Littering in Singapore earns you a high fine, so mind your manners!
Save on Tips
In Singaporean restaurants there is often a 10% service charge added to the bill, so you don’t need to tip extra.
Save Some Cash
Take your own napkins to Singaporean restaurants because you need to pay extra for them.
Save on Rides
The most practical means of transportation in Singapore is the MRT train system.
Save on Rides
Taxis in Singapore have different rates depending on the car’s color and model. Silver ones offer a premier service, so they’re more expensive. Save cash by taking a yellow or blue cab.
Before traveling to Singapore get an International Vaccination Certificate for Yellow Fever if you visited Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Panama, Paraguay, Peru or Venezuela 6 days prior to your trip.
Follow the Rules
If you use public transport in Singapore, remember that you can’t ear or drink while riding them. Avoid fines!
A Natural Promenade
In Gardens by the Bay, apart from visiting Cloud Forest you can visit the spectacular eco park for free.
In Singapore, it’s safe to drink tap water.
Save in Rides
If you take the subway in Singapore, which is very comfortable, keep your ticket and get a discount in your next trip.
Sun exposure at the beach is part of the fun. Apply biodegradable sunscreen with 50SPF.
Use biodegradable sunblock creams with 60 SPF because, according to studies, sunblock creams with a greater SPF don’t work.
Choose the Best Travel Season
We recommend visiting Marquelia in December and January when the weather is hot and the ocean water is warm.
If you travel to Guerrero in December, don’t miss the chance to liberate turtles at the beaches of Marquelia.
Relax Without Crowds
Visit Marquelia any time of the year and you’ll find a tourist-free relaxing vacation spot.
One of the attractions you’ll find in Guerrero is “chilena” music. It’ll make you dance!
National Parks in Rwanda
Apart from visiting the Akagera National Park in Rwanda, make the most of this trip by going to see gorillas from up close at the Volcanoes National Park.
Mind Your Habits
When you take the Traditional Village Tours in Zimbabwe, follow your guide and interpreter’s instructions and ask him for help if you want to address the villagers. Avoid approaching them on your own as some of your customs or habits may be offensive to them.
In Singapore it’s forbidden to chew gum in public places. It’s considered as something that causes littering.
Singapore means “Lions City” in Sanskrit.
Singapore has had two Independence movements, one from Great Britain and the other one from Malaysia.
The Asian Tigers
Singapore is considered one of the four Asian tigers. The other ones are Hong Kong, South Korea and Taiwan.
Most people in Singapore speak Singlish, a hybrid language that combines English, Cantonese and Malayan, among other languages.
In Singapore you can find diverse cultural neighborhoods, such as the Chinese, Indian and Arab boroughs.
Singapore is the fourth financial center in the world.
Thousands of Places Where to Stay
In Singapore there are more than 30,000 hotel rooms that meet the country’s great economical and touristic demand.
Cloud Forest in Gardens by the Bay has a huge dome that simulates the tropical weather.
The abundant vegetation in Marquelia makes you feel as if you were visiting a virgin beach.
How to Get to Akagera National Park
The closest airport to most of Rwanda’s national parks is the one located in the country’s capital, Kigali. Some certified tour companies offer transportation to and from the airport.
Souvenirs from the Traditional Village Tour
Local artwork is a souvenir that reflects the work of people who dedicate long periods of time to making unique and detailed works. Among popular creations you will find there are crochet garments, stone sculptures and ceramics with colorful African designs.
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