Despite its small size the city of Singapore packs a perfect punch. This one of the most sparkling city states in Asia is a destination replete with various shopping malls, recreational and business opportunities. This spanking clean, business friendly and highly hospitable city is complete contrasts from its former image as a bland destination and now it glitters with skyscrapers, shopping malls and verdant green parks. Formerly known as a stopover, the city of Singapore now symbolises cleanliness, order and affluence of a city. The place where Chinese, Indian and Malay culture exists in complete harmony is a place that entertains tourists with varying inclination.
Arts and Entertainment
The city state of Singapore welcomes tourists with different taste and inclination and art and entertainment enthusiasts are no exception. With several museums, art galleries and exhibition spaces the city’s art and culture scene has gone under a great transformation. And the common people are appreciating the artworks of renowned and amateur artists. Art Plural Gallery, Opera Gallery, HDB Gallery HDB Gallery, Living Portraits Gallery, Asia Ancient Gallery are major haunts of art lovers. The city is also home to some good museums that include NUS Museum, Red Dot Design Museum and Tan Swie Hian Museum.
Culture and Heritage
The city with a unique mix of various cultures is home to people of different ethnicities and cultures. This cultural diversity is best expressed in city’s rich heritage. While on your tour to Singapore you will get acquainted with its architectural masterpieces and heritage sites. For more authentic touch of heritage one should visit Chinatown, Kampong Glam, Little India, Joo Chiat and Katong. Armenian Church, Chinese Garden, Jamae Mosque and St Andrew's Cathedral are some of the major buildings in the city. In addition, there are several heritage sites that you should visit during your trip.
Nature and wildlife
You might be surprised to know that amidst the glamour and glitz of the city there is a thriving ecosystem. Here one can explore the rainforests and wetlands that represent an ecosystem or else you can visit the landscaped gardens and parks. Those with a love for wildlife should visit Zoo, Night Safari or Jurong Bird Park where they can see some rare animal and bird species.
The city of Singapore is ideal for family vacations where one can spend some quality time with their family. The city offers enough options of family fun for every age group. There are various places of sightseeing where you can go with your family. Most of the family vacationers should visit Sentosa, where they can take part in several adventurous activities, explore historical monuments and enjoy entertainment options. If you are fond of sea adventures then you should take an hour long journey on a remodelled authentic Vietnam warcraft. Most of the tourists who book Singapore flights for family holidays visit city's Zoo to spot exotic wildlife.