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Top 10 Hawker Centers in Singapore

01 of 10<p>This public hawker center in the Katong neighborhood has been ladling out local favorites since 1973. Housed in a two-storey building with a …

Singapore on a Budget: 10 Ways to Save Money

01 of 10<p>Many travelers make the mistake of not purchasing Singapore's excellent transportation card when they first arrive. Instead, they pay for …

Beginner vocabulary for navigating Singapore’s street food scene

Eating is a national pastime in Singapore, but the complex terminology can be daunting for visitors. Here’s a cheat sheet to navigating Singapore’s</i> …

A Weekend in Singapore

Singapore is well known as Asia’s leading business hub, but it’s also a city filled with extravagant shopping, excellent dining, a burgeoning art …

Food & Dining

How to make perfect Singapore noodles

I spent some enjoyable minutes flicking through a book on Singaporean cuisine, pausing at recipes for prawn laksa, and egg roti, fish head curry and hainanese chicken rice, before discovering that Singapore noodles are all but unknown in that country – in fact, they're a Cantonese creation, popular …

Wilkinson Eyre's Carbon Positive Singapore Gardens by the Bay Wins the 2013 RIBA Lubetkin Prize

The 2013 RIBA Lubetkin Prize for the best new international building has been scooped up by Wilkinson Eyre and Grant Associates for their Cooled …

Why I'll Never Return to Singapore

Last week was my final week living in Singapore. I don’t plan on ever returning.<p>Behind the curtains of the hawker stands and the brand new five …

Asia

The Best Food Books Of 2013

There has been a slew of high-profile cookbooks published in 2013, from major chef tomes to influential restaurant cookbooks. But in addition to all these great cookbooks, 2013 has also been a good year for food books that aren't cookbooks.<p>This year's crop of food books range from provocative …

Miley Cyrus covers Summertime Sadness in the Live Lounge

Skillet Brussels Sprouts and Bacon Mac and Cheese

Fontina and White Cheddar Skillet Brussels Bacon Mac.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> November 8, 2013 92<p>I figured it was time to eat some bacon. I mean it’s been a …

One-Pan Singapore Noodles Recipe

One-Pan Singapore Noodles<p>What you’ll need to make 4 to 6 servings:-<p>4 eggs<br>• Salt & pepper to taste<br>• Cooking oil<br>• 1 onion<br>• 3 cloves of garlic<br>• 1 inched thick …

Artist Paints The Human Body In Ways You Cannot Imagine

This is the talented Alexa Meade, a painter who creates extraordinary paintings by using the human body as her primary canvas.<p>Her work is almost …

A Modern-Day Hanging Gardens Of Babylon

The Parkroyal Hotel on Pickering is a contemporary interpretation of Babylonian hanging gardens, via Southeast Asia.<p>Singapore prides itself on its green-minded policies. With a well-connected public transportation network, robust water collection and treatment infrastructure, and a promise to …

3D Light Sculptures Created with Two Spinning Monitors

<i>Full Turn</i> is a project by artist Benjamin Muzzin that takes two flat screen monitors placed back-to-back and spins them at high speeds, turning the projected images of light into three-dimensional animations. Created as a diploma project for a bachelor degree at ECAL, the result is a spectacular …