Changi Prison Chapel & Museum
A visit to Changi Prison Chapel and Museum is an effective way to get a slice of Singapore’s harrowing war past. Built to memorialize the brave prisoners of Changi who had to endure horrific conditions in the Second World War, Changi Prison Chapel is a replica of the chapel that was erected by Australian prisoners of Read More...
- Opening Hours: 09:30 - 17:00
- Address: 1000 Upper Changi Road North, Singapore 507707
- Tel: +65 6214 2451
East Coast Park
East Coast Park is not only the most popular, but also the largest (1.85sqkm) park in Singapore. It was built on reclaimed land and offers various activities from water sports to cycling, rollerblading, bowling as well as an 18-hole indoor mini-golf course. Other facilities include a manmade sandy beach, shops/kiosks, rest-rooms, barbecue stations and holiday chalets.
Singaporeans love food, so there are plenty of dining venues to choose from here. The East Coast Seafood Centre consists of eight seafood restaurants. Some must-try dishes include the spicy sambal stingray and satay (grilled meat skewed on sticks served with sweet peanut sauce).
- Opening Hours: 24 hours. The park is lit from 19:00 – 07:00
- Location: Situated at the southeastern part of the island
Katong is another nearby east coast area of Singapore full of rows of picturesque Peranakan homes and their traditional cuisine and products. Visit Katong Antique House (Tel: +65 6345 8544) for traditional Peranakan costumes and furniture, the Eurasian Heritage Center (on 139 Ceylon Road) presents Eurasian culture, from music to food, Rumah Bebe (Tel: +65 6774 3652) offers traditional embroidery and beadwork. And for those who like temples, try the Sri Senpaga Vinayagar Temple. It is famous for its stunning architecture and murals.
Singapore Airport (Changi Airport)
Singapore Airport (Changi Airport) is considered by many to be among the best in the world. Indeed, Singapore Airpor claimed the prestigious prize as the world's best airport in the Skytrax World Airport Awards in Belgium for 2010. A truly modern marvel, Changi's top-notch services and facilities make the experience of being in an airport not Read More...
Singapore Expo is the largest and most used MICE (meetings, incentives, conferencing and exhibitions) venue in Singapore, with over 100,000 square meters of floor space spread across ten multipurpose, connectable halls – also making it one of the largest of its type in Asia.
Whether you’re on a business trip, attending a seminar or just coming Read More...