Author: Christina

☾ Sleep ✰

▲ Accommodation | ▲ Useful Links Hotel, Hostel, Etc Phew! I had a hard time booking for so many accommodation at such an awkward time – not v advance, not v last minute. No early bird specials nor last minute deals (www.lastminute.com.au/hotel/australia). :( There’s so much […]

All That is Gold Does Not Glitter ✳

All that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who wander are lost; The old that is strong does not wither, Deep roots are not reached by the frost. From the ashes a fire shall be woken, A light from the shadows shall spring; […]

☁ Greater Perth ☁

☁ Greater Perth ☁

▲ Useful Tourist Information |  ▲ Pinnacles (North) + Margaret River (South) | ▲ En-route to Margaret River: Rockingham + Mandurah + Busselton Jetty Pinnacles @ Cervantes (North of Perth City) The Pinnacles Desert, at Nambung National Park, is the home to thousands of amazing natural limestone structures, some up to 5 meters […]

Australia Trip 2013 (Overview)

Australia Trip 2013 (Overview)

Singapore ✈ Perth ✈ Melbourne Accommodation Review Perth Perth City: Baileys Motel Margaret River: Riverview Tourist Park Joondalup: Airbnb at John’s Victoria State: Great Ocean Road, Melbourne, etc Princetown: Pebble Point Warrnambool: Airbnb at Mercellez’s Halls Gap, Grampians: Grampians Eco YHA Melbourne City: Airbnb at Wendy’s Itinerary Overview ☁ Perth ☁ Transportation Airport […]

Overseas Transaction Fees – ATM Cards

In the context of Singapore. Updated 20 February 2016, added BOC info on 29 June 2016. I will bring at least one credit card (CC) when I travel, because then I wouldn’t need to carry too much ‘spare’ cash. Also, it’s a good-to-have for big expenses and […]

Overseas Transaction Fees – Credit Cards

In the context of Singapore. Updated 25 January 2017. What payment methods should you use for overseas booking and travel? PayPal or Credit Card? Visa, MasterCard or Amex? Which bank? Before I go on to the different banks’ overseas transaction fees for credit cards, I have a word […]