Posted on Jun 23, 2008 | Comments 0
Are you planning to explore Asia? It’s very hard to explore a continent, then how about visiting a place where you find the cultures and traditions of Asia in one place? Yes, there is a place known as small-Asia, where you can see the glimpses of Asia in one place. The place is Singapore and while holidaying in Singapore, you feel like you are experiencing Asia in a small place.
Singapore is one of the most prosperous countries of the world and also one of the favorite tourist destinations of the world. Singapore offers the top class transportation facilities to the tourists and safe, clean country abounds. [Choosing the right destination for your travel].
People here in Singapore are very friendly and polite, making your trip even more pleasant and lovable. Singapore is also known as ‘garden city’. If you are traveling to Singapore, then you have different places to watch and make the trip successful.
The famous tourist attraction places of Singapore:
As said before, Singapore is a mix of different Asian cultures and ethnicities. There are different places which show you the glimpse of Asian countries.
China town: The china town here is made of permanent material which is totally different to Chinese culture, as Chinese buildings are almost seen in wood. Using permanent materials in construction of china town is really awesome and this gives the real pleasure of exploring china.
China town here in Singapore possess different Chinese restaurants, which perfectly give you the feel of Chinese food.
Little India: Get the taste of India on Singapore streets. You can see the Indian culture, crafts, cuisines, shopping markets on the Seragoon road of Singapore city. You will be bluffed with different range of curios and stalls on the road.
As you pass the streets of little India, you can smell the strong essences and species of India. You can find Bollywood music to Indian wear on the streets of little India.
Arab Street: Muslim’s heart in Singapore city, items from Indonesia and different Asian Muslim countries contribute their items in this Arab street. From silk to batik items, you find everything. The famous sultan mosque and Malabar Muslim Jamaat Mosque are situated in this Arab street.
Orchid garden: The foremost attraction of Singapore’s botanical garden, located in the mid-western of the garden and sprawling is done on hilly area where collection of 2000 orchids and 1000 garden boasts are grown.
Evolution garden: Located in the heart of the botanical garden, it makes the tourists understand about the evolution of plants through different ages. This is latest addition in the botanical garden.
Rain forest: Singapore is always unique, it has a tropical rain forest in its city out skirts and a 6 hectare rain forest is being cultivated inside the botanical garden. The bigger rain forest at Bukit Timah Nature Reserve is also located in the Singapore city limits.
Ginger Garden, Botany Centre, Palm Valley, Bandstand Area, Green Pavilion, Saraca Stream Walk, Sundiaal Garden and Sun Garden are the other famous gardens in Singapore.
Underwater world in Singapore:
Underwater world in Singapore is the famous man-made underwater world creation. This shows the rich collection of the Singapore marine life situated in Sentosa Island.
The journey of this underwater world starts at the Sentosa Island and takes you into the deep sea with the help of a tunnel. This is an 83-meter long acrylic tunnel and shows its viewers the marine life in its original habitat.
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