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2019 Top Batam Hotel Reviews (Cheap & Good )

As a Batam old bird, always travelling back and forth for work, I have stay in almost all the hotels in Batam, using company expense lol. Here’s my recommendation for some of the most value for money city hotel in Batam that are not resort. 1. Zest Hotel Zest is a really affordable hotel (about 20 sgd night ) with a great sea view.  It is connected by Bayfront Mall from Harbour Bay Terminal. The …

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Tips to skip queue during Holiday Season in Batam

Holiday season is coming.  Most shops are open during Christmas and CNY. Below are a few tips to siam the queue especially during  custom clearance.  1) In Singapore Harbour Front, try to be 90 minutes before your departure timing. Enter the gate 45 minutes in advance, There are DFS shops inside the departure Hall for you to jalan jalan. It is better not to check in any luggage since it will cut a lot of …

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Batam Car Rental with Driver Service (Travel without getting scam)

With no form of public transport or MRT, getting around Batam can be hard.  Most taxi are charging without meter and usually they will quote you some unfair price. Grab drivers are being ostracized by taxi hooligans in some areas.  To get around conveniently,  Horizon is working with local drivers and tour group, to offer car charter, with 10 hours drive per day for SGD 60. That is 6 SGD/hr share by 5 person lol. …

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Win a 2D1N Batam Travel Package for 2 !

Free to enter. Open to anyone. Prizes include 2 return Business class tickets from Horizon fast Ferry and 1 Superior Deluxe Room from Swissbel Harbour Bay!Batam Ferry and Hotel package Giveaway for 2

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