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Singapore Zoo: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find them for Real

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.

Singapore Malay Heritage Centre

The Malay Heritage Centre in Singapore’s Kompong Glam

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.

Alexandra Park Connector Singapore

Alexandra Park Connector: Creative Canal Landscaping in Singapore

Although many of Singapore's green spaces have their particular character and charm, the Alexandra Park Connector has been meticulously planned. Cyclists and joggers will relish the smooth dedicated paths on either side of the canal, and those with a family will enjoy the relaxing late afternoon stroll.

Singapore football match

Attending a Local Football Match in Singapore

There are some good football fixtures to be watched in Singapore. The real kind of football, at a real stadium, with real friends, and even real players! It may not be Premier League material, but it is good fun nevertheless.

Hawker Centres in Singapore

Our Favourite Hawker Centres in Singapore

Hawker centres are open air food courts where family operated stalls offer a variety of local dishes at local (inexpensive) prices. Hawker centres were developed in the 1960s with the rapid growth of Asian cities in Hong Kong, Malaysia and Singapore, and were initially located at transport hubs or near public housing.

Traditional markets in Singapore

Traditional Markets in Singapore

Kampong Glam is filled with interesting and picturesque stores lining Arab, Muscat, Bussorah, Baghdad and Kandahar Streets. Most of them sell beautiful fabric and are owned by enterprising Indians who will help you mix and match. Buy "ethnic" materials at reasonable prices and have them transformed into whatever you want.

Shopping Malls in Singapore

A Guide to Shopping Malls in Singapore

Shopping madness, shopping fever, shopping as a national pastime, shopping as a sport, shopping as a delusion... all hold true in Singapore. Everywhere you look... a store, a stall, a hawker beckons. Great deals, liquidation sales, closing sales, opening sales...