Singapore’s Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth (MCCY) Presents “URBN.SENI”

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Singapore’s Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth (MCCY) Presents “URBN.SENI”

MCCY presents “URBN.SENI”, the inaugural Triennial Malaysia-Singapore Cultural Showcase. This seeks to strengthen the historical and cultural links between both countries,

Kota Bharu Welcomes Scoot’s First Direct Flight from Singapore

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Kota Bharu Welcomes Scoot’s First Direct Flight from Singapore

Customers from Kota Bharu can now save over two hours of travel time by flying directly to Singapore without having to layover in Kuala Lumpur.

The Barracks Hotel Sets to Open in October 2019; Now Accepting Room Bookings

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The Barracks Hotel Sets to Open in October 2019; Now Accepting Room Bookings

The Barracks Hotel offers an ultra-exclusive experience tailor-made for the discerning traveller seeking timeless luxury and service with attention to detail.

The Green Trip List: 5 Eco-Friendly Destinations for the Green Minded Traveler

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The Green Trip List: 5 Eco-Friendly Destinations for the Green Minded Traveler

Traveling is one of life’s greatest pleasures, and definitely a luxury we should not take for granted. This June, as we commemorate World Environment Day and World Oceans Day, it is the perfect opportunity to take a step back and consider the impact we have on Mother Earth

Parental Guidance

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Parental Guidance

The Sanchaya offers one of the most convenient getaways from Singapore, which is why the serene estate has launched a new experience for those with relatives visiting them from abroad.

Discover The Peranakan Gallery at Orchard Road: A Newly-Launched Attraction Tracing 500 Years of Straits Chinese Heritage through Peranakan Artefacts, Art, Fashion and Culinary Traditions

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Discover The Peranakan Gallery at Orchard Road: A Newly-Launched Attraction Tracing 500 Years of Straits Chinese Heritage through Peranakan Artefacts, Art, Fashion and Culinary Traditions

Phoenix in flight, dancing dragons and peonies in full bloom – visitors to The Peranakan Gallery at Orchard Road will be enthralled by artful depictions of these colourful and iconic Peranakan symbols throughout a gallery space that focuses on tracing the 500-year-old story of the Straits Chinese population in Southeast Asia.

STB and Traveloka in Partnership to Attract More South-East Asian Visitors to Singapore

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STB and Traveloka in Partnership to Attract More South-East Asian Visitors to Singapore

The MOC, which was signed at the sidelines of the Tourism Industry Conference 2019 in Singapore, will cover three broad areas.

Village Hotel at Sentosa Officially Opens; Announces Host of Family-friendly Services and Amenities

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Village Hotel at Sentosa Officially Opens; Announces Host of Family-friendly Services and Amenities

From the Lazy River Pool and Children’s Play Pool, to its family rooms and welcome kits for kids – the unique guest experience at Village Hotel at Sentosa puts children (and the young at heart) at the centre of any vacation.

Capella Hotels & Resorts Commit to Environmental Excellence

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Capella Hotels & Resorts Commit to Environmental Excellence

Capella Ubud and Capella Singapore have refocused their commitment to sustainability, with several programmes in place to ensure environmental protection.Capella Ubud and Capella Singapore have refocused their commitment to sustainability, with several programmes in place to ensure environmental protection.

Hilton Announces its South East Asia April Sale

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Hilton Announces its South East Asia April Sale

The April Sale, runs from now till 2nd April 2019, includes a total of 59 participating hotels in Australasia and South East Asia

Lufthansa connects Singapore and Munich daily as of June 2019

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Lufthansa connects Singapore and Munich daily as of June 2019

After Lufthansa reintroduced the Singapore – Munich route in March 2018 with the Airbus A350–900, the airline has decided to increase its frequency

Vietjet Prepares for Take-off with Super Promotional Tickets  in Conjunction with International Women’s Day

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Vietjet Prepares for Take-off with Super Promotional Tickets in Conjunction with International Women’s Day

With just a few days left till International Women’s Day, Vietjet is offering a whopping 2.4 million super-saving tickets priced from MYR0!

SilkAir to return with seasonal non-stop service between Singapore and Broome, Western Australia

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SilkAir to return with seasonal non-stop service between Singapore and Broome, Western Australia

Following the resounding success of last year’s direct flight trial between Singapore and Broome, SilkAir – the regional wing of Singapore Airlines – will return with Phase 2 of the trial flights to the beguiling beach resort town starting Thursday, 13 June 2019.

Brand Expedia’s 2018 Year in Review Trends Report: KL, Singapore & Bangkok are Top Cities Malaysians Travelled to in 2018

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Brand Expedia’s 2018 Year in Review Trends Report: KL, Singapore & Bangkok are Top Cities Malaysians Travelled to in 2018

As the year draws to a close and Malaysians start planning for the year ahead, we took a moment to look back on how Malaysians travelled in 2018.

Genting Cruise Lines Celebrates Silver Anniversary in Singapore

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Genting Cruise Lines Celebrates Silver Anniversary in Singapore

25 years of supporting Singapore’s development to be the premier cruise hub in Asia; Welcoming over 6.5 million guests on over 7,500 ships calls in the city

Rediscovering Singapore’s Orchard

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Rediscovering Singapore’s Orchard

Orchard Road has long enjoyed its reputation as a key destination for luxury shopping and one of the mandatory Instagram ‘check-points’ for most tourists in Singapore.

AirAsia’s Singapore-Ipoh service takes off

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AirAsia’s Singapore-Ipoh service takes off

AirAsia’s service from Singapore to Ipoh took off today, strengthening connectivity to the Bougainvillea City. The flight departed Singapore Changi Airport Terminal 4 at 11:40am and arrived at Sultan Azlan Shah Airport in Ipoh at 1.00pm.

Travelodge Bukit Bintang Opens in the Heart of Jalan Alor in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Travelodge Bukit Bintang Opens in the Heart of Jalan Alor in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Travelodge Hotels Asia announced the opening of Travelodge Bukit Bintang in Kuala Lumpur’s Golden Triangle, marking the fifth destination of the Travelodge brand’s expansion trail in Asia.

Hit The Year-End With an All-Time High in Singapore

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Hit The Year-End With an All-Time High in Singapore

The year-end holiday season is the best reason for you to unwind, let your hair loose and get wild with the craziest experience of a lifetime. A weekend getaway to a vibrant city known for its decadent parties and head pumping music is a great way to end your year on a high note – and Singapore has it all. When the sun sets, the city takes on a whirlwind buzz with non-stop action, colourful celebratory street light ups and live music performances that will leave you ‘pumping up your jam’, like there is no tomorrow!

AirAsia Launches Ipoh-Singapore, its First International Route From the Bougainvillea City

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AirAsia Launches Ipoh-Singapore, its First International Route From the Bougainvillea City

AirAsia is launching Ipoh-Singapore, its first international route from the Bougainvillea City starting 2 December 2018. The four times weekly direct flights from Ipoh to Singapore marks AirAsia Malaysia’s second route from the capital of the Silver State after it launched the Ipoh-Johor Bahru route on 1 October 2018.

10 Things to Do within Mercure Singapore on Stevens

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10 Things to Do within Mercure Singapore on Stevens

Situated right smack in Singapore’s lively neighbourhood, here are your 10 fail-proof vacation tips list with Mercure Singapore on Stevens

Get Animated with Cartoon Network in Singapore

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Get Animated with Cartoon Network in Singapore

  The Powerpuff Girls, We Bare Bears, Adventure Time and Ben 10 come to life with giant inflatables, carnival games and workshops   Animate Your Life @ Gardens by the Bay, Singapore 26 May – 10 June 2018; Prices start from RM37.50++ MALAYSIA, 26 April 2018 – Looking for something to do with the entire family next month? Cartoon Network invites you to enter a world of animation at the Animate Your Life festival in Singapore – a 16-day celebration of fans, fun and fans of fun! From Saturday 26 May to Sunday 10 June, Cartoon Network Animate Your Life will transform Gardens by the Bay’s Bayfront Plaza into a thriving world of cartoons. Bringing characters from hit shows – The Powerpuff […]

The Cast of Marvel Studios’ Avengers: Infinity War assembles at Marina Bay Sands

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The Cast of Marvel Studios’ Avengers: Infinity War assembles at Marina Bay Sands

Marvel Studios and Marina Bay Sands are proud to announce that Singapore will welcome the formidable team of Avengers, Robert Downey Jr. (Tony Stark/Iron Man), Benedict Cumberbatch (Stephen Strange/Doctor Strange), Karen Gillan (Nebula), and director, Joe Russo for a red-carpet fan event on April 16. The director and cast are here to celebrate the release of the highly-anticipated Marvel Studios’ Avengers: Infinity War. Mr. George Tanasijevich, President and Chief Executive Officer of Marina Bay Sands, said: “We are privileged to work with The Walt Disney Company again for their Marvel Studios’ Avengers: Infinity War talent tour. This ground-breaking event will showcase our ability to host unique and large scale global events and reaffirm Marina Bay Sands as the world’s entertainment destination.” More details on the fan event will be announced on Monday, April 2, at 12pm via MarinaBaySands.com/Avengers.

The Inaugural Fullerton Concours D’elegance To Headline The 90th Anniversary Celebration Of The Fullerton Building –  Home To The Fullerton Hotel Singapore

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The Inaugural Fullerton Concours D’elegance To Headline The 90th Anniversary Celebration Of The Fullerton Building – Home To The Fullerton Hotel Singapore

Concours judging of vintage and classic cars from the region; gala events; charity drives with panoramic views; art exhibitions; live music performances and a feast of local gastronomic delights across The Fullerton Heritage precinct make this a highlight of Singapore’s 2018 cultural calendar and a fitting homage to the Grand Dame SINGAPORE, 19th March 2018 – The inaugural Fullerton Concours d’Elegance, a three-day celebration, is set to transform The Fullerton Heritage precinct from 29th June to 1st July, 2018. Organised as the pinnacle event to mark the 90th anniversary of the iconic Fullerton Building, now home to The Fullerton Hotel Singapore, it offers visitors a diverse range of activities and experiences that embody the building’s rich heritage and the brand’s passion for […]

Hotel G Officially Opens Its Doors In Singapore

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Hotel G Officially Opens Its Doors In Singapore

Singapore, 14 February, 2017 – Singapore’s hottest and newest lifestyle hotel is now officially open, along with its in-vogue dining concept:Ginett Restaurant & Wine Bar. The highly anticipated restaurant aims to excite the taste buds of locals and hotel guests alike, by delivering genuine, trendy and convivial experiences. “We’re thrilled to offer locals and travelers a lifestyle concept that offers a more holistic experience; in that it becomes more of a neighborhood hangout as opposed to just a standalone hotel offering. For now, we are pleased to introduce Ginett Restaurant & Wine Bar; one of our two diningestablishments that will add to our communal vibe. Additionally, we hope that this combination will appeal to today’s travelers who are sensitive to design, culture […]

Redefining China’s Family Travel Segment Leading Up to CNY

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Redefining China’s Family Travel Segment Leading Up to CNY

Singapore, 10 January  2017 – Wego.com, the leading travel search site in the Asia Pacific and Middle East, today reveals the growth in adult children travelling with elderly family members leading up to Chinese New Year. “Family is such an important component of Chinese culture and today, young Chinese professionals are taking the lead in travel planning and bookings for their parents and extended family to maintain the limited time they spend together,” said James Huang, Market Development Manager, Wego, North Asia. Huang says that many adult children have relocated to work in first-tier cities such as Shanghai or Beijing, or have left China completely to establish their careers internationally. “Traditionally Chinese families consisted of large families with seven or more children who […]

Perak State promotes Perak Plate Programme for Visit Perak Year 2017 in Singapore

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Perak State promotes Perak Plate Programme for Visit Perak Year 2017 in Singapore

On 20 December 2016, Perak state government, together with Malaysia’s Federal Agricultural Marketing Authority (FAMA), launched the Perak Plate Programme in conjunction with Visit Perak Year 2017 at the Agrobazaar Malaysia-Singapore (ABMS). The Perak Plate Programme is an initiative to introduce Perak cuisine, packaged food products and popular local delicacies by Perak’s small agro-based industries to Singaporeans, including other international travellers, to boost the state’s brand appeal as culinary and tourism destination. The programme also serves as a platform for businesses from Malaysia, particularly Perak, to be promoted to the Singaporean market, allowing them to seek potential buyers from the island republic.     The Menteri Besar (Chief Minister) of Perak YAB Dato’ Seri DiRaja Dr. Zambry bin Abdul Kadir briefed the media […]

Singapore, the All-round BTMICE Destination

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Singapore, the All-round BTMICE Destination

According to a research by BridgeStreet Global Hospitality in 2015, six out of ten travellers are more likely to take a ‘bleisure’ trip today, while 83% of business travellers use their free time to explore the destination that they travelling to for a more enriching experience. As such, Singapore – which is strengthening its position as one of the major players in the regional MICE market – intends to capitalise on those statistics by making business travellers to this city-state more aware of what it can offer besides efficient trade, commerce and logistics infrastructure. Singapore is a glamourous destination where business travellers can take advantage of its extensive accommodation options, comprehensive convention halls and facilities, unrivalled public transport system, and service culture. […]

Hotel G Singapore Spreads The Holiday Spirit

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Hotel G Singapore Spreads The Holiday Spirit

Singapore, 13 December, 2016– Hotel G Singapore opened its doors bringing its unique in-vogue experience to the little red dot. Singapore’s hottest and newest lifestyle hotel is kicking off their soft opening with a series of fresh and exciting promotions, including an introductory 40% discount on its Best Available Rates applied to all room categories.   Explore the G Life At the heart of Hotel G Singapore is its lifestyle ethos and passion for delivering a locally unique, neighborhood experience. Hotel G Singapore takes its creative DNA from its vibrant locality within Singapore’s Arts district. Every corner of the hotel teases with Instagrammable moments from its in-room dream catchers to eye-catching art pieces curated by the leading publisher of art photography YellowKorner. From […]

Westin Hotels & Resorts Unveils Bespoke Illustrations By Johanna Basford In Asia Pacific

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Westin Hotels & Resorts Unveils Bespoke Illustrations By Johanna Basford In Asia Pacific

SINGAPORE, 24 November 2016 – Westin Hotels & Resorts today announced the launch of three bespoke adult coloring sheets created by celebrated illustrator Johanna Basford, who spearheaded the worldwide adult-coloring phenomenon with the debut of her bestselling book, Secret Garden, in 2013. Available exclusively at close to 50 Westin hotels and resorts across Asia Pacific, the drawings are inspired by Westin Hotels and reinforce the brand’s Feel Well pillar, helping guests to relax and unwind on the road. “I am very happy to collaborate with Westin and contribute to its holistic well-being experience, highlighting the unique and thoughtful touches that are part of the brand’s well-being pillars,” said Johanna Basford. “Coloring is a therapeutic exercise that has been proven to promote mindfulness […]