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Five Things to Do When in Singapore

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Singapore may be a small nation, but tourists never run out of things to do when there. Here are the top five things which people should never fail to do when coming for a trip to this wonderful country:

1. EAT

Singapore Food image by Gastronomic Ruminations

Singapore Food image by Gastronomic Ruminations

source: Superfinefeline – Gastronomic Ruminations

Eating is one of the best activities to do when in Singapore. In every block, it is impossible not to see a dining establishment which serves special delicacies. Whatever one’s dining preferences are, Singapore is sure to meet it. Simple hawker centers like Maxwell Market and Chomp Chomp Food Center are popular destinations for budget meals; while exclusive fine-dining restaurants abound in mall areas like Marina Bay and Orchard Road. Singapore has it all.

Among the favorite dishes are Satay, Chili Crab, Laksa, Chicken Rice, etc. It is also a must that tourists try the famous ‘Kaya’ toast.

For dining suggestions in Singapore, visit: MakaNation

Bugis Street

source: To Singapore and More : Bumpin’ Bugis

Many tourists fly to Singapore for the sole purpose of shopping. Well why not? There are a lot of shopping areas in the country. For budget shoppers, there is Bugis Junction, Little India and Chinatown; and for those who prefer high-end shopping, there is the Orchard Road where designer shops like Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs, Gucci, and many more stand side by side. Malls are also around the area. A famous one is the impressive ION Orchard Mall.

3. SIGHTSEEING at the Marina Bay Sands District

Singapore City View - Buildings b

A trip to Singapore is never complete without visiting the Marina Bay Sands District. Aside from pristine malls and dining establishments, it also gives home to renowned hotels in Singapore like the Fullerton and Marina Bay Sands. Attractions include the Singapore Flyer, the newly-developed Gardens by the Bay, and the iconic Merlion.

4. STROLL around Sentosa Island

Sentosa Island

The ultimate recreation venue in Singapore, Sentosa Island is the place to be for people who wish to relax with the whole family. Kids, teens and parents would surely enjoy walking around the area, hopping from places to places.

Singapore attractions include Universal Studios, Resorts World Sentosa, Fort Siloso, Songs of the Sea, Underwater World and Dolphin Lagoon, Butterfly Park and Insect Kingdom, and many more. Adventures are easily given with the MegaZip Adventure Park and Wavehouse Sentosa.

The beach is also worth visiting. When tired, there is a tram going around, saving people from so much walking. Hotels, casinos, restaurants and boutiques are everywhere too.

5. ENJOY the nightlife

Singapore Nightlife Clarkquay

The fun nightlife in Singapore is another top item in the list of its prides. The loud music and the active club culture are definitely worth witnessing when coming for a trip.

Among the famous nightlife destinations are the Club Maestro Zouk Singapore in Jiak Kim Street, Mambo Jambo, Helipad, The Butter Factory, and more. While more tourists loved to wander at Clarke Quay or Robertson.

If you’re on a trip with family, you may also enjoy the night by watching free outdoor light shows like the “Gardens Symphony” at Gardens by the Bay, and the Water & Lightshow at The Shoppes at Marina Bay.

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3 thoughts on “Five Things to Do When in Singapore

  1. Spencer

    I would love to go to Singapore one day. I hear it is an awesome place to visit. The food is meant to be amazing too.

  2. Sushma Gupta

    Great things to do in Singapore for everybody. I will also discuss it with my friends. By which, they can also know that what they have to do, if they visit Singapore.


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