Discover the delights of the Lion City
The world’s only island city-state, the smallest country in Southeast Asia, is also a land of contrasts. It’s the perfect mix of culture, tasty food, extraordinary landmarks and unique architectural icons.
How to get there:
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Where to stay:
We encourage you to stay at 3* Zen Rooms Evergreen Residences with good reviews. Located in the Geylang district in Singapore, 1.7 km from Geylang Serai Malay Village, this property boasts air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi throughout the property. Free private parking is available on site. Every room has a TV and a private bathroom. You will find a 24-hour front desk at the property. Airport transfers are available at a surcharge.
What to do:
At Marina Bay you can enjoy the Wonder Full, considered as the largest light and water show in Southeast Asia. Explore downtown Singapore from a bumboat at Singapore River. You should also use the Singapore Mass Rapid Transit (SMRT) – one of the most modern transit systems in the world. Go for shopping in famous Orchard Road and explore one of the huge shopping malls, like CapitaMall or Plaza Singapura. Try some mouth-watering street food from the hawker stall. Go clubbing at Clarke Quay, the premier nightlife hub in Singapore.
MacRitchie Reservoir Park, with hiking trails, a pontoon for kayakers and a canoe shed, is a great place for recreational activities, both on land and in water. Hike down nature trails and enjoy the forested areas. Nature lovers can also choose Singapore Botanic Gardens, National Orchid Garden, Singapore Zoo or Jurong Bird Park.
History lovers should head to the Battle Box, a museum located in the underground command centre, constructed under Fort Canning during the Malayan Campaign and the Battle of Singapore. Visit the Changi Museum that focuses on Singapore’s wartime history during the Japanese Occupation. You can also choose the National Museum or the City Gallery. Enjoy the view from Singapore Cable Car and admire the F1 Grand Prix motor track – Marina Bay Street Circuit. For some family entertainment, visit Universal Studios Singapore amusement park.
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