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Experience Rural Tourism in Otawara

22 March, 2016

With great anticipation, we took the Tohoku Shinkansen from Tokyo to Otawara. A rural city in north-eastern Tochigi Prefecture, the region offers over a hundred different places to stay,...

A 3D2N Guide To Resorts World Genting – Accommodation, Activities and Dining (Day 2 and 3)

3 December, 2015

If you haven’t read about Part 1 of my 3D2N guide, you can check it out here. Day 2 Breakfast at Coffee Terrace Start your day at the Coffee...

A 3D2N Guide To Resorts World Genting – Accommodation, Activities and Dining (Day 1)

30 November, 2015

Most travel destinations claim to have “something for everyone” but rarely do they live up to the promise. Resorts World Genting (RWG) is one of the few exceptions, with...

Exploring Taiwan Penghu (澎湖) Island Archipelago with Qiito & TransAsia Airways (復興航空)

11 May, 2013

Having explored parts of Taiwan during our 14-day round-the-island trip around Taiwan back in 2008, PassportChop is back in Taiwan again – this time exploring the Penghu Archipelago off...

Damnoen Saduak Floating Market & Shopping Getaway at Bangkok with Ascott Properties

11 December, 2012

PassportChop was back in Bangkok over a long holiday weekend – this time with Ascott properties at Citadines Sukhumvit 11 Bangkok and Somerset Sukhumvit Thonglor Bangkok. For a detailed...

Exploring India’s Beautiful Cities – Udaipur & Srinagar with Jet Airways

18 November, 2012

1 Country – India; 2 Beautiful Cities – Udaipur & Srinagar; 3 Unique & Awesome Hotels – Leela Palace Udaipur, Leela Palace New Delhi & Bostan-Gulistan Houseboats; 6 International...

Weekend Getaway at Plantation Bay Cebu Philippines

31 October, 2012

Located just 3 hours away from Singapore, Cebu is known for its beautiful beaches and interesting local culture and history. If you are planning a weekend getaway trip to...

USA West Coast California Los Angeles – Las Vegas – San Francisco Trip Summary

23 June, 2012

Planning for our May/June United States of America (USA) West Coast trip had turned out to be easier than expected – we have always heard of the necessity to...

Bintan 3D2N Weekend Getaway Trip Summary

4 December, 2011

Whether you are planning a romantic weekend getaway with your loved one or fun vacation with your family and friends or you just want a short getaway from Singapore,...

Land of the Thunder Dragon Bhutan Trip Summary

22 August, 2011

Having busted some of the myths of travelling to Bhutan, we will be sharing more of our trip experiences over the next few weeks. This post will provide a...

Jetstar Starclass Experience Onboard Inaugural Flight from Singapore to Auckland

31 March, 2011

After commencing direct daily long haul services on the Singapore-Melbourne route in Dec 2010, low fares leader Jetstar is celebrating the next stage in its fast growing international operations...

Weekend Shopping Getaway at Bangkok Thailand

6 March, 2011

Our weekend trip to Bangkok (17 Feb to 20 Feb) went beyond eating and shopping for a Bargain Holiday – 2 of the most common reasons Singaporeans visit this...

Jetstar Starclass Experience Onboard Inaugural Flight from Singapore to Melbourne

22 December, 2010

Thanks to Jetstar, we had the opportunity to enjoy the Starclass experience onboard Jetstar’s inaugural flight from Singapore to Melbourne. The launch of this new Jetstar long-haul value-based flight...

Weekend Jakarta & Bandung Getaway with Garuda Indonesia

6 November, 2010

For frequent travellers to Jakarta, be it for business or shopping, Garuda Indonesia promises a greater level of comfort and flying experience through the introduction of their newest fleet...