About Singapore

Let's have a look around into background of Singapore

County: Independent State
State: Singapore
Country: Republic of Singapore
Latitude: 1.3667
Longitude: 103.8
Time Zone: Singapore Standard Time (SST)
Current time zone offset: UTC/GMT +8 hours

Weather in Singapore

Climate: Typically Tropical Climate
Best Time to Visit: February to April


It is officially known as the Republic of Singapore, with a population of about 5,607,300 (2016 Census). Singapore ranks 5th on the UN Human Development Index and the 3rd highest GDP per capita. 

Distance from Singapore center to Airport

Singapore Changi Airport and Seletar Airport are the public airports.
Driving Distance: 12 miles / 19 km
Driving Time: 20 Minutes
Languages: English followed by Malay, Tamil and Standard Mandarin.

Modes of transport

Airport: Singapore Changi Airport
Rail: Mass Rapid Transit (MRT).
Road: Bus: SMRT Buses and Tower Transits

Customs and Tipping

For Restaurants and Bars: 
Waitress and Bartender – 10 – 15 % of the Bill.

For Hotels:
Room Service: S$ 1 - S$ 2
Housekeeper: Not Required
Concierge: Not Required

Valet Parking: 
Parking or Returning Car: Not Required

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Malaysia,
  • Johar Bhru,
  • Kuala Lumpur

Kuala Lumpur


It is officially called the Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, or more commonly KL, is the national capital of Malaysia as well as its largest city, with a population of about 1,768,000 (2015 Census). 

  • Climate: Tropical Climate
  • Best Time to Visit: All Year Round
Tourist Attractions
  • Petronas Towers
  • Batu Caves
  • Kuala Lumpur Tower

Emergency Contact Numbers in Singapore city

Fire / Police/ Ambulance: 999 /995
Railroad: 1800 387 2727 (MRT Info Centre)
Airport:  542 4422(Changi Airport)
Hospital: 6311 1555 – 585 (Raffles Hospital)


Singapore Arts Festival
Audi Fashion Festival
Singapore Food Festival

Tourist Attractions

  • Asian Civilizations Museum
  • National Museum of Singapore
  • Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum

Theatre & Concerts

  • Aliwal Arts Centre
  • Gillman Barracks
  • Goodman Arts Centre

Visit Top Restaurants in Singapore

  • Summer Pavilion
  • Fratini La Trattoria
  • Restaurant Andre

Top Shopping Centers in Singapore

  • Orchard Road
  • Chinatown Street Market
  • VivoCity

Museums, Galleries and Gardens

  • National Museum of Singapore
  • Gardens by the Bay
  • Art Plural Gallery

Iconic Delicacies of Iconic Restros

  • Laksa – Sungei Road Laksa
  • Bak Kut Teh –  Outram Park Yahua Rou Gu Cha 
  • Hokkien Mee – Nam Sing Fried Hokkien Mee

Sports Club

  • Singapore Slingers – Basket Ball
  • Singapore Slammers – Tennis Team
  • Singapore national rugby union team – Rugby

Shelling Out Dollars

  • Imported beer: S$ 10.00
  • Taxi: S$ 3.50 (base fare)
  • 3 BHK (Downtown): S$ 5,444.22
  • Cheap meal: S$ 12.00
  • Gasoline: S$ 2.06 / litre
  • 3 course meal: S$ 60.00

Information about Dubai

Nearby Tourist Cities

  • Amman,
  • Muscat,
  • Abu Dhabi

Modes of transport

Airport: Dubai International Airport 
Rail: Dubai Metro and Etihad Rail 
Road: Bus: RTA Buses


Dubai International Airport is the primary airport serving Dubai, United Arab Emirates and is the world's busiest airport by international passenger traffic. It is also the 3rd busiest airport in the world by passenger traffic.

Driving Distance: 7 miles / 11 km
Driving Time: 10 Minutes
Languages: Arabic followed by English

Customs and Tipping

  • For Restaurants and Bars: 

Waitress and Bartender – 10% of the Bill+ 6% tourism Fee

  • For Hotels:

Room Service: AED5 - AED10
Housekeeper: AED20 -AED30
Concierge: Between Not Required

  • Valet Parking: 

Parking or Returning Car: AED10 -AED20