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SINSIDER: WHAT TO SEE, DO & EAT IN SINGAPORE

September 10, 2021
Posted by: Hotels G

The wait is finally over! Singapore will be gradually opening its borders to travellers from different countries! Already planning your itineraries for your long-awaited trip to Singapore? We’ve done it so you don’t have to! 

For the Artsy-Fartsy  

Travellers may know Singapore as a concrete city, with greenery lining its roads and pathways. Little known, Singapore is also home to some spectacular street art. Amidst the concrete jungle, pops of colour can be found in nooks and crannies around the corner of tranquil housing estates, in charming alleyways, and unexpected places. Check out some of the stunning large-scale murals that dot various neighbourhoods throughout Singapore.

 

(image credit: SKL0

From edgy graffiti with creative designs to retro depictions of heritage scenes — get up close and personal with these cool artworks like the one pictured above by well-known local artist, SKL0. Depicting a bird, a Chinese mythical beast with Peranakan tiling this piece is the epitome of a multicultural Singapore. 

Read more here – SINSIDER: Murals in Singapore 
 

For the History & Cultural Buffs 

Plan a day of museum and heritage sites-hopping and explore Singapore’s rich heritage, cultural diversity, unique building designs and more. Whether you’re a true history and cultural buff or just doing it for the ‘gram, you are in for a treat!  

Little India Singapore

(image credit: Singapore Tourist Pass) 

Read more here – SINSIDER: Heritage Sites in Singapore
Read more here – SINSIDER: Visit The Best Museums in Singapore 
 

For the Foodies 

According to a 2019 survey by CEOWorld Magazine, Singapore has been recognized as the world’s best city for street-food obsessed travellers. Due to her history and cultural diversity, Singapore is where travellers can find a smorgasboard of different cuisines and dishes. From the famous Tian Tian Hainanese Chicken Rice located in Maxwell Food Centre, to the fragrant Nasi Lemak at Adam Road Food Centre and well-loved Satay, there’s something for every palate. Besides local street-food delights, Singapore is also home to many famous Michelin-starred restaurants like Jaan by Chef Kirk Westaway, Peranakan-cuisine focused Candlenut Kitchen and more!  

Staying at Hotel G Singapore? Here’s a list of food options within the vicinity of the hotel.

Read More – Foodie Gems Around Hotel G Singapore  
 

For the Shopaholics  

Orchard Road
A 2.5km long road in the Central Area of Singapore and home to over 20 shopping malls with numerous internationally renowned department stores and brands. Get your wallets ready and don on some comfy shoes for a full day of shopping till you drop! If you’re visiting us during festive periods, feast your eyes on colourful light displays that mirror those of Oxford Street in London, United Kingdom. 
Nearest MRT Station: Dhoby Ghaut, Somerset, Orchard  

Bugis Precinct
If you’re looking for quaint and alternative shopping, head on to Haji Lane and Arab Street. Specialising in boutique stores selling locally designed pieces, you’re bound to find something unique to take home as a souvenir.
Nearest MRT Station: Bugis 

The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands 

(image credit: Marina Bay Sands

Home to over 170 luxury and premium brands, The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands is one of Singapore’s largest luxury shopping malls.
Nearest MRT Station: Bayfront 
 

Upcoming notable events and activities in Singapore  

Slurping Good! Instant noodle experience at Eatbox by Artbox
When: 24 September 2021 – 31 January 2022
Where: Tekka Place, Annex Building (Nearest MRT: Little India, Rochor)
Tickets: on sale HERE  

Museum of Ice Cream
When: Ongoing – 31 December 2021
Where: 100 Loewen Road, Dempsey, Singapore 248837 (Nearest MRT: Holland Village)
Tickets: on sale HERE  

Antony Gormley Exhibition
When: Ongoing – 30 October 2022 
Where: National Gallery Singapore (Nearest MRT: City Hall)
Admission is Free, more information HERE 

Hyperrealities VR Exhibition
When: Ongoing
Where: ArtScience Museum (Nearest MRT: Bayfront)
Tickets: on sale HERE  

Da Vinci The Exhibition
When: Ongoing – 2 January 2022
Where: Science Centre Singapore (Nearest MRT: Jurong East)
Tickets: on sale HERE 

Make your long-awaited trip to Singapore the most eventful one yet! For a wide variety of exciting staycation packages, F&B offers from Hotel G SingaporeGinett Restaurant & Wine Bar and 25 Degrees Burger & Liquor Bar, head on over to the OFFERS PAGE to find out more. 

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