Singapore is a small independent city-state with strong economy. There is a vibrant atmosphere around the city during the day and night. In this city there are many hotels with luxury facilities and structures with modern designs.
The Marina Bay Sands resort complex consists of a luxury hotel, a mall, the ArtScience Museum and the Marina Bay Sands Skypark. In the top of hotel there is a ship with a pool and an amazing view point. Only hotel guests can use the infinity pool. Visitors have access only on the Skypark's viewing deck. You can buy a snack or a coffee and enjoy the outstanding view of the city.
You can see the double helix bridge and the Gardens by the Bay. Visit the Bay East Garden and enjoy the vibrant plant life as well as escape from the city bustle. Look closely the Supertree Grove, a cluster of the futuristic structures has been constructed to perform environmentally sustainable functions. Explore the highest indoor waterfall in the world that is located in the Cloud Forest Dome.
Do you love nature and wildlife? In Singapore Zoo, the world's best rainforest zoo, you will find amazing wildlife diversity and different types of plants. It will be a memorable life experience for you and will bring you closer to nature. In addition, night safari is available and gives you the opportunity to explore the wildlife diversity.
Visit Singapore's Chinatown neighborhood, where small mom-and-pop stores and authentic Chinese food places have been opened. You can visit the Chinese Heritage Center, where Sri Mariamman Hindu temple is located. Another must-see attraction is the Buddha Tooth Relic Temple.
Explore Sentosa Island that is close to Singapore, and visit the Siloso Beach. Visit the underwater Aquarium, where you have the opportunity to swim with dolphins. On Sentosa Island, Merlion, the known statue, which has the head of a lion and the body of a fish, represents the city's humble start as a fishing village combined with its traditional name “Singapura” that means "lion city."
Another must-see sight is Fort Canning, which was built in 1859 and it was used as fortification for Singapore's defense. Today, a modern art exhibition and a park, where concerts, theater performances, and festivals take place, are included. Visit the Raffles Hotel in Colonial district, constructed in 1887, where Rudyard Kipling, Joseph Conrad and Charlie Chaplin stayed. If the Raffles Hotel and Fort Canning don't satisfy your curiosity for colonial architecture, then visit the Empress Place Building that was constructed in 1865. Nowadays, this place houses the Museum of Asian Civilizations that includes an Asian cultural exhibition, which focuses mainly on Asian spirituality and trade.
If you desire to learn about life in Singapore during 1960s, then you have to visit the Island of Pulau Ubin that also called as "Granite Island". Here, about one-hundred people live in the same way as people did during 1960s. Nowadays, the island is an earthy paradise where you can find inner peace and relax away from daily routine. Here, a must-see site is the Chek Jawa Wetlands that contain a coral reef with sea life.
Another peaceful place is the Botanic Gardens, which are Singapore’s first UNESCO World Heritage nomination. Here, you can discover natural and wild beauties of Singapore. Do not forget to visit the outstanding National Orchid Garden.
Finally, explore the popular area of Clarke Quay, which was a powerful trade center during 19th century. Now, visitors can find restaurants, walk around and take cruises in order to admire some city's historic bridges and landmarks.
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