Singapore, also known as Lion city, the Golden city or the Little Red dot, is located in South East Asia sharing boundaries with Malaysia and Indonesia. It is an archipelago of 62 islands, which has emerged globally as a commerce, finance and transport hub in a very short period of time. The city encompasses beautiful, tall buildings besides rich flora and fauna.
Marina bay is the most important and spectacular sight you’ll visit in Singapore. You can catch the beautiful light show here. Singapore Flyer and the Helix Bridge are a sight worthwhile. They give a breathtaking view of the iconic Singapore skyline. Gardens by the Bay is another of the places with iconic architecture. It is a huge and colourful place, a favourite among kids and adults.
During your visit to Singapore, you have to make a visit to the Universal Studios Singapore, which is a theme park located within Resorts World Sentosa. It is the first one of its kind themed amusement park in South East Asia with interesting themes like Lost world, Ancient Egypt, Hollywood and Madagascar. The Singapore Zoo is also worth a visit, one of the most memorable wildlife experiences you will have. The National Gallery Singapore is a top choice gallery with some world class collection of Southeast Asian art.
Singapore offers fascinating places of attractions that include various cultural tours to China Town and Little India, a trip to sultan Mosque or a half day tour to the Raffles Hotel. While exploring the city, one can’t ignore the Merlion Park which is also the symbol of Singapore. An adventure traveller can’t miss the Singapore night Safari. It is a unique reserve with variety of animals who can be seen in their natural habitat during nocturnal hours.
If your trip to Singapore is primarily for leisure and relaxation, then Sentosa can be the ideal place for you. It is an island with a collection of beaches, spas, theme parks and places for shopping and dining.
Since the place is a collection of islands, the cuisine of Singapore is a beautiful mix of different cultures and ethnicities. Chinese, Malay and Indian food are easily available. However, multiculturalism can be seen in their unique variety known as Peranakan Cuisine, a mix of Chinese and Malay cuisine.
The months between summer and winter are quite pleasant. The best time to visit the place is between the months of February and April.