Singapore – Sentosa Cove: On the Ground

Insider Tour Singapore – Sentosa Cove: On the Ground

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.

EAT

Violet Oon’s Kitchen at Bukit Timah

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.

 

 

New Green Pasture Cafe

#04-22 190 Middle Rd

 

This vegetarian hot spot is the perfect healthy indulgence. Try the bamboo rice or clay pot – vegan, organic, delicious.

 

 

Food For Thought

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.

SHOP

Carrie K Atelier

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.

 

 

Supermama

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.

 

 

Nana and Bird

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.

 

 

Books Actually

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.

PRIMP

Manicurious
41 Beach Rd

 

A nail art bar and cafe featuring vintage-inspired armchairs and award-winning mani-pedis. Get primped and polished.

 

 

Kang Li Mineral Kingdom

#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.