#Philippines, Singapore

SENTOSA: Port of Lost Wonder (POLW) Waterpark at Palawan Beach @Sentosa_Island

READ: SENTOSA2014 Planning Guide to Maximizing the Sentosa DAY FUN PASS!

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The PORT OF LOST WONDER is Singapore’s First Kids’ Club at Palawan Beach, with its Pirate Ship waterpark as the centerpiece. The kids are given a Port Pass where they can collect stamps to get prizes and manage their finances via Curio Coins to use for the activities.

Here’s our Port of Lost Wonder experience with the boys…

Palawan Beach, Sentosa Island
Operating Hours: 10.00am to 6.30pm daily (Water Play Area closes at 6pm)
Restaurant opens:
10am to 9pm (Sun – Thurs) *Last order at 8.30pm
10am to 9.30pm (Fri – Sat) *Last order at 9pm
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SENTOSA: MegaZip & MegaBounce Adventure @Sentosa_Island

Read: SENTOSA: 2014 Planning Guide to Maximizing the Sentosa DAY FUN PASS! 

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MEGAZIP ADVENTURE PARK specializes in the latest in zip line and high rope activities, with the Imbiah Hilltops as the backdrop. The park includes five adventure activitiesMegaZip, ClimbMax, NorthFace, ParaJump, and MegaBounce.

We tried the MegaZip with Aidan and the MegaBounce for Joshua & Raphael. Here’s our experience…

Imbiah Hill Road Sentosa Island Singapore
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+65 6884-5602
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SENTOSA: Skyline Luge & Sky Ride Thrill @Sentosa_Island

READ: SENTOSA: 2014 Planning Guide to Maximizing the Sentosa DAY FUN PASS!

Skyline Luge is an exciting three-wheeled cart gravity ride that provides riders full control over their descent on 1.2km Luge track. This carting adventure can only be found in Sentosa Singapore, New Zealand and Canada.

Here’s our Skyline Luge and Skyride Experience in Sentosa, Singapore…

Skyline Luge Operating Hours: 10.00am to 9.30pm daily. (last ticket sales at 9.15pm)
Admission Prices: 

  • 1 Luge & Skyride: S$15
  • 3 Luge & Skyride: S$23
  • 5 Luge & Skyride: S$33
  • Skyride 1 way: S$10
  • Skyride 2 way: S$15

Souvenir Photograph: S$15 per photo

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THE INTAN: Peranakan Heritage Home-Museum by Antique Collector Alvin Yapp @VisitSingapore

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THE INTAN, which literally means “rose-cut diamond”, is the Peranakan house-museum of Alvin Yapp, collector and curator of Peranakan antiques and purveyor of Peranakan culture in Singapore.

Peranakan  means “descendant” and pertains to the ethnic Chinese who migrated in the 15th-16th century to the Malay peninsula, which includes Singapore. Although they have assimilated the Malay culture, they have distinct customs and traditions for Baba (men) and Nyonya (women). Most are elites of Singapore who have been loyal to the British than to China.

Trivia: Did you know that the Singapore Airlines flight attendant uniform is Peranakan-inspired?

Here’s a photo essay of our visit to The Intan:

Singapore Heritage Series 2013:

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