Singapore is a destination which has reinvented itself over the passage of years to become one of the hotlist destinations of the world. There are lots of indulgence which are closely associated with Singapore which include the beautiful rainforests, muddy wetlands, sleepy farms boldly inviting your wild side to be explored.
Now if considered from another aspect, then you can easily shop here till you drop down satisfied. The clothes which are available here can be brought at dirt-cheap prices which till date make Singapore a retail joyride.
With the red cherry on the top of the cake is the opportunity to savor your taste buds with glorious Singaporean foods. You will find steaming, simmering and sizzling foods on each and every corner of the Singaporean streets. You will easily notice the ethnic divide of the several beautiful cuisines which include the Indian as well as Malaysian spices.
There are some unique sides of Singapore which you may fail to see and feel while you are on a normal trip to Singapore. But certainly there are secret ways to experience the best of Singapore while you are on a trip to the hot-listed destination.
Blissful enjoyment on hidden beach
You can enjoy and relive in the beautiful manmade beaches of Sentosa. Avoid the crowds and find the great solitude at Lazarus Island. This beautiful place has white soft sands which are fondly caressed by the gentle blue waters.
You can take a boat from Marina South Pier to St John’s Island, walk across the causeway and follow the tarmac path if you still have full belief in Singapore.
Kayaking through ancient mangroves
Now if you wish to enjoy the wilderness then head to the Mandai Mangroves in the north which is surely an exclusive treat to nature lovers. You can observe ancient ecosystem on a kayak as you can paddle along the pristine rivers along with abandoned villages, a vivid reminder of the times when Singapore was just another drowsy coastal hamlet.
Date darkness on your dinner date
Well the tempting food scene of Singapore is aware to all of us but dining in a pitch black restaurants is certainly very different. This trend has travelled from Europe to Asia and Singapore was known to one of the first stops.
You can easily embark on an exclusive culinary journey exploring all your senses by dining in a room without lights served by visually impaired individuals treating yourself to savor your taste buds.
NOX- Dine in the Dark is located on Beach Road.
Movie under the beautiful night sky
Do not spend your life within the confines of the mall. Make most of the tropical living with the Movie Mob, a drive in cinema that changes movies and locations each and every weekend.
See a street thriller in the stunning backdrop of the Gardens by the Bay or view the romantic comedy by the Singapore River. You can start chewing popcorns and spot at rare stars in the sky along with it.
Ride to bicycle island
Well if you wish to relive the image of Singapore as a little coastal village then opt for ride down to Pulau Ubin, the remembrance to Singapore’s past. This is beautiful unique wetland and ecosystem with sandy beaches.
There is an exclusive biking trail to the island which makes sure that island has earned the reputation of ‘Bicycle Island’.
Testing your luck at the horse race
The casinos at Universal Studios and Marina Bay Sands are the best place to indulge and test your luck. Join the high rollers of Singapore right at the Singapore Turf Club over the public holidays and weekend. Cheer on your stallion with the view from the large glass window rightly overlooking the racecourse savoring your champagne.
Stopping at the organic farm
Take a long cab ride all the way to the Singapore’s Kranji district to escape and get lost in the countryside. Here you will find farming region namely Bollywood Veggies, a beautiful organic farm which co-started by Ivy Singh Lim. Breathe in the fresh air of the, spot the birds in the outback acres feasting on the organic seasonal vegetables.
Opt for a cooking class and learn about the history of the unique food culture. Savor and experience the foods here.
Hiking through the wilderness
Well get away from the maze of the shopping malls and hike through Southern Ridges trail connecting the four parks right from Kent Ridge to Mount Faber in the west of Singapore taking you through the beautiful yet quiet neighborhood as well as canopy trails.
Tigers walked this terrain during this pre colonial ways of Singapore but the beautiful highlight is the wave-shaped architectural wonder. Panoramic views of the city’s beautiful skyline will feel your life.
All these bring to you a unique side of Singapore which surely never has been focused before. So what are you waiting for, get ready to witness the uniqueness and essence of Singapore.