Introduction of Singapore
Though physically small, Singapore is an economic giant. It has been Southeast Asia’s most modern city for over a century. The city blends Malay, Chinese, Arab, Indian and English cultures and religions. Its unique ethnic tapestry affords visitors a wide array of sightseeing and culinary opportunities from which to choose.
In addition, Singapore offers luxury hotels, delectable cuisine and great shopping. The island nation of the Republic of Singapore lies one degree north of the Equator in Southern Asia. Because of its efficient and determined government, Singapore has become a flourishing country that excels in trade and tourism and is a model to developing nations.
Singapore’s tropical climate welcomes both leisure and business travelers’ year round. The island republic’s excellent infrastructure enables visitors to enjoy its many sites and attractions in a safe, clean and green environment. Award-winning Changi Airport provides airlines to major cities around the world. The train and subway systems are clean, fast and efficient. In addition, its state-of-the-art cruise terminal has established Singapore as one of the premier cruising centers of South East Asia and an exciting port of call on any Asian cruise itinerary.
In the city, there is no need for a car. Public transportation is excellent and walking is a good way to explore the city . All major attractions are also accessible by tour bus. Since the city is only 60 miles (100k) from the equator, the tropical temperatures do not vary much. The visitor is struck immediately by Singapore’s abundance of parks, nature reserves, and lush, tropical greenery.