When visiting Singapore I usually stay in the Bugis area but wanted to try a different hotel this time, so opted for the Parc Sovereign Hotel on Albert Street. It turned out to be an excellent choice.
Bangkok to Singapore by train is a journey I’ve done a few times in the last decade and last week did it again. If you love traveling by train then this is a must-do adventure if you’re visiting southeast Asia.
This is the second time I’ve stayed at Citrus Hotel in Johor Bahru and I’ll definitely stay here again. It’s just a few minutes walk from JB Sentral train station and right next to a shopping mall that has a great choice of restaurants. It’s also recently been renovated.
Golden Homestay @ The Robertson is one the best value condos I’ve every stayed at anywhere in the world. The Robertson is a high-end condo building and the Golden Homestay is a condo available for short-term rental within the building. It was truly awesome spending three nights there.
I’ve stop in Kuala Lumpur for a few days on my way from Bangkok to Singapore by train. It’s a great city with lots to see. I’ve been on many walks, so here are the videos I’ve recorded.
Blue Boy Vegetarian Food Center is one of my favorite places to get lunch in Kuala Lumpur. I ate there twice on my most recent visit.
If you’re visiting the Petaling Street market in Chinatown, this Buddhist vegetarian restaurant is a great place to have either lunch or dinner. Wan Fo Yuan has been open since the 1980s and is a real old-school restaurant.
Walking is something we both enjoy, so we are going to be making lots of walking videos wherever we go. As we us Bangkok as our base, this page will be where you can find all our Walking Around Bangkok videos.
Bangkok Snake Farm, also known as Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute, is a fantastic place to spend a few hours, and is especially popular with children.
Even though Thailand is a mainly Buddhist country, one of the most popular events is the annual Navaratri Hindu Festival that takes place in Bangkok.