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Your Singapore Essentials

Wednesday, March 16, 2016
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How to get to Singapore?

The 7 hour flight from Dubai International Airport to Changi Airport is a direct flight with Singapore Airlines. The Boeing 777-300ER business class is equipped with  seats that recline to fully flat bed. 

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Best time to go to Singapore?

 The city inside a garden enjoys warm weather all year round with temperatures of around 29-31 Degrees Celsius but can get very humid so make sure you pack a lot of cotton clothes too!

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Getting around in Singapore?

Taxis are usually the fastest and easy way to get around. The Mass Rapid Transit system is one of the cleanest metros in the world and the fastest way to get around. Chewing gum was banned in 1980.

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Exchange Rate

Singapore Dollar is the currency

1 Singapore Dollar is = to 0.73 US Dollar

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Where to Stay in Singapore?

From boutique hotels to luxury hotels to island resort stays, it’s up to you! Staying at the 2,561 room in Marina Bay Sands is one of the most popular places with the 150 meter long pool. The Ritz-Carlton Millenia Singapore is also a great option along with The Fullerton Bay Hotel, Sofitel SO Singapore, Amoy Boutique Hotel, The Scarlet, Shangri La Sentosa.

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For foodies?

Foods to try in Singapore are: Pepper Crab, Chilli Crab, Chicken Satay, Nasi Lemak, Chicken Rice, Char Kway Teow, Coconut Ice Cream, Laksa and Rojak

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Halal in Singapore?

Singapore is famous for halal restaurants, to name a few; Straights Kitchen, Aqua Marine, Fleur Cafe, Carousel

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Staying healthy in Singapore?

A list of juice bars I found in the city while doing some research and asking around; My cold  Press Juice Singapore, Afterglow, Joob, Juice Junkie

Facts on Singapore

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Sentosa Island houses Southeast Asia’s first Universal Studios theme park, Universal Studios Singapore.

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A huge thank you to Singapore Tourism Board and Singapore Airlines for collaborating with Travel Junkie Diary on this great trip! 

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One comment

  1. Carl maxim wuthrich says:

    This is truly a wonderful blog. Makes me eager to visit singapore soonish and made me envious. I hope to get licky with you and #YourSingapore_Arabia =)

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