The heat is on in the Lion City, a tropical city-state in the center of Southeast Asia that punches above its weight in arts, entertainment, nature, and the twin Singaporean obsessions—world-class food and shopping. In recent years, the Little Red Dot has transformed itself from a sterile layover into a vibrant destination in its own right. Craving glitzy hotels and air-conditioned super-malls? Singapore has them in spades. But don’t overlook the hawker centers and shophouses, temples and jungle trails that are the heart and soul of this cultural melting pot.
Arwen JoyceSingapore Local Expert
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