Another new airline route has been added to the growing number of service from Denpasar to other places on the planet. This one is a direct flight to Singapore vice versa which would make it ideal for all expats doing a visa-run. The new service is also ideal for those […]
Right now Singapore is celebrating a tradition, where money is offered to help feed hungry ghosts. Sounds a bit like Bali, but its for real. The other day on Waterloo St. home of the Kwan Im Thong Hood Cho temple & Sri Krishnan temple people were lighting incense sticks. In […]
Today I took my friend Fauzi’s advice and went to Toa Payoh to look at cell phones. I’m not a gadget person and don’t care about ringtones, video clips or playing games. For me its purely a device to save time.
Bali is enjoying beautiful weather at the moment, with cool mornings and evenings, with sunny days. A look at the 10 day weather forecast for Bali shows this will continue for the immediate future.
One of my erands in Singapore this time is to buy a new phone. My old one still works, but is literally falling apart. As luck would have it my camera has malfunctioned too, making spending money feel easier. Arriving in Singapore with my old Nokia, I called up Fauzi […]
My visa run to run to Singapore today saw me catch a Bluebird taxi (0361)701111, pre-arranged, from Seminyak to the International Departure terminal at Ngurah Rai, for 43,000rp. The journey took about 15 minutes due to no traffic and a race car driver.
Singapore will no longer be a place criminals from Indonesia can run to. Come Friday April 27th 2007, the 2 countries will have an agreement to implement a mechanism for extradition.
Batam is popular with Singaporeans, so its no surprise there is a food court. The desk staff at my hotel advised me to go to Windsor Food Court, which was a bit of an adventure. In Batam the taxis do not have meters. If you take a taxi from your […]
Yesterday afternoon I picked up my passport from my ‘agent’ who showed up with a stack of about 30 passports, dishing them out to a group of people who gathered at the McDonalds at the Forum Galeria in Singapore. All I had left to do was get to the ferry […]