Travel

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Valentine’s Day 2024: 8 Affordable Staycation Hotels From $138
Valentine’s Day is a controversial topic. Most people fall into 1 of 2 camps—those who think it’s a meaningless ...
1 February 2024
Top Digital Nomad Hacks for Singaporeans
Top Digital Nomad Hacks for Singaporeans
Working remotely from anywhere in the world and changing countries every few months? What’s there not to ...
2 January 2024
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15 Best JB Shopping Malls: European-Aesthetic Mall, Retail Park With Mega Bookstore, And More
Regardless of race, language or religion, Singaporeans love to do our festive shopping across the border ...
17 December 2023
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Cheap Guide to Johor Bahru: Where to Go and Best Things to Do in JB (2023)
Judging by how many people read and shared an earlier article on how to get to JB by train, I’m guessing ...
14 December 2023
8 Best Home Appliances for People Who Travel Often (You Can Even Fit Some in Your Suitcase)
8 Best Home Appliances for People Who Travel Often (You Can Even Fit Some in Your Suitcase)
‘Tis the season of travel! Beyond the annual holidays, we all likely have that jet-setting friend who is ...
14 December 2023
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Digital Multi-Currency Accounts & Cards For Travel Spending: BigPay vs Instarem Amaze vs Revolut vs Wise (Formerly TransferWise) vs YouTrip
Singaporeans are always looking for ways to save cash—especially when travelling. This is where the digital ...
6 December 2023
Public Holidays in Singapore 2024: How to Get 56 Days of Holiday Using 18 Days of Annual Leave
Public Holidays in Singapore 2024: How to Get 56 Days of Holiday Using 18 Days of Annual Leave
With flight prices shooting sky-high post-pandemic, we have to start booking our overseas trips earlier. ...
28 November 2023
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Travel Safety: Tips for Women, LGBTQ+, and Persons with Disabilities
I once had a creepy guy approach me in a Uniqlo store overseas. He grabbed my hands, called me beautiful, ...
27 November 2023
How to Transfer Money from Singapore to Malaysia: 3 Best Remittance Services
How to Transfer Money from Singapore to Malaysia: 3 Best Remittance Services
Singapore-Malaysia money transfers have always been a sore sticking point for me. You see, my father lives ...
17 November 2023
The Best Cities for Remote Work, According to a Digital Nomad
The Best Cities for Remote Work, According to a Digital Nomad
The pandemic changed the world in many ways but one thing’s for sure: it has changed the way we work. The ...
7 November 2023
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Japan Rail Pass Prices Have Increased By 70%! Here Are 7 Must-Know Travel Hacks To Save Money in Japan
It’s no secret that Singaporeans love visiting Japan. And as most Japan aficionados would know, the unlimited ...
31 October 2023
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Are Travel Aggregators Secure? Harder to Claim From?—Your Questions About Travel Aggregators, Answered.
Ah, Expedia, Booking.com, Agoda… Names that almost roll off the tongue when we think about jet-setting ...
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The Price To Pay For Flying Cheap: Do Budget Airlines Compensate You For Flight Delays and Cancellations?
What if we told you that flying cheap might come at a higher price?  In May 2023, we surveyed 1,730 Singaporean ...
27 October 2023
6 Travel Pet Peeves and How HSBC TravelOne Can Come in Handy
6 Travel Pet Peeves and How HSBC TravelOne Can Come in Handy
Having just returned home from a trip to Europe, I was reminiscing about the good times and already entertaining ...
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JB Massage Price Guide (2023)—Bangkok Spa, Thai Odyssey & More
Massages in Singapore are notoriously expensive. You can easily spend $60+ on an hour-long full body massage, ...
1 October 2023
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Does This Money Changer App Really Offer The Highest Forex Rate Conversion in Singapore?
As much as we like travelling and shopping overseas, a factor that could put a dent into our finances is ...
27 September 2023
How To Pay in China For Foreigners—WeChat, Alipay, etc.
How To Pay in China For Foreigners—WeChat, Alipay, etc.
In the past year alone, there were more than 158 billion mobile payment transactions in China, totalling ...
13 September 2023
Best Money Changers in Singapore—10 Places to Go for Good Exchange Rates
Best Money Changers in Singapore—10 Places to Go for Good Exchange Rates
Singaporeans’ favourite hobby is escaping Singapore on overseas holidays. Fleeing the country is as simple ...
26 July 2023
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JR Pass Singapore—The Ultimate Guide to Japan Rail Pass Types & Prices (2023)
There are some Singaporeans who travel to Japan so much that the names of obscure towns roll off their ...
18 July 2023
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Top 5 Reasons Why Travel Insurance Claims Are Rejected, According To Insurance Providers
In an ideal trip overseas, no flights are delayed, no luggage is lost, and no one falls sick. For the most ...
28 June 2023
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These Are The Airlines With The Most Flight Delays and Cancellations, According to Singaporean Travellers: MoneySmart Study
Have you ever heard travel horror stories from your friends and family about flights being delayed for ...
27 June 2023
Comparing Digital Multi-Currency Accounts: Wise, YouTrip, Revolut, and Others
Comparing Digital Multi-Currency Accounts: Wise, YouTrip, Revolut, and Others
Preparing for an overseas holiday usually involves a trip to the money changer at Mustafa or Change Alley ...
21 June 2023
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KrisFlyer Miles Redemption Guide: How to Start Playing the Miles Game in Singapore
So, you’ve finally decided to become a full-fledged travel hacker – to start collecting miles in order ...
21 June 2023
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5 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do On A Cruise: Skydiving Simulator, Indoor Planetarium, And More
Forget the sofas, double beds, and walk-in showers of first class seats on planes. The most luxurious and ...
12 June 2023
Best Hotel Rewards and Loyalty Programmes That Work Around the World 2023
Best Hotel Rewards and Loyalty Programmes That Work Around the World 2023
Picture this: You’re sipping a complimentary glass of champagne as you step into a luxurious suite with ...
19 May 2023