If you still want a break with the family but are unable to travel out of the country, a staycation might just give you the respite you need. Staycation is now a trend in Singapore and hotels all over the island are jumping on the bandwagon to offer experiences that appeal to locals looking for a good getaway within the country.
Just across the water from Singapore, Batam is the perfect destination if you are looking for a short and sweet getaway. It is the largest city in the province of Riau Islands in Indonesia and is part of the free trade zone in the Indonesia-Malaysia-Singapore growth Triangle.
Take a respite from the hustle of Melbourne’s City and make your way east to the lush rainforests of Dandenong Ranges. If driving through tranquil surroundings with towering Mountain Ash trees is what you would envision as a perfect getaway to the countryside, the Dandenong Ranges will make for an unforgettable day trip for you and your family. Not forgetting your pals if you are travelling to Melbourne with them - this mountainous hideout will excite anyone!
We’re left with barely more than a month to the awaited March school holidays in 2020. If a vacation with your kids is what you need to escape the hot (and unexpectedly rainy) weather of Singapore, Perth City might just be a fine option.