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Marina Bay Sands, Singapore – Things to do

What is a vacation at the once named world’s most expensive casino and resort? A dream, it is a dream. Marina bay is a vacation spot in Singapore and a luxury resort that will treat you like royalty. It is luxury beyond luxury.

The resort has over 2500 rooms, a mall, museums, two large theatres, restaurants, delicious food by celebrity chefs, a skating rink, two floating Crystal Pavilions, an infinity swimming pool and of course the world’s largest casino. The resort (Marina Bay) is mostly famed for its modern architecture and the casino.

All of this might sound a bit too pricey. Of course, Singapore is the world’s most expensive country and all. But here is a list of things you can do in Marina Bay for ridiculously small amounts of cash:Marina Bay cruise

  1. Cruise around the Marina Bay in a River Taxi:

I know it sounds expensive. But it’s not.

  1. Picnic around the lesser known parts at the Bay:

Not as hard to find as one might think.marina bay water light show

  1. Water, light and music show:

It’s free and not one to miss. The best of laser vision technology with a backdrop of the skyline is one amazing experience. The show starts at 8pm but if you get there at the starting time, you are bound to get a bad spot. By 7:45pm, all the good spots are gone so make sure you get there well before the show starts.marina bay Art Science Museum

  1. Art Science Museum:

This museum brings a whole new meaning to the traditional museums. I lack the words to describe it so let’s just say you don’t want to miss this one.marina bay Skating

  1. Skating:

The skating rink is plastic, not ice. So this is all the more reason to go skating without having the fear of falling too hard on your bottom and getting up all damp and wet. And surprisingly, it is one of the inexpensive things that you can have in marina Bay.Marina Bay Sands (2)

Conclusion:

There is so much more to do at the resort. It is literally packed with activities to indulge in and cherish forever. There are seasonal events and activities scheduled at the resort (Marina Bay) so don’t forget to ask about these at the counter.

The Marina Bay Sands is a one of a kind experience that you will never forget. Yes, it may be expensive but like mentioned above, there are many cheap activities you can enjoy. And anyway, you can’t put a price tag on fun. So do visit Marina Bay and get to feel the most amazing experience of your life.

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Little India Singapore A Singaporean Neighbourhood East Of The Singapore River

The Little India is located in the region of the Singapore neighborhood and it is across the river from the Chinatown. It is located right in the west of the river and also have a Kampong Glam in the side of the North. Both of these areas known to be very famous and the part of the urban planning of Rochor. The Little India is a very famous community commonly known to be a Tekka in Tamil community.

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The history of the Little India is very famous and it is the distance from the famous Chulia Kampong. It is basically a division of the colonial Singapore. The Tamil immigrants came into the region and live in it. As the population of the area of Chulia Kampong increased very rapidly, the people moved towards the area, mostly the Tamil. The Little India was developed by the Tamil locals and the settlement took place from a very early time. It is located along the river f the Serangoon and have a really attractive view with a raising cattle. The area was starting to be developed and the traders look into the financial matter more closely. In the 20th century, the area gained an economic reputation. In the same Century, the area began with the population of Tamil and converted into a Little Indian region.

Little India Singapore Culture

The culture of the region is quite simple as in the India. They no longer tend to be segregated in the region and have a PAP policy of racial harmony in the society. The culture is similar to the India and they love their heritage and privacy. They produced the good land in terms of the commercial and the cottage industry. The area is very dominant with a Tamil culture and found to be a HDB estates zone. Alongside with a Little India is a Chinese region. However, everyone has their own way of doing things. For instance, praying and worship their God and business activities etc.

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The most amazing part beside trade and business is the Food of the Little Indian region. Sure, the taste of the food of Tamil is the best when it comes to spicy dishes. The dishes of the Tamil region are always known to be quite a special one and the Chinese travel from their region to the Little India to buy the food and different types of species. The spice like powder, grind rice, coffee of India has a different taste than the other region and the people love their food. Surely, not everyone can able to eat the Indian food, but if you like the spicy food, then you have come to the right place. The area is good in terms of hotel and restaurants and one can visit here to enjoy the wonderful and exciting dishes of the Indian culture.

So, if you want to change the environment and the culture, then it is quite worthy option to visit the Little Indian as they offer you a diversified society with a lot of activities to do.

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