Asia Category Posts

Shenzhen, Hong Kong, Macau Trip Summary

19 October, 2009

For the next few weeks, we will be sharing with you our travel experiences around the Pearl River Delta cities – Shenzhen, Hong Kong and Macau. These posts will...

Visit to Kukup Fish Farm

16 October, 2009

The 2D1N Kukup package includes a guided tour of a local fish farm. At about 10am, a ferry will pick us up right from our “backyard” – the outdoor...

Exploring Kukup Fishing Village and School on Stilts

15 October, 2009

If you are tired from a whole-day mahjong and KTV session at Kukup, take a breather by roaming around the villages and see how the locals live in these...

Night Safari Halloween Horrors Tour Review

12 October, 2009

The Night Safari will not be holding anymore Halloween Horrors. For the latest Halloween events and parties in Singapore, please check out: http://www.passportchop.com/asia/singapore/2012-halloween-party-events-videos/ The results for the PassportChop.com’s Oct...

Mini NDP-Style Fireworks Display at Kukup

9 October, 2009

One of the must-do things in Kukup is to enjoy the unofficial fireworks display at night. Every other chalet around you would surely be releasing some kind of fireworks...

What to Do in Kukup: Mahjong, Card Games, KTV, Fishing

7 October, 2009

Besides being pampered with sumptuous seafood meals, there are many activities to keep us occupied during our 2 Day 1 Night stay at Kukup.  There were 3 mahjong tables...

Kukup Hello Leisure Resort Facilities

5 October, 2009

The Kukup Hello Leisure Resort is surprisingly a huge 2-storey terrace house-lookalike building with a huge outdoor multi-purpose wooden platform.  Our group occupied the entire 1st floor – 3...

Sumptuous Seafood Meals @ Kukup: You Will Never Get Hungry Here

2 October, 2009

2D1N Kukup Stay All-Meals Inclusive The main draw for many visitors to Kukup, is the seafood meals – considering that this is a fishing village; one would expect the...

2D1N Kukup (Hello Leisure Resort) Trip Summary

30 September, 2009

Travel Mates A mixture of colleagues and friends + Melbourne Mates – Xiaoying, Caroline, Kia Ai, TY and I 🙂  In case you are wondering why we are posing...

Kota Tinggi Ostrich Farm & Fireflies Trip

28 September, 2009

1-Day Kota Tinggi Ostrich Farm/ Fireflies Tour Kota Tinggi is one of Singaporeans’ favorite destination to experience the Christmas tree-like effect of fireflies.  Many tour operators offer this popular...

Riding into the Thick of Battle: Army Live Firing Safari

26 September, 2009

Army Open House (AOH) The army open house is one of the rare events in Singapore where you can get up close and personal with military equipment and vehicles. ...

Krrunching my way to Asia-Pacific Blog Awards at Uniquely Singapore

24 September, 2009

PassportChop.com has been shortlisted for the Nuffnang Asia Pacific Blog Awards as one of the top 5 finalists for the Best Travel Blog award category!  Quite an achievement considering...

Gigantic Ice-Cream Sundae Treat at Benten Cafe Bugis Illuma

19 September, 2009

Review of Benten Cafe – Anbiry Baburu Ice-Cream Having survived the Swensen’s Ice-Cream buffet at Ion Orchard, we decided to take on another challenge involving ice-creams – The fabled...

API Singapore Ghost Tour (Unique Cemetries, Old Changi Hospital)

13 September, 2009

Asia Paranormal Investigators (API) Singapore Ghost Tour “Are you crazy?!?” “This is the last week of the 7th Month Hungry Ghost Festival and they are supposedly ‘hungriest’ now –...