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Universal Studio is one of Singapore’s popular attractions and during peak season, please just get a Universal Express pass. We made the mistake of getting a normal pass and wasted almost 1.5 hours standing in line.

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Battlestar Galactica was awesome. We started with Cylon — crazy acceleration speed that will freak the faint hearted. Christy and I loved it. Especially the part where we were upside down and spinning. #crazyshit

rif liked the human version better, but that was boring for me. Christy and I got on it and when it was over, we were like … dafuq??! So we went back to Cylon. I’ll admit this: I was scared when we started spinning upside down. But the adrenalin rush from this was exhilarating. No glasses, loose accessories and phones allowed on the ride.

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Transformers: The Ride is a 3D dark ride that employs 3D high-definition video and audio-animatronics. According to my new best friend, Google. I didn’t understand the hype until I sat on the ride. So real. Too bad the queue was mad. I wanted to go again. So be wise and get the Universal Express pass. The amount of time you save from queuing up is worth the money spent.

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Revenge of the Mummy was scary for me. I’ve never been a fan of mummies and Egyptian horror movies. But rif liked this. There was a point where the car dropped 39 ft, which was nice. Other than that, not a ride I would go on unless there is no queue at all.

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Don’t wear your Birkenstock if you’re planning to go on the Jurassic Park Rapids Adventure. You will get wet. Flip-flops are best and despite its hideous appearance, Crocs too. Remember to bring a change of clothes or you can spend 5 or 10 bucks on a plastic raincoat. Either way works.

Madagascar: A Crate Adventure was more for children. Nothing exciting. You should have seen our “oh-my-god-this-ride-is-so-boring” faces on the picture screen. Hahaha!

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Lunched at Mel’s, a ’50s drive-in that serves burgers, fries and milkshake. Overpriced, but that’s to be expected that theme parks. The burgers were average. Maybe slightly better than the ones from Wendy’s but still bleh.

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Best burger in town? Maybe not.

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We stayed on till 7pm and watch the finale and ate a turkey leg while at it. The turkey leg was delicious. It was cured in brine, resulting in its tender texture and overall flavour. If only I discovered this earlier; I would have skipped Mel’s and gotten two turkey legs instead.

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Tender, well-salted and oh-so-yummy!

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Turkey leg, anyone?

For ticket prices and more info on Universal Studio Singapore, visit their official website here.

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Christy and I

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That’s a wrap!

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