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Best things to do in Singapore

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

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2 locals recommend
Department Store
“Have your breakfast at Delifrance, when the other shops are closed in the day! Famous pastry chain, which serves great sandwiches and pastries for your hungry morning tummy!”
6 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Located on the famous shopping district of the Orchard Road strip, this place is full of energy packed with retail therapy shopping malls and stores for all budgets as well as eateries that will have you gorging until your heart's content.”
10 locals recommend
Roof Deck
“Beautiful building that is the ex-Supreme Court. For families with kids, there are permanent exhibits for kids.”
39 locals recommend
Establishment
“National Museum organize regular exhibitions to showcase artists across the world.”
35 locals recommend
Park
“If you are lucky to visit Singapore in August then check out films by the fort :)”
42 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
1 local recommends
Department Store
“Founded in 1932, TANGS is Singapore’s oldest department store and an iconic shopping destination along Orchard Road. It is where you can find an exclusive selection of both international and home grown labels, including Aijek, Carrie K., Ling Wu, and IN GOOD COMPANY. With loads of wonderful must-haves in-store, you’ll appreciate the store’s bag deposit services, personal shoppers, and excellent customer care. Plus, shoppers who spend a minimum of $300 also enjoy complimentary delivery – sweet! ”
6 locals recommend
Food Court
“Interesting neighbourhood. Pre-war architecture, indie shops, cafes. Breakfast at the local Tiong Bahru Market. Must eat: Chee Kueh. Download a walking map.”
62 locals recommend
Performing Arts Venue
“Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay believes that the arts is for everyone. Discover what's on at Singapore's home for the performing arts and explore this iconic destination along the waterfront. You're in for an arts experience like no other.”
40 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Vivocity is a big shopping mall. Sentosa Resort World is only a bridge away.”
34 locals recommend
Theme Park
“Legoland Malaysia is perfect for a family, couples or friends looking for a great place to travel, chill and relax. Visit the Leogland Themepark, Water Park and Sea Life Malaysia for lots of fun with lego blocks, water activities and aquarium fishes.”
23 locals recommend
Theme Park Ride / Attraction
“The 165-meter-high Flyer is Singapore's answer to the London Eye. The best time to hitch a ride is at dusk when the entire row of downtown skyscrapers is softly lit. Back on the ground, head for a dinner of chili crabs.”
20 locals recommend
Canal
“A full stretch of shophouses with bars, pubs, cafes and restaurants with a variety of cuisines. Overlooking the SIngapore River”
29 locals recommend
Theme Park Ride / Attraction
“The Singapore Flyer is a giant observation wheel at Downtown Core, Singapore. It opened in 2008, with construction having taken about 2½ years.[1] It carried its first paying passengers on 11 February, had a soft opening to the public on 1 March, and was then officially opened on 15 April. It has 28 air-conditioned capsules, each able to accommodate 28 passengers, and incorporates a three-storey terminal building.[5][6] The Flyer has an overall height of 165 metres (541 ft) and was the world's tallest Ferris wheel until the 167.6 m (550 ft) High Roller, which is 2.6 m (9 ft) taller than the Flyer,[7] opened on the Las Vegas Strip in Nevada, US, on 31 March 2014.[8]”
28 locals recommend
Real Estate Agency
“Since it’s opening in 1982, the shopping mall has emerged over the years as the well known Fashion Incubator. Located in the heart of the vibrant shopping belt with more than 600 retail shops and F&B outlets, it never fails to attract the young and the young at heart of locals and tourists.”
8 locals recommend