The Singapore Cable Car Mount Faber Line is the first aerial ropeway system in the world to span a harbour in 1974, and was upgraded in 2010 with the key noticeable differences being the raising of the Sentosa Tower 2 by 30 meters (now 88 meters above sea level) and new bigger cabins which fit 8 people … Continue reading Singapore Cable Car Mount Faber Line: The Cross-Harbour Cable Car Line linking Mount Faber, HarbourFront and Sentosa Island
After having read all my posts on my trip from Singapore to Bali by Land and Sea, you might think that I've spent a lot on this trip considering that I've travelled in First Class on the ship from Batam to Jakarta, in Eksekutif Class on all long-distance trains and slept in hotels instead of … Continue reading Singapore to Bali by Land and Sea: A 7-day mini-adventure for under S$500!
After completing my journey From London to Singapore in 40 Days, I figured that the journey could be further extended with transport options south of Singapore. Sure, Sentosa was the touristy *cringe* southernmost point of “continental Asia” (which is untrue by the way) and of my trip, but that’s not the most inspiring place to be. The neighbouring … Continue reading Day 1: Batam Fast from Singapore (HarbourFront Centre) to Batam (Batam Centre)
Since I bought a return ticket as it's cheaper than getting two one-ways, my return journey was with SINDO Ferry as well. Even when booking online through Easybook, you get a discount when you pick the same operator for your return leg. View the Singapore – Batam (Indonesia) Ferries Service Guide here. Looks like my 5.20pm … Continue reading SINDO Ferry: Batam Centre to Singapore by Ferry
SINDO Ferry is the Singapore - Batam passenger ferry branch of Penguin Ferry Services, the favourite ferry operator of most Singaporean guys transitioning from boys to men and possibly the first ferry operator that may come to mind among the older generation who do not frequently take ferries. On my journey though, there seemed to be … Continue reading SINDO Ferry: Singapore to Batam (Sekupang) by Ferry