Singapore Winners In Worlds Best Airline And Airports List

The World’s Best Awards are compiled each year by Travel+Leisure who ask readers their travel experiences around the globe — to share their opinions on the top cities, islands, cruise ships, spas, airlines, and more.  Main picture Changi Jewel credit Scribbling Geek on Unsplash This year Singapore has won two, significant awards. Singapore Airlines InContinue reading “Singapore Winners In Worlds Best Airline And Airports List”

2021 Best Cities in Southeast Asia

The World’s Best Awards are compiled each year by Travel+Leisure who ask readers their travel experiences around the globe — to share their opinions on the top cities, islands, cruise ships, spas, airlines, and more.  Main picture Ubud, Indonesia credit Marvin Meyer on Unsplash Readers rated cities on their sights and landmarks, culture, cuisine, friendliness, shopping,Continue reading “2021 Best Cities in Southeast Asia”

Singapore In World’s Best Countries List

This 2021 Best Countries List sees Singapore in 4th place worldwide in “Best Countries Movers” list, 5th worldwide in the “Best Countries Agility” and 8th in the “Best Countries Entrepreneurs” list. Main picture Chinatown, Singapore credit David Kobovsky on Unsplash Thailand is the only other Southeast Asian country to feature in the top 10 ofContinue reading “Singapore In World’s Best Countries List”

Southeast Asia Twitter Review 12th September

A busy week that has seen Thailand planning to reopen many more destinations next month to international tourists, Vietnam announcing Sandbox plans and increasing confidence that Cambodia will also be able to welcome back foreign visitors soon. Main picture Kelimutu, Indonesia, credit NeilsPhotography on flickr Cambodia A different location in Cambodia to start of withContinue reading “Southeast Asia Twitter Review 12th September”

First VTL Tourist Flight Lands In Singapore

The first travellers under the new Vaccinated Travel Lanes (VTL) have arrived in Singapore after their flight from Germany touched down earlier today. Main picture Singapore Airlines flight credit Roderick Eime on flickr The flight landed just over an hour late after it was rerouted to avoid Afghan airspace. The VYL scheme was announced lastContinue reading “First VTL Tourist Flight Lands In Singapore”

Singapore Tourism Plans At Risk

Singapore recorded its highest number of daily Covid-19 infections for more than a year yesterday with 328 new domestic cases. Main picture Singapore at night credit Dronepicr on flickr The news comes as the first foreign tourists land in the city state today following the launch of the Vaccinated Travel Lane (VTL) with Germany. FlightContinue reading “Singapore Tourism Plans At Risk”

Southeast Asia Twitter Review 5th September

Sit back, relax and enjoy some incredible sights and sounds from Southeast Asia Main picture Sabah, Malaysia, credit Joel Brunner on Unsplash Cambodia Indonesia Laos Malaysia Philippines Thailand Advertising and affiliate links help to support this site. We only partner with organisations who we believe provide a good service or product. Thank you.

Singapore Preparing For First International Tourists

The first international travellers to arrive in Singapore for a quarantine-free visit for more than a year are expected to arrive on the 8th September from Germany. Main picture Singapore credit Cattan2011 on flickr The Vaccinated Travel Lanes (VTL) between Singapore and Germany and Brunei were announced on 19th August and registrations started on theContinue reading “Singapore Preparing For First International Tourists”

Challenges to Covid Tourism

The global Covid-19 pandemic has devastated many countries globally and one of the consequences was the almost complete closure of international tourism in March last year (2020). Main picture credit Chuttersnap on Unsplash The economic impact of tourism should not be underestimated. A number of countries have started to reopen their borders to foreign tourists,Continue reading “Challenges to Covid Tourism”

Must Visit Southeast Asia Markets

Markets in Singapore and Vietnam have been named in the Rough Guides “19 food markets around the world you need to visit”. Main picture Cai Rang Floating Market in Vietnam, credit Jean-Pierre Dalbera on flickr The full list includes diverse markets including Borough Market in London, Grand Bazaar in Instanbul, Union Square Greenmarket in NewContinue reading “Must Visit Southeast Asia Markets”

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