Why visit Singapore?
Singapore is a vibrant and diverse city and one of the most interesting places to visit in Asia. With English as one of the official languages, it is easy for travellers to navigate. Singapore is a shopper‘s paradise but the heart and soul of this beautiful city is in the architecture and cuisine. Food festivals, cultural holidays, car races, national shopping sales and festivals are taking place on a regular basis and it is always a good time to visit!
What to see and do in Singapore?
[v_icon color=”#1e73be” size=”18px” target=”_blank” name=”moon-arrow-right-17″] Singapore has been voted as one of the 5 cleanest cities in the world and boasts lovely green parks in the middle of the city. If you want to escape the feeling of being boxed in by skyscrapers, visit the Botanical gardens and Gardens by the Bay, to name a few. Did you know that over 50 percent of the city is comprising of greenery?
[v_icon color=”#1e73be” size=”18px” target=”_blank” name=”moon-arrow-right-17″] If you have never seen a Cantonese Opera show then we recommend that you head down to Chinatown. Shows take place every Friday and Saturday and you will be able to see opera classics with full costume and makeup. It is an incredible experience and there are many photo opportunities.
[v_icon color=”#1e73be” size=”18px” target=”_blank” name=”moon-arrow-right-17″] The skyline is especially breathtaking at night and can be viewed from many locations in the city. If you love skyscrapers and adrenaline then you can go swimming at the infinity pool where you have an amazing view of the city. You have to be a guest of the hotel but there are tours to the observation deck.
[v_icon color=”#1e73be” size=”18px” target=”_blank” name=”moon-arrow-right-17″] A visit to Little India is a must. Here you will be able to see how the local Tamil Indian community lives. If you want to try authentic Indian food, then this is the place to go to. Don´t forget to try the Muthu’s Curry. The best time to visit is when the Indian holidays of Thaipusam and Deepavali are celebrated.
[v_icon color=”#1e73be” size=”18px” target=”_blank” name=”moon-arrow-right-17″] Wander around historical buildings, visit top museums and shopping malls. The harmony between old-meets-new architecture will impress. Neighourhoods like Tiong Bahru and Joo Chiat are recommended.
Where to stay in Singapore?
Choosing the right hotel in Singapore can make or break your stay, whether it is for business or pleasure. It boils down to preferences. Do you want to have a spectacular view or do you want to be close to swanky restaurants and pulsing nightlife? Singapore offers a variety of accommodation that will put you in the center of the action.