Singapore

Category

Best Places to Visit in Singapore – Part 2 – Chinatown and the Satay Club

Our second day in Singapore and we were headed to Chinatown. The forecast called for rain in the afternoon – no surprise there – so it seemed like a good day to visit that part of the city-state. Our plan was to spend the day in the Singapore Chinatown and then have a late night dinner at the Satay Club in Lau Pa Sat. Singapore has a number of centrally located neighborhoods that reflect the country’s cultural diversity. Chinatown, Kampong...

Best Places to Visit in Singapore – Part 1 – The Zoo

I absolutely love visiting Singapore! It is the first country I ever visited in Asia (in 1996) and the third country I traveled to outside of the United States. With its multi-cultural mix, excellent food, tropical weather, and popular attractions, this small city-state has so much to offer. Singapore, population 5.6 million, has four official languages – English, Malay, Tamil, and Mandarin – and most signs are written in all four languages. Open-air food courts (called hawker centers) remain open...

Top 15 Foods to Eat in Singapore

Singapore, situated just north of the equator, is one of my favorite places to visit in South-East Asia. There are so many reasons why I love this country – the culturally diverse population and the tropical climate to name a few. However, I have to say that the amazing food on offer is definitely my main reason for going back again and again. Here is a list of my Top 15 all time favorite foods to eat in Singapore and...