Singapore is situated in South East Asia, just off the southern tip of Malaysia. One of the smallest and most densely populated countries in the world, Singapore is a breeze to explore.
Nothing is more than an hour away from the central business district.
Built at the crossroads of maritime trading routes, for well over a century Singapore was the jewel in Britain’s Empire.
When the city became a republic in 1965, few thought a country with so few resources and of vastly different ethnic groups could succeed.
But succeed it has, on an unimaginable scale!
Singapore today is one of the Four Asian economic Tigers, a futuristic bridge between East and West.
Yet despite blossoming into one of the great global cities, Singapore is a nation that still cherishes its Asian traditions.
Despite Singapore’s high urban density, the island is incredibly fertile. They say, if you stick a broom handle into the soil, it will flower overnight!
Escape the heat and enter a world of color at the Singapore Botanic Gardens and National Orchid Garden.
Singapore’s animal residents are a pretty diverse bunch too! Famed for its forest setting, The Singapore Zoo is home to over 300 species, including the world’s largest captive colony of Orangutans, while the Jurong Bird Park has been bringing human beings and birdlife closer together for over 40 years. Singapore enjoys a hot tropical climate.
In the 21st Century, Singapore is attracting the world’s most adventurous architectural minds.
Marina Bay shines like something from a science fiction blockbuster, while Gardens by the Bay shows the endless possibilities of mankind’s flowering imagination.
Welcome to Singapore, where the future is only ever a few steps from the past.
A destination that proves that with unity, diversity and daring, even the smallest of places, can grow into a giant