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Welcome to Singapore: Holiday Ideas for Crazy Rich Asians

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August 14 asians clinking glasses in celebration

The eagerly anticipated Hollywood romantic comedy Crazy Rich Asians, based on Kevin Kwan’s bestselling novel of the same name, will screen in August this year. New to the novel? It is set in Singapore and interweaves a love story with the ludicrous hijinks of those “who make the Fortune 500 list look poor.” The author Kwan, rumoured to be of “crazy rich” ilk himself, was born in the Lion City...

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How To Celebrate National Day in Singapore

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July 31

August is one of the best times to visit Singapore. Yes, it is birthday month here in the Lion City, with 9 August coming up as an official public holiday in Singapore. Buildings are adorned with national flags in red and white — Singapore’s national colours. On this festive occasion, Singaporeans and holiday-makers anticipate catching the National Day Parade (NDP), or awaiting the dazzling fireworks display that light the night...

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Singapore Holidays: Top Activities For Thrill-Seekers

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July 17 clarke quay at night

Singapore isn’t just a cultural, shopping or foodie paradise. The little red dot is making a name for itself as a sporting destination, and plays host to a number of global sporting events such as the Formula One Singapore Grand Prix and the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series. While hurtling down the bungy-inspired GX-5 Xtreme Swing from a height of 50 metres may not be for everyone, the once-in-a-lifetime experience of a...

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7 Fun Facts About Singapore Rugby 7s 2018

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April 23 venue of the singapore rugby 7s

The kick-offs for one of the most exciting and fast-paced games have begun. Come 28 and 29 April 2018, Singapore will be set to rock, ruck, and rumble, as the HSBC Rugby 7s rolls into town. Sixteen teams from across the globe will flock to Singapore for this event, along with rugby fanatics. For the uninitiated, Rugby 7s is played on a full-size pitch by teams of seven players. Unlike...

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How To Visit Singapore Like a Local

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March 16 arab street kampong glam singapore

“Around every corner, incredible experiences are being crafted, cooked, painted, designed, grown, or built by locals who share a common trait: passion.” Beneath its highly efficient and no-nonsense veneer, Singapore is a city of genuine warmth and soul, if you know where to look. As with other major cities, authentic Singaporean encounters are most often found in back alleys, side streets, and suburban neighbourhoods. The bonus: many destinations in Singapore...

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