. With sweeping shots of the city’s beautiful marina, lavish parties in the […]

Tourist traveler with camera in modern asian city chinatown shopping looking at a red lantern for souvenir trinkets

Hong Kong vs Singapore: Finding Your Perfect Gateway City on Asia Tours

Which of these great gateway cities is your perfect starter on Asia tours? On the surface, Hong Kong and Singapore are two great cities with a lot in common. Both are major crossroads and trading ports within Asia, with a colourful and complex Chinese culture (alongside numerous others), world class airlines and international airports, a […]

Aerial view of Singapore Skyline at night

Four Perfect Days on a Singapore Vacation

As Southeast Asia’s great cultural crossroads, Singapore is a patchwork of contradictions. The smoke of incense rises from traditional temples in the shadow of towering architectural marvels. Lively “wet” markets keep the ever-hungry locals (and visitors) fed the old fashioned way, while space age artificial trees collect water for the island’s most ambitious botanical innovation. […]

Woman tourist walking on busy Bangkok street, Thailand

10 Cities You Need to Visit at Least Once on a Southeast Asia Vacation

Where should you go on your Southeast Asia vacation? Build your itinerary around these ten cities. Asia’s cities can get a harsh rap compared to their European counterparts. With one or two exceptions, they’re not particularly orderly, and there are very few cobblestone streets that look like they belong on the lid of a chocolate […]

Singapore City Skyline at Night, Singapore

7 Must-Sees in Singapore

Though the main island of Singapore is just 42 kilometres wide, the vibrant Southeast Asian city-state is packed with more culinary delights, world-renowned art, world-class shopping, and unexpected natural wonders than you can imagine. Singapore includes 60 islets, mostly uninhabited, that make for great playgrounds and beach escapes from the city. Though its main island […]