Rakshit Desai, Managing Director, FCM Travel Solutions India, Flight Centre Travel Group Australia’s Indian subsidiary, answers your questions on Travel — howtos, trends, recommendations and more. Send in your questions to: [email protected] I and my wife, age 82 and 80 years, will be in Singapore in February 2020. Please suggest some resorts where we can spend 4-5 days and then return to Singapore. For a relaxing holiday close to Singapore, I would recommend Bintan which is a part of Indonesia but is less than an hour away by ferry from Singapore. In Bintan, you can visit one of the many nearby villages, interact with the locals, visit the 1000 Face Buddhist Temple or see the 300-year-old Snake River temple. Alternatively, you could choose to just sit back, relax and enjoy the beaches. Most resorts in Bintan have vegetarian options at their restaurant. My partner and I plan to get married in December this year. We look forward to visiting Europe on for our … [Read more...] about Ask The Travel Expert: What are the best resorts to visit near Singapore?
Email By Rebecca Turner Posted February 24, 2018 09:29:26 Photo: An unidentifiable elderly man holding a young girl's hand outside in a leafy green setting in November 2017. (ABC News: Natasha Johnson) Related Story: Elder abuse investigators say banks, nursing homes could be doing more to help Related Story: Elderly couple win back $1.6 million after sons drained estate Related Story: Euthanasia is 'not just about unbearable pain' Related Story: WA parliamentary committee to examine legalising euthanasia Map: WA Will voluntary euthanasia laws make older people more vulnerable to elder abuse? It's a question which raises the sort of difficult topics you're not supposed to debate in polite company, like death and politics.But it's a topical one as increasing numbers of state governments create or investigate voluntary euthanasia laws.People working with older Australians say there is the potential for elderly people to be exploited, but politicians can reduce that risk … [Read more...] about Fears voluntary euthanasia laws will make older people more vulnerable to elder abuse