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Thursday, May 6, 2021

Chinese New Year Guide

Chinese New Year celebrations are in full swing this weekend (25-26 Jan). View colourful lanterns, watch Lion Dances, eat Yu Shen, shop at vibrant markets and celebrate the incoming Year of the Rat.

Percussionist Elvis Aljus

Melbourne-born percussionist Elvis Aljus is currently touring with Cirque Du Soleil’s latest show, Totem, and spoke to us about the physical and mental training – as well as some of the many instruments he...

Fables of the Exotic East at the Raffles Hotel

  Kieran Nash meets the Raffles Hotel’s resident historian Leslie Danker, who has worked there for 41 years. Actor John Wayne was “a nice man. Very tall – and humble. Soft spoken, you know?” So says...

High Tea – Top 5

The Rose Veranda, Shangri-La Hotel, 22 Orange Grove Rd, Tel 6213 4486 The influences of British colonialism can still be felt throughout Singapore – whether it’s architecture, street names or through English as the...

Spotlight on Sevenhill Cellars

Want to stock up on some award-winning South Australian wines? Find out more about Sevenhill Cellars in the Clare Valley – a winery with a religious heart – from General Manager Jonathan O’Neill.

Top 5 New Kids Places

Playeum 47 Malan RoadCost: Adults free, Kids $20 (ages 1-20) Singapore’s first non-profit playground that encourages kids to use their imaginations to build with natural materials, play with animal sound pads and more. playeum.com Diggersite 1020 East Coast...

Water Theme Parks and Swimming Complexes

For anybody looking to cool down with a splash in Singapore’s warm climate we feature two prominent water theme parks, both of which are suitable for young families as kids can tag along with...

Check Out: Kids Special

When it’s safe to get out and about, keep your kids entertained with these active, educational and fun things to do in Singapore.

5 F1 parties to look out for during the 2015 Grand Prix

With the F1 just weeks away, there’s a scramble for tickets to the luxe after-race parties. Here are five parties – all at varying prices – offering extravagance off the track.   Amber Lounge 19-20 September, from...

Restaurant Review – Kilo at PACT

Kilo at PACT, 181 Orchard Rd, Orchard Central, Tel 6884 7560, www.visitpact.com Set on the second level of Orchard Central is a new one-of-a-kind, welcome addition named PACT. PACT has arrived as a hip collaboration...