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What Places Must You Visit in Singapore

Singapore is a well-advanced country in terms of economy. One of the places they boost is their high-class and modern airport. But not only that, there are many places to go around if your destination is on Singapore. If you want to visit the entire Singapore, places like the waterside and nature must be on your list. Apart from that, you can also tour Singapore by knowing their culture and history.

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The Harbor: Singapore is alive 24 hours a day and also, the waterfront life in Singapore is very energetic and exciting. Aside from the Merlion (a mythological creature that has a body of a fish and a head of a lion) that you can visit and see near the Singapore River connecting to the Marina Bay, you can also check the restaurants, bars, hotels and other establishments along seaside.

Culture: One must visit the Singaporeans’ way of life through tasting different foods of their different ethnicity (Indian, Chinese and Malay).

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Historical Monuments: The most prominent individual in Singapore is Sir Stamford Raffles. His statue was situated in the riverside plaza next to the Old Parliament Building. Also, this Old Parliament Building is also a historical monument on its own as this was used as the courthouse and later on, it became the Parliament House.

Nature: Animals, plants and many living things are found in Singapore. For animals, the Singapore Zoo houses different species of wild animals and birds. In the Singapore Botanic Gardens, the most beautiful and wonderful plants are placed.

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Singaporeans Welcome the Newest Restaurants in Town

Singaporeans are fond of food. You will see that there are many restaurants offering different cuisines in every corner. The good news is that there are new restaurants in town that worth the visit. If you are looking for something new after a hard day, you can consider and enjoy the following restaurants:

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1. Fordham & Grand – Fordham & Grand is a bistro bar located at Craig Road. The bistro is known for its laid back theme. You must try their famous lobster linguini.

2. Buona Terra – If you are in Scotts Road, you should stop by at Buona Terra and grab a meal. The restaurant offers Italian cuisines featuring the works of chef Lucchi. You must try their meaty oxtail with a delightful wine pairing.

3. Ki-Sho – If you are a fan of sushi, Ki-Sho is definitely a place for you. Chef Hamamoto is proud of his omakase-style dishes. You must try 3 omakase menus; the ingredients are from Japan.

4. Majestic Bay – If you want a casual restaurant, you can go to Majestic Bay and try their famous Kopi Crab. The restaurant is operated by Chef Yong.

5. L ‘Entrecote Express – Due to insistent public demand, the restaurant expanded and set up at Pacific Plaza. You must try their entrees, steak and desserts. Many people say their steak is the best. Why not see it for yourself?

If you are a foodie, you will surely enjoy the places mentioned above. Regardless of the price, you should enjoy the food and the experience of course! Have fun and happy eating! Just do not overdo it.