With the school holidays just around the corner, it is time for the whole family to get out of the daily mundane routine and start having some fun! Singapore is no stranger to holistic family bonding activities and this holiday, SoakinSingapore brings you some of the countless things to do
@Casuarina Curry Restaurant and Catering: 187 Macpherson Road, Singapore 348545
It was a Monday and come on, who says we need TGIFs to celebrate?
We headed down to the Casuarina Curry outlet down the road from our workplace and its wonderful because it is open till midnight daily! Everyone had a different
In Singapore, lunch time frenzy is akin to Black Friday shopping, well almost. With a satisfying meal at a hawker centre or coffeeshop setting you back for as little as $3, most people head out of the office for lunch, instead of bringing lunch from home.
Just head to Raffles Place
Whether you’ll be living in Singapore for a couple of months or years, or will be visiting for a short period of time - Singapore is not cheap. Prices in Singapore are rising and if you’re looking to stay in Singapore on a budget, you’re going to have to stay
Lush, green trees and wide spaces; colourful flowers and the first and only UNESCO World Heritage Site in Singapore. The Singapore Botanic Gardens boasts of its 60,000 species of flora and fauna, including Singapore’s most famous tree, the Tembusu tree, which spreads out up to 40m in height and thrives
@ East Coast Park > Tanjong Rhu Promenade, Marina Bay Sands > Merlion Park > Esplanade
Cycling! The last time we cycled was probably... when we were much younger. We had a good 2-hour+ session from the bicycle rental shop where we rented our bikes from. We cycled from point A
Singapore's urbanised, but there are pockets of nature to discover. Coney Island is located at the north-eastern tip of Singapore, just about 100 metres off the main island. There are 2 entrances to the island - West and East, 2.4 kilometres apart.
From the West entrance, you would have to head
@ Port of Lost Wonder - 54 Palawan Beach Walk, Sentosa
It was the June school holidays and Yasmin and Jess decided to bring their nephews and niece to Sentosa! The Port of Lost Wonder (POLW) is great for kids from as young as 3 to probably 12. When the kids arrived
@ MacRitchie Reservoir Park
For Elyn, who hardly exercises (the soles of her shoes falling off being undeniable proof), to enjoy the 12.6km Macritchie walk, there must be a draw about the place.
If you're looking for a unique way to burn off those calories from that third buffet in the month, or
Having supper, especially on weekends, is a huge subset of Singaporeans' favourite past time - eating. There's something strangely exhilarating about feasting late at night. A short car ride would take you between supper haunts. On week nights, you would see people dining alone (probably those who work the graveyard
As Chinese New Year approaches, some people feel like it is a the start of a repeated cycle - the food (the weight gain), the ang pows (red packets) the people, the conversations, the words. Amidst the festivity, here's unveiling the softer side of CNY visiting.
1. Standard questions
One thing that’s
@ Craftsmen Specialty Coffee: Siglap V, 2 First Street, Singapore 458278
We love to hang out over coffee! Because most of us are easties, at times, you can find us Craftsmen Specialty Coffee. We love their, what else.. coffee! It's a pity that they close pretty early, for Singapore which comes
@ Gardens by the Bay - Christmas Wonderland 2015: 18 Marina Gardens Dr, 018953
How to get there: Take the MRT and alight at Bayfront MRT station. Follow the signs pointing to the Gardens by the Bay and voila!
We've heard so much about Christmas Wonderland (26 Nov 2015 to 3 Jan 2016)
@227 Katong Durian - 227 East Coast Road, Singapore 428924
For some reason, DURIAN is a hot topic this year, compared to last year. Some say it's because of the excellent crop yield this year. It's so hot, that people are actually queuing for durians. Since when did we need to
@Pasarbella: The Grandstand Bukit Timah, 200 Turf Club Road Singapore 287994 Opening hours: Mon to Thu (10am to 9pm), Fri to Sun (10am to 10pm)
Jess couldn't resist the sandwiches from the Melt Bar when she saw all the cheese oozing from between the bread slices. Lol~ And so couldn't some of our friends