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Singapore’s Chinatown – a photo tour

Singapore’s Chinatown – a photo tour March 29, 2012 | Travel Tips | Read More

Singapore Outdoors: Escape the City

Singapore Outdoors: Escape the City March 5, 2012 | Things to Do | Read More
The fast-paced action of Singapore make it a fun and exciting city to visit… but sometimes the skyscrapers, traffic and bustling population can all become a bit much, and there are times when you may want to escape the city and seek some peace and tranquillity. The Botanic Gardens is one of the most...

Ethnic Enclaves of Singapore

Ethnic Enclaves of Singapore February 21, 2012 | Travel Tips | Read More
When Sir Stamford Raffles, the founder of modern Singapore, drew up his Town Plan of 1822, he divided the city into ethnic enclaves in order to divide the living quarters of the racially diverse population. While Singapore is in no way racially segregated today, these neighbourhoods have maintained their...

Best Free Things to Do in Singapore

Best Free Things to Do in Singapore August 22, 2011 | Things to Do, Travel Tips | Read More
Singapore is an expensive city by anyone’s standards and so is often avoided by budget travellers. Yes, beer costs around USD$12.00 a pint, and the shops are full of designer goodies that most people can’t afford, but it is possible to visit Singapore on a budget. And to prove it to you, we’ve...

Singapore’s Chinatown

Singapore’s Chinatown November 2, 2010 | Things to Do | Read More
Chinatown is one of the most popular parts of Singapore for visitors. Its beautifully preserved shophouses provide a glimpse into the area’s past, whilst the street stalls and fancy boutiques provide some of the most varied shopping in town. An abundance of temples and museums highlight the multi-ethnicity...

Walk the Colonial District

Walk the Colonial District July 1, 2010 | Things to Do | Read More
The last blog post was about one of the newest attractions in Singapore, so now let’s take a look back to some of the oldest. The Colonial District is one of the first places many visitors to Singapore head, due to its location on the Singapore River and the beauty of its surroundings. A walk through...
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