Day 12. Pulau Ubin Island, Singapore

At breakfast this morning along with my usual yoghurt and fruit, I sampled some fried carrot cake.  This tasted quite good but I'm unsure how it gets its name as it is neither a cake nor does it contain carrots!  It bears no resemblance to the sweet carrot cake popular in the west but is …

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Day 8. Bum Boat to Pulau Ubin

During the morning we took the MRT and then a bus to Changi Point village from where we caught a bum boat over to the small island of Pulau Ubin. The small island is situated off the north east coast of Singapore and unlike Sentosa is largely undeveloped. Boats don't run to a timetable, instead they …

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