Explore an island of wonder off the coast of Singapore, complete with wildlife, adventure, and its very own theme park. Sentosa Cove is a perfect place for family fun or a romantic escape, just allow W Singapore – Sentosa Cove Insider Cara Loh to give you an exclusive tour of the must-see places across the island.
881 Bukit Timah Rd
Dine with the Grand Dame of Singaporean cuisine. Violet Oon is a visionary and her impact on Singapore’s food scene has been far and wide by serving up authentic Nyonya fare. Stop by for brunch and sample Ooon’s spin on classics like her spicy corned beef, egg, and toast, or come by for the Gado Gado and Kuay Pie Tee at dinner.
#04-22 190 Middle Rd
This vegetarian hot spot is the perfect healthy indulgence. Try the bamboo rice or clay pot – vegan, organic, delicious.
Singapore Botanic Gardens (Tanglin Gate, near Gleneagles Hospital)
Eat good and do good. Food For Thought not only serves great tasting New American dishes, the restaurant also encourages community participation and gives a part of its profits to local initiatives, making that good taste linger.
National Design Centre #02-03, 111 Middle Rd
Carrie K’s playfully provocative artisan-crafted jewellery challenges traditional notions of what makes something precious and desirable. Get yourself a gift or take one of her creations home for an unconventional souvenir.
71 Bras Basah Rd
Supermama is many things at once – a store, an artist residency studio, a platform for designers, a space for people to escape to – but it is, at its core, a labor of love. Shop a selection of products from around the world curated by Edwin Low and Lee Meiling for a new type of concept shop.
1M Yong Siak St
Co-founders, best friends, and shopaholics Georgina Koh and Tan Chiew Ling carefully curate a collection from the best emerging designers from around the world. Nana and Bird abides by the philosophy of “only selling what they would buy for themselves,” so you know you’re get the good goods.
9 Yong Siak St
A charming local independent bookstore specializing in fiction and literature, Books Actually has an offering of whimsical stationery and charming artisan collectibles to pursue.
41 Beach Rd
A nail art bar and cafe featuring vintage-inspired armchairs and award-winning mani-pedis. Get primped and polished.
#01-24/25 Fu Lu Shou Complex
Open your mind and soul at Kang Li for an intimate aura reading, explore the selection of crystals and teas, or connect with a community of healers through the culture of the country.