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    Turi Beach Resort – 9 Ways to Experience A Slice of Paradise in Batam’s Contemporary Beachfront Resort

    When thinking of a romantic beach getaway in Indonesia, though islands such as Bali is a frequent mention, lesser known or frequented islands can be just as beautiful and charming. For those looking to get away from busy crowds and commercialism, consider Batam, an island in Indonesia’s Riau Archipelago in the South China Sea. Situated just a short boat ride from Singapore, it made perfect sense for us busy city folk to head there in search of idyllic beaches, romantic resorts and a relaxing retreat. In this issue, we set foot to discover Turi Beach Resort by Nongsa Resorts, a beachfront resort in Batam set amid 7.7 hectares of beautiful greenery in a tranquil tropical village.…

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    Nongsa Point Marina & Resort – Romantic Seaside Weddings & Getaways on a Tropical Island Paradise

    For (Singapore) city bred and born folk like us, the idea of a tropical island paradise alone will have us packing our bags. With the white sand beach, crystal clear waters and alluring sunsets, it is no wonder why beach weddings and honeymoons are so popular. Lucky for us, there are many charming beach hideouts that are situated nearby! Batam, an island in Indonesia is approximately a 1-hour ferry ride away from Singapore. It is easily accessible, and it houses romantic resorts that will make for a perfect beach destination wedding or getaway. In this issue, we take a deeper dive into Nongsa Point Marina & Resort. Set in the Nongsa peninsula, what…