Singapore is much more than the sum of its attractions. It's constantly evolving, reinventing, and reimaging itself, with people who are passionate about creating new possibilities. Once arrived in Singapore, you will be welcomed with a sophisticated city in a tropical island combined with a hint of heritage, a spice of nightlife and a world-class location for both work and vacation - A truly ideal destination for workcation!
Things To Do in Singapore
Singapore - The Ideal Destination For A Workcation
MARINA BAY SANDS
This mammoth complex has dominanted the entire Bayfront area, and put its definitive stamp on the Singapore skyline.
GARDENS BY THE BAY
Two huge futuristic structures rise out of the greenery at Gardens by the Bay, which was designed with environmental sustainability in mind are the world’s largest columnless greenhouse.
A world-class performing arts centre made up of two rounded glass domes, locals have dubbed them "the Durian", as the twin structures resemble the spiky tropical fruit that is unique to this part of the world.
Easily the most famous hotel in Singapore, no other establishment epitomises the island’s colonial history better than Raffles Singapore.
LAU PA SAT
Built in the 19th century, the 120-year-old market was once a meeting point for push-cart street vendors. Now, it has grown into a much frequented destination for hawker food.
Originally designed by architectural firm Keys & Dowdeswell and commissioned by the Namazie family, the Neoclassical Capitol Building was completed in 1933. The adjoining theatre dominated the Singapore movie scene for decades after it opened as the premier cinema in the country.
EAT & DRINK - ULTIMATE GUIDE TO LOCAL DISHES
Arguably one of Singapore's more iconic dishes, choose from steamed chicken to roasted.
We recommend: Tian Tian Chicken Rice at Maxwell Food Centre
Nasi lemak means rich rice with the star ingredient being the coconut rice.
We recommend: Sri Sujana Muslim Food at Changi Village Market and Food Centre
From flavours like egg, cheese, nutella or strawberry, we recommend the classic crispy plain roti prata with fish curry.
We recommend: The Prata Place
On a stick - grilled meat choices ranging from chicken, beef to mutton that is best paired with sweet peanut sauce.
We recommend: Chomp Chomp Food Centre
It is a mixture of thick yellow noodles and thin bee hoon noodles combined with seafood and simmered in a rich prawn-flavoured broth
We recommend: Ah Hock Fried Hokkien Mee at Chomp Chomp Food Centre
Asian equivalent of a snow cone that is toppled with red beans, sweet corn, grass jelly and atap chee.
We recommend: hard to go wrong at any hawker centre
Get ready to have your hands dirty as you savour the fresh crab meat in chilli crab sauce. MUST-TRY: order deep fried mantous (buns) to go with it.
We recommend: No Signboard Seafood
A salad of dough fritters, cucumber, pineapple and tofu that is sweet, spicy and crispy all at once!
We recommend: Balestier Road Hoover Rojak at Whampoa Wet Market & Food Centre
CHAR KWAY TEOW
Not the best looking dish but this plate of brown rice noodles, stir-fried with fish cake, egg, bean sprouts, and prawns, in sweet, dark soy sauce sure is tasty!
We recommend: Outram Park Fried Kway Teow Mee at Hong Lim Market & Food Centre
- Chicken rice - http://danielfooddiary.com/2017/06/28/tiantianchickenrice/
- Nasi lemak - https://www.misstamchiak.com/nasi-lemak-singapore/
- Wanton mee - https://www.misstamchiak.com/wanton-noodles-singapore/
- Rojak - https://sethlui.com/12-best-rojak-places-singapore/
- Char kway teow - https://www.misstamchiak.com/char-kway-teow/
- Singapore Sling - https://traveltriangle.com/blog/famous-drinks-in-singapore/
- Roti prata, satay, hokkien mee, ice kacang, laksa, chilli crab - https://thehoneycombers.com/singapore/ultimate-guide-best-local-singaporean-foods-drinks-and-desserts-you-need-to-try/
SafeTravel Information at Singapore Vet Show
For fully vaccinated visitors
We welcome all fully vaccinated visitors* to Singapore and attending Singapore Vet Show. No entry approvals, pre-departure tests, on-arrival tests and quarantine required.
*Fully vaccinated and non-fully vaccinated children aged 12 and below by year of birth will be allowed to enter Singapore
Your pre-departure checklist:
- Obtain proof of vaccination Digitally Verifiable Vaccination Certificates
- Secure tickets for any flight to Singapore
- 3 days before departure: Submit SG Arrival Card and e-health declaration via the official and free e-service on the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) website
Simplified COVID-19 Measures
From 29 August 2022, with our latest COVID-19 measures, explore the best of Singapore with greater peace of mind.
Mask-wearing will not be required and is optional in most places (indoor and outdoor), except in healthcare settings, public transport and some flights and ferries*.
Dine-in is allowed for all fully vaccinated persons. This includes F&B establishments, hawker centres and coffee shops.
*Depending on where you are travelling to and/or from, some flights and ferries may require you to wear masks onboard. Travellers are advised to check with the respective operators on the mask-wearing requirement prior to their trip.
Should you feel unwell or test positive for COVID-19 while in Singapore
The Singapore Ministry of Health (MOH) has issued a set of protocols that you should follow if you are feeling unwell, displaying COVID-19 symptoms or test positive while visiting Singapore. Please email us on SingaporeVet@closerstillmedia.com with a proof of your Positive-Test to receive assistance with your Singapore Vet ticket.Keep yourself updated
- Latest updates on COVID-19 situation in Singapore
- Accepted COVID-19 Vaccinations for Entry
- Checklist for Fully Vaccinated Travellers entering Singapore
- Checklist for Non-fully Vaccinated Travellers
- COVID19 Recovery for Travellers
- Ministry of Health: FAQs for Travellers