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Singapore: Day 3 Haji Lane, Jurong East and Bugis Street

This is the last of the 3 part series of my trip to Singapore. I intentionally divided my trip to 3 parts so I can share with you extensively my experiences while vacationing in Singapore. I wanted to give you readers a real glimpse of my vacation that's why I am including the cost of the expenses I incurred while on vacation. It is also to encourage those who are in quandary if they can afford to go on an international trip without breaking the bank. I want to share how we can enjoy our midlife years without splurging too much, how little we can spent a dime without sacrificing comfort and to enjoy immensely the whole trip.


On our last day, we went around Haji Lane because it is famous for its wall murals. We then travelled by train to Jurong East to shop at IMM Mall then to Bugis Street to finish all the shopping we need to do like buying souvenirs for my family and some personal items.

We had breakfast in this small cafe in Lavender, we ordered heavy breakfast to tide us up fo…

Singapore:Day 2 Kampong Glam, Sentosa, Universal Studios Singapore

I was supposed to start the 2nd part of my Singapore trip last night but because of a lot of work at the office (making up for the days I was away from work), I was so tired when I arrived home. I'm missing Singapore already so I'd better start my blog right now!


Anyway, day 2 started earlier today. While Charmi was still sleeping, I sneaked out of bed and took a bath. The bathrooms at Meadows Hostel where we stayed were very clean but you have to bring along your own toiletries because they are not provided. No need to bring towels, they will provide it, and before I forget when we checked in, the receptionist gave us 2 free adapters. By the way, I booked our hostel via Booking.com. No credit card  or prepayment was required, I paid in cash at the hostel.
Before taking a bath, I took my breakfast and I have the pantry by myself. The pantry has an overview of the sky rise buildings in Singapore and I was enjoying the sprinkling of rain. It was a beautiful morning, no hurries,…

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