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

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

Singapore on a Budget: Your Ultimate Guide

This guide to Singapore on a budget is proof that with a little insider’s advice, visiting this fascinating country doesn’t have to drain all your money. Sure, Singapore can be ludicrously expensive depending on where you go and what you do, but if you’re careful enough you can actually eat, shop and get around town … 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

13 Best Museums and Galleries in Singapore

It’s only natural that Singapore museums come in great variety, as the city-state’s history is rich in pickings in several different areas. The rather sombre but fascinating Changi Prison Chapel and Museum is a stark reminder of the sufferings of WWII, while the colourful Chinatown Heritage Centre and the Peranakan Museum each explore and explain … Read more