Singapore’s First “Love Train” by Love Train

Two couples say “I do” to marriage on Singapore’s First “Love Train”

Singapore’s first ever publicised marriage proposals on Singapore’s first “Love Train” was presented by on Valentine’s Day, 14th February 2013

Commuters on SBS Transit’s North-East Line (NEL) witnessed two ‘live’ marriage proposals today., a leading online travel accommodation site in Asia, together with HelpYouMarry, a professional wedding proposal planner and imaging company, helped orchestrate these two memorable events which took place in the “Love Train”–Singapore’s very first romance-themed train scented with a signature Jasmine fragrance.

Mr Yip Hin Hoe and Mr Raymond Huang surprised their partners with public declarations of their love and asked for their hands in marriage in front of cheering commuters and members of the media. The timely proposals fall on Valentine’s Day and during’s Love Train campaign.

In a bid to encourage Singaporeans to experience the romance of travel with, the Love Train campaign was launched as an effort to reconnect with travellers and to promote the leading online travel accommodation site as the people’s first choice for all their travel accommodation needs.

The concept behind the Love Train campaign was to inspire and reignite the passion for travel with loved ones, so the choice of proposing on the Love Train is apt and timely. We are thrilled that they chose to have be part of this special day with them.

said Clarence Lin, Brand Development Lead of, who was present to congratulate the two couples.


The two couples, Yip Hin Hoe and Angelene Tan, and Raymond Huang and Lim Jia Hui, share a passion for travel and saw the Love Train as a fitting setting for their romantic and memorable engagements.


Referencing today’s proposals, Lin said,

“Every day, plays a part in hundreds and thousands of lives as we are the choice source for accommodation options for travellers around the world, and this Valentine’s Day, we want to show that we can be part of their journey even as they celebrate some of life’s highlights with partners or loved ones. And as part of the couples’ celebrations, is happy to sponsor a romantic getaway for the soon-to-be weds.”


Here are some images in the carriages symbolising the different stages of Love And Life :

Stage 1 – Puppy Love

AsiaRooms Love Train - Stage 1 - Puppy Love


Stage 2 – Young Couple

AsiaRooms Love Train - Stage 2 - Young Couple


Stage 3 – The Proposal

AsiaRooms Love Train - Stage 3 - The Proposal


Stage 4 – The Wedding

AsiaRooms Love Train - Stage 4 - The Wedding


Stage 5 – Family Time

AsiaRooms Love Train - Stage 5 - Family Time


Stage 6 – Elderly Couple

AsiaRooms Love Train - Stage 6 - Elderly Couple

Members of the public are encouraged to take part in’s campaign on its Facebook page by sharing their personal love stories on the Love Trails app. Love Trails is the first interactive app on Facebook that allows fans to pin “badges” representing romantic firsts, from “first date” to “first fight” and “first hotel stay” on the Singapore map where these memories were created.

Commuters can look forward to another surprise and unique celebration of love that will take place in the train on the 24th of February.


To get more information and to stay updated as the Love Train campaign unfolds, connect with through Facebook, Google+, Twitter and via the mailing list :


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With more than 60,000 properties available at the click of a mouse via’s simpler and more user-friendly online booking portal in five different languages, customers can book now and pay later, with no cancellation fees. In addition, customers will receive instant confirmation of their booking. is supported by a multi-lingual 24 hour call centre staffed by travel experts equipped to provide advice and assistance throughout the booking process. also offers a comprehensive country-by-country travel guide complete with details on interesting things to do, a listing filled with must-visit places, a currency guide, and genuine guest reviews, amongst other useful travel information and tips. is part of TUI Travel PLC, a leading international leisure travel group headquartered in the UK and listed on the London Stock Exchange. TUI Travel PLC operates in over 180 countries, serving more than 30 million customers, and employs over 50,000 people.


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