Category: Singapore & Malaysia

Marina Bay Sands

Trip preparation for Singapore & Malaysia

In a few weeks we fly to Singapore and then on to the Malaysian island of Langkawi. Currently we are in the midst of the preparations for this trip. Flight booking, we have Booked the flights to Asia with SWISS via Zurich to Singapore. The return flight is with SWISS to Zurich. However,...

SWISS A320-200 (registration: HB-JLP) at Gate A11

SWISS Airbus A320-200 economy class, Berlin to Zurich

Our trip to Singapore, we started with a train journey from Halle (Saale) to Berlin. The travel time is with the ICE just 1:16 hour, although to be fair, the Bus (line TXL) from Berlin main station to the airport Tegel is added for this purpose. The bottom line is we were just as fast...

SWISS A340-300 Winglets

SWISS Airbus A340-300 economy class, Zurich to Singapore

According to plan we should be on the ground already at 16:30 from Berlin, arriving in Zurich. Due to the strong hurricane Niklas, we arrived only three hours later. From Gate A81 we ran in the direction of the SWISS Senator Lounge. On the Transfer switch had formed due to the many delays and long queues. Many of the passengers were flights your connection...

Grand Mercure Roxy Singapore

Grand Mercure Singapore Roxy

For our stay in Singapore we had reserved for three nights a room in the Hotel Grand Mercure Singapore Roxy. After our arrival at the airport we went to the Ground Transportation Desk in the arrival level. Here we got the Information, when and where the free Hotel Shuttle leaves. Unfortunately, we had missed the Bus by 10 minutes and had to wait a further 50 minutes.

Infinity Pool - Marina Bay Sands

Marina Bay Sands Singapore

If you make a ranking of the most spectacular buildings in Asia, then one is definitely in the Top 10 – the Marina Bay Sands Hotel. Opened in 2010, the Resort at the Marina Bay in Singapore consists of a casino, a Hotel, a conference and exhibition centre, a shopping centre, an art and science Museum, two theatres, Bars and Restaurants, concert halls and various.

Merlion

Merlion, Raffels Hotel and Sin Swee Kee

Formula 1 track “Marina Bay Street Circuit” Our day began with a visit to the formula 1 track “Marina Bay Street Circuit”. Here you can see just to the pit lane and walk along the Start-finish area. Much of the route runs on public roads, but this part is located directly on the Bay...

Souvenir shops in Chinatown

Orchard Road, Chinatown and Lau Pa Sat

Orchard Road – Singapore Orchard Road is a Shopping street in Singapore with a Mall to the Other. Here you get really everything from Louis Vuitton and H&M to exotic, such as quality products from the Erzgebirge. It correctly what was going on and the shops are well attended. Omakase Burger In a Food Blog...

Supertree Grove

Gardens by the Bay and light show "Wonderfull"

We got off at the metro station, Marina Bay Sands and wanted to from the Hotel over the bridge across in the Gardens by the Bay. We just went with one of the elevators to the seventh floor and tried to get the direction of the bridge, which worked somehow. At some point it occurred to us then...

AirAsia Airbus A320-200 MSN 6064 - 9M-AJH

AirAsia Airbus A320-200 economy class, Singapore to Langkawi

With the hotel's own Shuttle Bus, we were from the Grand Mercure Roxy without traffic jams and delay to Terminal 1 of Singapore Changi International airport hazards. The Check-In counter of AirAsia was uncomplicated. Unfortunately, we have not paid attention to our boarding cards and we were given only during the security check, that...

The Planter's

The Danna Langkawi – The Planter’s

The Planter's a fine dining Restaurant overlooking the Infinity Pool of the Hotel The Danna Langkawi and the Andaman sea. In addition to the hearty Breakfast for the hotel guests there in the evening, a wide selection of Mediterranean, European-inspired and local dishes, with an emphasis on quality, style and presentation.

Restaurant Straits & Co

The Danna Langkawi – Straits & Co

The little nice Café, Restaurant or the Straits & Co is part of the Hotel The Danna Langkawi. Here, both local and Western Snacks and main dishes to be served. No matter whether indoors or outdoors, in the water surrounded by Patios and rivers, the atmosphere is rather relaxed and loose. A meal costs between 40 and 50 MYR (about 10 USD), and is thus completely in the frame. For the small lunch or snack, big lunch, hunger is something here in any case.

The Danna Langkawi

The Danna Langkawi

After landing on the beautiful island of Langkawi, we were already expected at the airport by our personal Shuttle Service of the hotel The Danna Langkawi. You took the Luggage and accompanied us to the car. During the trip, we were given drinks and a cool cloth in order to make us fresh. Even if our arrival from Singapore was not so long in the heat is a little Refreshing is always good.

Rainforest Chalet

Berjaya Langkawi Resort

Our second Hotel on the island of Langkawi, the Berjaya Langkawi Resort. Upon our arrival at 14 o'clock our room was and the booked Rainforest Chalet yet ready. The flow of the reception was for a 4 star Hotel very unprofessional and took forever. Maybe we had just bad luck with the staff.

Car rental on Langkawi - Toyota

Driving a rental car on Langkawi

Since we wanted to Langkawi to explore on your own, we really needed a rental car. From our Hotel, the Danna Langkawi, we were driven to the airport. In the arrival hall and I am on the search for the big companies in the industry. The time I would have been able to save me but – Avis,...