River Valley is a great area - I've been here almost a year now. I find it's really central to everything - most things are pretty close by bus or taxi.
If you've got any questions about the area just shout.
Just moved to RV in the last two weeks. Great area. Brit, M, 35, been in SG for a year and a half, yoga teacher. There is a thai and vietnamese place on Killney Rd that look good for food at somepoint..maybe