Sydney – Doing It Solo

27 JUNE – 02 JULY 2015: First stop in Australia…Sydney! Australia has always placed highly on the list of places I want to see, so I was really looking forward to this leg of my 2015 travels. Unfortunately though my trip didn’t start very well. In fact, you could say it started with a  mini…

Samanda in Bali – Sun, Sea & Sand!

14 – 18 JUNE 2015: Third destination on the Samanda trip is Bali, Indonesia! Which means it’s time to hit the beach and get some colour! Firstly, Bali is as beautiful as I had expected. It’s a well known honeymoon destination so my expectations were pretty high! And speaking of honeymoons, we were actually lucky…

Samanda in Malaysia – Part 2

13 JUNE 2015: Day 2 in Malaysia…. We didn’t make any plans on our second day so we decided to do as much as possible as it was also our last day in Malaysia. LITTLE INDIA – BRICKFIELDS ‘Little India in Brickfields is a medium sized town located just outside of the city centre, Kuala…

Samanda in Malaysia – Part 1

12 JUNE 2015: The next country on the Samanda trip was Malaysia… Hotel: Hilton at Petaling Jaya which is on the outskirts of Kuala Lumpur. The hotel itself was very nice although the area around the hotel was fairly run-down and a few places smelled funny. We spent most of our time in Kuala Lumpur…

Samanda in Singapore – Marina Bay Sands

10 JUNE 2015: Ever since I decided to go to Singapore I have been excited about visiting Marina Bay Sands (MBS). It’s considered an architectural masterpiece, towering in front of the city with 3 great towers and a huge infinity pool / rooftop park that spans across them. MBS is one of Singapore’s few iconic…

Samanda in Singapore – Attractions

06 – 11 JUNE 2015: From Thailand to Singapore…. First order of business… Find my best friend Amanda at Singapore airport! Amanda was flying in from London and I was arriving from Bangkok so we decided to meet at the huge slide at T3. It’s the world’s tallest slide in an airport, standing at the…

Bangkok – Third Time’s a Charm

03 – 06 JUNE 2015: After a month in Manila, I decided to go back to England to visit my family for a few weeks. However after a mere two weeks I was weirdly starting to feel a bit unsettled so I impulsively decided to jump on a plane and visit my friend Paul in…