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Destination Guide

Singapore

Go all out in this exhilarating tropical escape.

Destination Guide Singapore

When in Singapore, You Must

Know Before You Go

Every Sunday is W Day Club at W Singapore. It's a spinoff of our monthly Endless Summer pool party, so pack your sunscreen and join us for an afternoon of good music and tropical vibes.

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Dive In

Talk Like a Local

Learn the slang from the streets.

Leh

/lā/ exclamation
Try adding ‘Leh’ to the end of a sentence to give them a local touch. It’s practically applicable in most scenarios.
Let’s go, leh!

Neighborhoods to Explore

1. Ann Siang Hill

Ann Siang Hill is packed with trendy bars and intimate restaurants. If you love barhopping, then this is the place to go.

2. Katong

Laksa was once filled with coconut plantations which have since been redeveloped into a heritage site. See some of the oldest architecture and discover Peranakan culture as you stroll past quaint stores and eateries.

3. Little India

Little India is a buzzing historic area that brings the best of Indian culture in Singapore alive. There's a diverse mix of picturesque temples, mosques and churches, plus endlessly delectable Indian cuisine.

4. Chinatown

Chinatown is an energetic mix of old and new. Navigate your way through teahouses, medicinal halls, hipster bars, and lifestyle shops.

5. Punggol

Punggol is a hotspot for millennials, filled with a plethora of cafes and things to do. Be ready to get on your feet to walk and enjoy the outdoors!

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Ultimate Access to Singapore

Native

Native

52a Amoy St

Have you ever tried a cocktail infused by ants?! Check it out at Native, the only bar in town to create drinks using locally foraged ingredients.

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Ingredients are ever-changing to keep things fresh each season!

Nutmeg & Clove

Nutmeg & Clove

10 Ann Siang Hill

Nutmeg & Clove cocktails pay homage to Singapore’s rich history. The menu charts the journey from the city's humble beginnings to cosmopolitan capital.

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The menu is split into four sections: herbs, fruits, spices, and flora, all of which are inspired by the William Farquhar Collection of Natural History Drawings.

Dover Street Market

Dover Street Market

18 Dempsey Rd

Step into the mecca of luxury streetwear fashion at the multi-label concept store’s new outlet at Dempsey Road. The sprawling 12,325 sq ft store, with its 10m-high ceiling, looks more like an exhibition space than a retail shop.

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In it you will find Southeast Asia’s first NikeLab. Sneakerheads and athleisure fashionistas will now be able to get their hands on killer collaborations as well as a carefully curated collection of high performance footwear.

Either/Or

Fragment Room

DETOX

Fragment Room

3 Balestier Rd

Release those demons at the Fragment Room by smashing away all your woes of the day.

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RETOX

Get Juiced!

3E River Valley Road

Get Juiced! has live music, DJs, and great drink specials. Entry is free and there are $5 promotions all night long.

Spotted in Singapore

Carrie K Atelier

Carrie K Atelier

111 Middle Rd

Carrie K’s playfully provocative artisan-crafted jewelry challenges traditional notions of what makes something precious.

Books Actually

Books Actually

9 Yong Siak St

A charming independent bookstore, Books Actually also offers stationery and charming artisan collectibles.

Manicurious

Manicurious

41 Beach Rd

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

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Credits

Lead image by Lily Lvnatikk