Category Archives: Travel

10 Useful Things to Know About Living in Singapore

Relocating to Singapore has now become a dream for many people, and it is not hard to see why. The country delivers a high quality of education, its economy is doing well, and those coming from a colder climate find the warm weather rather inviting. The discipline and strong laws observed in the city make it safe and suitable for raising a family.  Foreigners in Singapore are given a relatively safe and modern environment to see and experience different cultures.

Housing

Singapore is known for its publicly governed and developed HDB or Housing Development Board. In fact, according to the Department of Statistics, 80% of the population make use of these residences. Not only are they affordable, but they are often self-contained communities with supermarkets, hawker centers, recreational facilities, clinics and schools. Unfortunately, foreigners are not allowed to buy directly from the Housing and Development Board, but permanent residents, including expatriates, are permitted to buy resale HDB. Websites such as PropertyGuru Singapore have even made the search for such accommodations simpler and easier.
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Visit Miami on a Budget

Miami Beach, Florida is one of the most exciting cities to visit, and there are hundreds of affordable hotels in Miami. From top of the line luxury, trendy boutique hotels in South Beach and budget hotels just about everywhere, there is something for every travel budget. Affordable Miami There are budget hotels in most locations… Continue Reading

10 Items for Your Last-Minute Travel Checklist

10 Items for Your Last-Minute Travel Checklist

I don’t know if you’ve notice, but Labor Day is right upon us, exactly a week from now, in fact.  With it, the end of summer is here, however much we may wish that wasn’t the case.  Still, Labor Day does bring with the opportunity to celebrate and enjoy the change of seasons.  What’s the… Continue Reading

How Much Does It Cost To Travel The World?

How Much Does It Cost To Travel The World?

I don’t know about you, but after discussing the best languages to learn in a recent post, I’m wondering where I could put them to use once I’ve managed to master them.  While there is much that can be accomplished with knowledge of foreign languages without leaving your native land (greatly increasing your job prospects… Continue Reading