Chinatown Complex On a sleepy Sunday morning with many of Singapore’s shops and cafes closed, I tootled down to Chinatown with a visit to the Chinatown food complex in mind. A hive of activity across three floors, with clothes and whatnot on the ground floor, and a grocery shop including some impressive live seafood in …

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Food Republic Westgate I’m quickly learning that there are complex hieracharies and gradations of the food centre, food court and mall dining options across Singapore. At a basic level, some of this is to do with the divide between air conditioned or not, which is a major consideration in the humid heat of the day, …

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Kim San Leng Food Centre One of the benefits of the unlimited travel card offered to tourists in Singapore for a very reasonable fee is that you’re more likely to explore further afield, or at least that was the case for me. It wasn’t that I ventured particularly distantly, but I wouldn’t have thought of …

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Newton Food Centre The hawker food centres of Singapore offer an impressive array both in terms of diversity of options and quality of the fare. One that is towards the top end of quality is the Newton food centre. Add in the fact that it features in the recent film Crazy Rich Asians and its …

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Coffee in Singapore I was not blessed with good weather during my stay in Singapore. It was warm – hot not to say – with temperatures in excess of 30°C most days. But it was rainy most of the time meaning that my usual excess of aimless wandering was somewhat restricted. However, I still managed …

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