Eco-Tourism and Nature Reserves in Singapore

You can find several interesting eco-friendly landscapes in Singapore, such as Bukit Timah Nature Reserve and Pulau Ubin, where the flora and fauna have more and less been left to take their own course. These green-lung areas, while well-known to locals, are slightly off-the-beaten-track for most tourists. If you’re really into ecology and the environment, … Read more

4 Best Islands off Singapore

The main island of Singapore is well connected to the highly popular Sentosa Island which offers a variety of world-class theme parks and luxury hotels. Even so, there are several other outlying islands off Singapore that are worth exploring, all of which are less developed and less crowded. These outlying islands off Singapore offer great … Read more

10 Best Restaurants in Geylang and Joo Chiat

The Geylang district is known predominantly for its Malay and Peranakan cuisine. Katong, on the east coast, is particularly good for trying out Peranakan or Straits Chinese dishes. This hybrid of Malay and Chinese cooking is a legacy of the intermarriage between Chinese traders who came to the region at the end of the 19th … Read more

What to Do on a Short Trip to Bintan Island

Bintan Island is a popular holiday destination that’s less than an hour’s ferry ride from the southern coast of Singapore. Bintan presents a tropical island getaway for the throngs of day and weekend-trippers from the mainland. The island’s pristine, white sand beaches are the main draw here, along with quaint seaside villages and an impressive … Read more

5 Best Day Trips from Singapore

Popular Singapore day trips include trips to the surrounding countries of Malaysia and Indonesia. Sitting in Southeast Asia on the Singapore Strait, the island nation of Singapore is a dynamic destination – a place where grand colonial architecture and intricate Taoist temples meet futuristic skyscrapers and elaborate outdoor art. Nearly everything you could need can … Read more

Singapore Festivals and Events

Festivals in Singapore are a true reflection of the incredible diversity of this tiny city-state. The people of Singapore are comprised of multiple ethnicities, cultures and religious backgrounds, and the festivals across the island cater for all. The vast Chinese community celebrate their New Year in February, Vesak Day in May is a vibrant and … Read more

8 Best Nightlife in Sentosa Island

Most of the nightlife in Sentosa takes full advantage of one of the island’s main selling points: its beaches. Whilst these are all manmade, the imported white soft sand and tropical palm trees create a perfect getaway from downtown Singapore, and plenty of beach bars, clubs and lounges have popped up on the shoreline taking … Read more

11 Best Nightlife at Marina Bay Singapore

Marina Bay nightlife presents some of the most sophisticated venues in Singapore. Naturally, the collection of great spots around the bay features a good helping of lofty venues that take full advantage of the breathtaking views across the bay, as well as others that don’t require an elevator journey.  Any discussion of the best nightlife … Read more

12 Best Night Spots in Chinatown

Nightlife in Chinatown Singapore tends to offer something a little more alternative compared to the city’s more well-known party destinations. Most of the bars and clubs in this area fall into the ‘quirky’, ‘compact’ and ‘independent’ categories, attracting mixed crowds who are looking for somewhere to unwind and have fun at the end of the … Read more