Southeast Asia Travel Budget and 6 Month Budget Review JetSetting Fools

Southeast Asia travel budget (and six month budget review)

Sticking to our budget is key for traveling long term, so we’ve limited ourselves to an average of $100 per day for accommodation, food, drinks, public transportation and any miscellaneous costs that pop up (and they always do). The only thing that takes precedence over the budget is whether or not we’re enjoying the journey.… Read the rest


Impressions of Singapore after a 3-day Visit JetSetting Fools

Impressions of Singapore after a 3 day visit

Our visit to Singapore – our first stop in Southeast Asia – was short, but it definitely made an impression. It eased us into the world we will be immersed in for the next two months. It was such a wonderful combination of foreignness and familiarity.… Read the rest


Singapore Chinatown Self-Guided Walking Tour JetSettingFools.com

Singapore Chinatown self-guided walking tour

Singapore Chinatown self-guided walking tour – Part 3 in a series

We had three days to explore Singapore. Setting out on foot each day, we completed three different walking tours: Singapore Downtown sights, Marina Bay and Chinatown. An ambitious person could link the three tours together for one long day of Singapore exploration! Continued from Singapore Marina Bay self-guided walking tour.Read the rest


A Walk in Johor Bahru, Malaysia by JetSettingFools.com

A walk in Johor Bahru, Malaysia

When we first decided to stay across the border north of Singapore in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, we thought it would just be a place to sleep and we would make the commute into the city each day. Johor Bahru, JB for short, is a little gritty, like Jersey to New York City.… Read the rest


Singapore Marina Bay self-guided walking tour

Singapore Marina Bay self-guided walking tour – Part 2 in a series

We had three days to explore Singapore. Setting out on foot each day, we completed three different walking tours: Singapore Downtown sights, Marina Bay and Chinatown, Temples and Clark Quay.… Read the rest


Singapore Downtown Self-Guided Walking Tour

Singapore Downtown self-guided walking tour

Singapore Downtown self-guided walking tour – Part 1 in a series

We had three days to explore Singapore. Setting out on foot each day, we completed three different walking tours: Singapore Downtown sights, Marina Bay to Boat Quay and Chinatown, Temples and Clark Quay.… Read the rest