Have finalised packing my case today for my trip to china with Mum. I don't think I have packed very well, but I really don't know what the weather is going to do over there and don't plan on looking like a backpacker anymore! We are driving to Sydney tomorrow and staying at the Stapleton residence, as Dan and I have done so many times over the years, before we headed off on another adventure. All seems a bit unreal at the moment, but once I am standing in the ...
The Galvin's White Christmas Tour
- blog entries
We have spent a lovely afternoon and evening with our friends Ardene and Theo and their kids, Arkie and Georgie.
Our last night in Singapore, enjoying the Chinese New Year festivites.
Our final night on our fantastic trip and we decided to head to Chinatown and enjoy the celebrations for Chinese New Year. We dressed up in our last lot of clean clothes and headed in on the Metro with most of the population of singapore. There were thousands of people being herded in groups up the escalators into Pagoda Street as there were literally too many people to fit all at once! The crowds were tight but all friendly and happy and we moved slowly along l...
Our last day in singapore and we headed out to the Zoo on the Metro. It took an hour and half to get there via 2 trains and a taxi, so it must be right on the other side of the country!! The zoo, like everywhere else in this country is beautifully maintained and very well organised. We saw monkeys, orangutans, apes, lions, white tigers, panthers, warthogs, hipps, rhinos...the list goes on. Josie had the chance to feed the giraffes and she loved it...the long gre...