Singapore

When

  • April 2011 for one day

Places

Singapore City

Singapore Flyer (massive ferris wheel and on clear days you are meant to be able to see as far as Indonesia);
Walk around the city and along the foreshore, you pass numerous shopping complexes.

Language

  • Malay but English is widely spoken and you will not have any issues
  • Hello: Hello / Hai
  • Thank you: Terima kasih (TREE-muh KAH-seh)
  • Good bye: Selamat tinggal (SLAH-maht tin-GAHL)
  • Yes / No: Ya / tidak

Visa

  • The visa for Singapore is free for Australians

Money

  • Singapore Dollar (1.25 SIN = $1 USD)

Food

  • Dumplings, noodle soup, wontons

Tips and tricks

  • Grab a map of the city and walk around, if you get yourself lost, you will easily find your way again and if not, most people will help you out.
  • There is a cool butterfly garden at Changi airport which you can walk through – thought this was very odd but cool.

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