I understand that the Raffles Hotel cocktail list is quite pricey and as I literally have one night to find myself a Singapore Sling when I land in May before flying out the next morning, is there anywhere someone would really recommend, that might be a little off the beaten path but completely worth it!
I have heard drink prices are very expensive in Singapore, can anybody give me a rough guide to beer and wine prices
in local pubs and restaurants. thanks
1) any one has tried accomodation listed on airbnb in singapore?? if yes do suggest, I am travelling with my family for a week
2) which apps you found more useful for trip?
3) do we need to book tickets for universal studio or other important places in advance or I can do it just visiting these places??
4) I have been there before, I found it easy to move around in singapore..any suggestion are welcome..
How to find a bus ticket in Singapore at reasonable rates?
We will be in Singapore in a week with 6 year old and want to go to universal studios Sentosa. Can you buy advance express or VIP tickets to avoid queues? (Are these only needed at weekends?)
Also what else might we want or need to book ahead for?
Where are water slides and parks?
We are excited and appreciate your help
We are in Singapore for my birthday in a few days and I'd love ideas on how to spend the day.
I love soaking up the atmosphere of a place, seafood, coffee, cake, modern art, nature....and more
Please msg your ideas...ill have my daughter and husband travelling with me and would like a special dinner or lunch out and a few drinks if possible but child friendly is the way as no one to do childcare x
What can I do in Singapore when I have about 12 hours to spare until my next flight (arriving7:30 AM, departing 7:30 PM)?
I am gering up for my business cum leisure vacation to singapore from 22-27 aug.
As i have no idea on singapore and i would like to enlightening me on my schedule , plan and tickets, passes.
could anybody help me to make my schedule ,ticket passes for 6 daysin singapore.
For travelling in bus and trains i will have ez link card
22aug 10am - hotel
sentosa island with sentosa 1 days pass (11am-9pm)
23aug- uss (8am-9pm) with USS 1 days pass
24aug-26aug(10am-4pm) business meetings
but at evening im planning to keep a short 3-4hr sight seeing for 3days.
b.garden by bay
singapore flyer, china town , little india,marina bay sand,orchard road and other attraction (is there any single pass to cover all)
I am highly grateful for taking you a ton your highly precious time to read my plan and helping me out.
Hi evryone i am planing for a trip to bali from singapore
My question is where i can find travel buddy ????
Thanks in advance
Hi we are visiting Singapore just for two days and there are lots of nice places to visit..
Please guide on what are the best places we shouldn't miss out and can fit in two days
Worth it or tourist trap? Is the zoo worth seeing? What is the one nature site I should visit.
flight lands at 1 am but check in is a 3 pm. what to do?
1st day- 8th august 2106
-Check-in hotel by 1pm
-Singapore National Meuseum
-Visit Clarke Quay in the evening
2nd Day- 9th august
Gardens of the Bay
Marina Bay Sands Casino
Marina Bay Sands Sky park (Best time dusk)
Ku De Ta at the MBS sky park
3rd Day- 10th august
4th Day- 12th `August
Cove water park
5th- 13th August
Day 6- Maria Square (Vivo City)
Little india + China town
Is this itenary okay? Kindly suggest any changes or any places to include/exclude?
Hi! I intend to spend my birthday weekend in Singapore this June (3rd week)2016 for 2 nights Saturday and Sunday in a hostel in Bugis (I will be back to my home country on a Monday morning). It would be my first time to visit this country. I would welcome any tips on how to maximize fully my Saturday and Sunday. 1. Regarding transferring from one spot to the other, which is better: getting Singapore EZ card or take the hop on hop off bus? 2. Which tourist spots to visit for 2 days (aside from Universal Studios & Animal Zoos)? Do I need to book online in advance so I can save some bucks? 3. For the food, I will definitely try the hawker stalls. Are there any restos or maybe a nice special dining place to celebrate my birthday around Bugis St (like a birthday place for tourists haha) ? 4. Is it easy to maneuver in Singapore? Can I still locate the tourist spots without using online maps? (I dont think I will have mobile internet connection when I get there)
Thanks in advance for your suggestion.
My son has around the world ticket, with few stops. He plan to travel for 6 weeks , as that's much he is free from his Uni over the summer.
His ticket is :London-Singapore-Auckland-Rorotonga( Cook Islands)-LA-London..
Everywhere he arranged to stay with friends but Singapore, as is his first time in SEA , he done lots of reading on the area now we just need to find good and cheap-ish place to stay for 4 nights in the city.
We know that the city is very clean and safe, yet we would like your opinion on area where to stay.
Can you gave us some pointers please?
We keep looking on line but is bit confusing.
We would like to be central as possible, clean and no too expensive.
Any ideas greatly apriciated. Many thanx
Do I need to pre-book organized excursions or is there a hop on hop off bus. Thinking about visiting March 2017 Any suggestions as to best hotel location much appreciated. Want to see all the major tourist sites - not interested in theme parks and anything with cable cars
So .....we have a 6 year old daughter and want to visit Singapore from Perth, Australia for 4 nights in July/August.
It will be our first trip.I understand public transport is so good that location doesn't matter too much but maybe you guys can tell us if there's any area for a family to avoid?
Our aim is
....some good meals out, ( can be street food, cheap but brilliant, etc) visit the zoo, Sentosa island for fun and enjoy a nice hotel ( wifi and pool ideally )
We have a budget of about A$150 a night and I fear that may not get us much in Singapore.
I'm familiar with booking.com and trivago but would welcome recommendations of any hotel that would be a good location and meet our needs.
We'll be visiting Singapore for the first time next week (4 days), and we're currently trying to figure out three things:
- average amount we need to allot for food per meal - average amount we need to allot for transportation - efficient / convenient routes to take to cover as many places as possible in one go
For now, we are thinking of going to the following areas:
Esplanade Gardens by the Bay ArtScience Museum National Museum Supertree Grove / OCBC Skyway Little India Chinatown Tiong Bahru Orchard Road Art Trail Bukit Timah Nature Reserve (low priority) Botanic Garden (low priority)
For the food, we were hoping to try different places for every meal namely:
- fast food chain (preferably local or anything Asian) - convenience stores (preferably local or any other convenience store offering local staples) - hawker stores - cafe (preferably offering local bread / drinks) - other types of restaurants that you could suggest, if there are any
Based on the lists above, can you please suggest good places to eat near the places we will be going to?
We will be staying somewhere in Little India and we read that there are a lot of places where we can eat there, but we can't figure out which specific ones among all the options available we should head to. Deciding on the spot wouldn't be much of an issue, but we're hoping to factor in the budget as early as now (hopefully between 7-10 SGD per meal (lower if possible, but for places on the mid-range or higher end, above that is fine).
Also, how much would you suggest we allot for transportation expenses? We have been advised to pay for an EZ Link card and top it up with 35 SGD. Would it be enough to cover all or majority of the places on our list? If not, how much more do you suggest we top it up with or which place do you think we could scratch off our list or move to low priority based on logistics or value for money?
Tips and miscellaneous advice will be much appreciated.
After a backpacking holiday through Malaysia I'll depart Singapore on a Friday morning 7:15am by plane from Terminal 3 (Oman Air). I'll be staying for 3 nights only in Singapore so a Taxi for departure would mean considerable cost per day.
Is it safe to take public transport at this time of the day (most busses/tram starts around 5-something)?
The most convenient locations both for departure and logistics in general are are Chinatown and Little India, right?
I'm looking for a special place to have dinner on a Sunday with my wife. I want it to be a great experience. I'am traveling to Singapore in the last weekend of February. I saw that kant restaurants are closed on Sunday so any suggesties are appreciated. Thnx Daniel.
Which city bus(bus number) to take from Changi airport to Serangoon area.(to reach around Park Royal hotel or Boadway hotel).?
Where the bus stops exits in Changi airport terminal?
Of course i know MRT , shuttle bus service and taxis are available but i am keen to take city bus if i find it convenient.
Thanks in advance for your replies.
In June we will have a two night stay over in Singapore coming back from an Indonesia trip. Since this stay over was actually unplanned I never really looked into what to do there. Any suggestions or recommendations? Shopping tips?
I am going in September but want to pick my train times right now. Which website do I use?
Is safe to travel to chennai now? How is the flood situation there ?
Forum on universal fly travel group pte ltd Singapore
Is it safe to make purchases of electronic items at Vivocity mall? are the prices better than in the freeshop?
Two couples in our 60's will be stopping over for 3 days in Singapore in May next year. Any recommendations on reasonable priced, clean, comfortable hotels in a central area would be appreciated. Also any must sees for a 3 day stay?
Does anyone know if Scoot Airlines have Regulatory Approval to fly from Melbourne to Singapore? I believe they have applied for this.
I am going to travel to Singapore from India. I have never entered into airport. This is my first flight travel and also international. Please guide me on What are all procedure from entering into airport to leaving from the airport ?. I am going to stay there for about 10 months and tell about rules pertaining in carry limits for hair oil and shampoo. And finally what are all things I can carry in carry-on and baggage?. Thanks in advance.
hi good day. i just want to ask . i want to visit in singapore in just 2 weeks. there is some requirements that i need to take or to do? thank you . have a nice day .