The Peranakan Museum is a child friendly, cultural and fun outing in Singapore! Peranakans are the descendants of traders, adventurers and migrant workers who came to settle in Southeast Asia. Learn about their culture, their language, their religious beliefs, their customs and their food!
Jacob Ballas Children's Garden at the Singapore Botanic was designed specifically with children in mind: it combines adventures, fun, experiments and play to learn that “life on earth depends on plants”. Equipped with our friendly tips, enjoy this giant jungle playground with your little ones!
The Buddha Tooth Relic in Singapore is a huge Tang style building that combines a temple and a museum. Burn incense! Search for your protecting Boddhisatva! Admire an outstanding collection of cultural artefacts! Or simply listen to wind chimes at the rooftop pagoda!
As big fans of the Cousteau and Zissou Odysseys, we’re regulars at the Singapore Aquarium. Officially it’s called the South East Asian (SEA) Aquarium, it’s a mouthful, so most people just call it the Singapore Aquarium. The Open Ocean Habitat lets you experience scuba diving from the comfort of your flip flaps
If you want to see fantastic beasts up close and show your little ones, nature’s little ones, it’s hard to beat Singapore’s zoo.The Singapore zoo is a kid and animal friendly immersive experience. This 26 hectare wildlife park is the home of some 3000 animals. It’s like walking in a lush forest teeming with wildlife.
The National Orchid Garden in Singapore houses more than 60,000 plants. Celebrities, from Jacky Chan to Nelson Mandela have orchid hybrids named after them.
The Singapore Botanic Gardens are a World Heritage Site, a must-see attraction for visitors of the city, and a beloved urban park for running, picnicking, playing ball with the kids or learning about biodiversity conservation.
Chicken rice is so popular in Singapore, you won’t have to look for it. It’ll come looking for you! The rice soaked in the juices of the chicken is the best. It’s on the oily side, nothing like fried foods, but you won’t need lip balm after your meal.
The Malay Heritage Centre, located in Kampong Glam, showcases the rich culture of Singaporean Malay heritage. Whether you’re fond of priceless antiques or like interacting with people (or screens), the Malay Heritage Centre has plenty to entertain the less than jaded visitor.
Cute cafés abound around Arab Street and Kampong Glam. Pick from one of our favourites to chit chat, read the daily papers or just watch the world go by.