Are you planning a trip to Singapore for the first time? Let this 360 Singapore holiday travel guide provide you with an overview of the best this Southeast city as to offer.
Planning A Trip: Singapore Holiday
Singapore is known for being very clean, very safe, and very expensive. It is one of the most expensive cities in the world, with some of the busiest ports in the world, and is home to more expats than any other city.
Singapore has 4 official languages: English, Mandarin, Malay, and Tamil. This melting pot of western expats, Chinese, Indian and Malaysian cultures, makes Singapore a foodies paradise. It has some of the worlds best Indian and Chinese dishes, hosting 1000s of restaurants and food stands.
Traveling to Singapore
Traveling to Singapore takes about 14 hours from Los Angeles, and about 12 hours from Amsterdam. When you travel to Singapore, chances are you will fly over the world’s busiest ports, with masses of mega cargo ships in the surrounding waters: the South China Sea and the Indian Ocean.
Singapore is located on the south coast of Malaysia; sitting just above the equator. As a result Singapore has a hot and humid tropical climate with only 2 seasons: hot and dry.
Singapore’s rainy season is September throughout February, while the driest months are March to August, with May and June being the hottest. The best time to travel to Singapore is February to April, and August to October; offering consistent temperatures of around 75 to 80 degrees fahrenheit.
Start planning your holiday with my Singapore travel tips.