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Singapore launches Wellness Festival for fitness enthusiasts

Wellness Festival Singapore (WFS) is the first nationwide effort to promote holistic wellbeing for fitness enthusiasts.

Upcoming

Singapore welcomes post-pandemic surge of Indian tourists

Singapore News: Singapore Tourism Board (STB) and Singapore Airlines invite Indian tourists to the island nation for the first time since...

Travel

Royal Caribbean International’s ‘Spectrum of the Seas’ sets sail for its maiden voyage in Singapore

Singapore News: Royal Caribbean International offers Indian travellers an exciting opportunity to cruise out of Singapore.

Travel

Singapore Tourism Board collaborates with Gin Explorer’s Club

The Singapore Tourism Board and Gin Explorer’s Club (an IP curated by Food Talk India) collaborated for the first time to celebrate...

Food

Singapore's 'Beethoven im Garten' concert returns onground after two-year hiatus

The popular Singaporean-German concert ‘Beethoven im Garten’ returns to the Singapore Botanic Gardens after a hiatus of two years.

Upcoming

Singapore Hawker Stories celebrated at Raffles Courtyard

Raffles Courtyard, Singapore presents 'Hawker Stories' at Raffles Courtyard, a series celebrating popular hawker specialties and homegrown...

Food

Baby boom in Singapore wildlife parks; 900 newborns across 160 species

Singapore’s four wildlife parks; Jurong Bird Park, Night Safari, River Wonders and Singapore Zoo collectively welcomed about 900 newborns...

Singapore

An insider's guide to the 13 best bars in Singapore

Do you have trouble deciding where to go after a long week of slogging at work? Head to these Best Bars in Singapore with your gang.

Leisure

Singapore's highest open-air panoramic ride to open in Sentosa next month

SkyHelix, Sentosa's latest attraction hyped as Singapore's highest open-air panoramic ride, will open at Imbiah Lookout ahead of December...

Leisure

Singapore Zoo welcomes birth of first endangered Grevy’s zebra foal

Singapore Zoo has welcomed the birth of an endangered Grevy’s zebra foal, the first such instance in the zoo's history, and named her as...

Singapore

Singapore's River Safari renamed in new Mandai Wildlife Group rebranding

As part of a new rebranding initiative, the Mandai Wildlife Group was officially announced today as the new corporate identity to replace...

Leisure

Singapore's third Slingology series features special Sling-inspired ATLAS cocktails at Long Bar

Highlighting the heritage of the iconic Singapore Sling and the history of the Raffles Hotel Long Bar in the city-state, the Slingology...

Food

Enhancing the allure of Sunny Singapore

GB Srithar, Regional Director, India, Middle East & South Asia, Singapore Tourism Board, tells Connected to India about how they plan to...

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'Chhota Bheem' travels to Singapore courtesy of STB, Voot Kids' tie-up

With travel restrictions in full force due to the pandemic, the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) has joined hands with OTT platform Voot Kids...

Entertainment

Upcoming trade show at Marina Bay Sands with 2,500 attendees, biggest since pandemic lockdown

Singapore News: An upcoming trade show at the Marina Bay Sands (MBS) in Singapore is set to welcome 2,500 participants, making it the...

Singapore

Singapore becomes cruise capital of the world in COVID-hit year: STB

Singapore News: According to the Singapore Tourism Board (STB), Singapore currently accounts for a third of the world's cruises, owing to...

Singapore

Singapore Tourism Board live streams taxi rides around the city

The Singapore Tourism Board will be hosting four live streams, called 'Singapore by Stream', on platform Twitch that allow anyone watching...

Travel

Despite more arrivals from India, Singapore visitor arrival numbers in January on the decline

The pandemic's ongoing effect on Snigapore's tourism industry was evident as the latest Singapore Tourism Board (STB) data showed the first...

Travel

'Inspite Of' COVID-19 artists from two nations 'dance in unison' at Little India's ARTWALK 2021

'Inspite Of' travel restrictions due to COVID-19, artists from India and Singapore 'dance in unison' at ARTWALK Little India 2021’s

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Toughest year on record for Singapore tourism sector, says STB

Singapore’s tourism sector experienced its “toughest year on record” in 2020 due to unprecedented global travel restrictions and...

Travel

Catch more vibrant programmes at Public arts festival: ARTWALK Little India 2021

Tenth edition of popular public arts festival ARTWALK Little India (ARTWALK) is from 22 January to 6 February 2021

Entertainment

ARTWALK Little India returns in 2021 in a hybrid format

Titled, ‘In Spite Of…’ the public arts festival returns in conjunction with Singapore Arts Week to celebrate the rich heritage of the...

Singapore

Singapore, Dubai, Maldives launch campaigns to woo Indian tourists

Despite lockdown restrictions, some short-haul destinations such as Singapore, UAE and Maldives are trying to woo Indian tourists with...

Global

MBS commemorates 10th anniversary with light shows and promotions

The three-minute show will be staged each night from 8pm to 11.30pm at 30-minute intervals, MBS said in a press statement.

Singapore

Inbound foreign visitors to Singapore can now buy travel insurance coverage for COVID-19 related costs

Premiums for these insurance plans start from SGD5.35 and can be purchased directly from the insurers through their respective websites.

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