Asia Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Asia activity »
  1. 1 Fodor's Boston GTG
  2. 2 Questions on Details for 23 Days in Japan
  3. 3 What is the best way to travel through Budapest, Vienna, and Prague?
  4. 4 Trip Report TRIP REPORT: Osaka to Hiroshima and in-between stops (tsuyu / summer)
  5. 5 Vietnam to increase visa cost for Americans
  6. 6 BKK Street Food Disappearing per BBC
  7. 7 Onsen ryokan for single near Tokyo
  8. 8 Recommendations for Asian Tour
  9. 9 Hakone and Mt Fuji
  10. 10 Best places to photo-shoot landscapes and natural beauty
  11. 11 Back to Bangkok this month!
  12. 12 Udon Thani to Chiang Mai by road
  13. 13 Thailand - Khao Lak [Andaman Coast] area
  14. 14 An island paradise?
  15. 15 Help plan my 11 days trip to Thailand
  16. 16 6 months SE Asia and New Zeland
  17. 17 mekong delta vietnam tours which operator to go for?
  18. 18 Help with hotel in Saigon - An Lam Saigon River or Hotel des Arts??
  19. 19 Budget accommodation in Krabi and Phi Phi island??
  20. 20 Japan - first timer - itinerary help please!
  21. 21 Kyoto to Tokyo on December 31?
  22. 22 Has anyone used Sanctuary Ananda to cruise in Burma?
  23. 23 A Food Obsessive's First Time Hong Kong
  24. 24 Earthquake in Myanmar
  25. 25 Trip Report Spontaneous trip to Japan
View next 25 » Back to the top

First time Visit to Singapore 8/21-8/27

Jump to last reply

Hi Folks,

This is my first visit to Singapore. I'll be there approximately 7 days/6nights. Could you all please answer a couple of questions:

1). Is this enough time to visit the country in detail?
2). Any 4-5 star hotel recommendations. I am travelling with a 5 year old and my 2 parents in their early 60s.
3). Would you advise renting a car or hiring a taxi for my stay. Could you recommend some taxi companys which I could hire for the 7 days (rates if possible).
4). Is shopping in Singapore a lot cheaper than in California, USA. I am interested in electronics and clothing.
5). I would also like to do some Indian shopping, i.e. indian jewellery (gold), and clothes (Saris, wedding clothes and other indian fabrics). Will I find these items in Little India and will the prices be reasonable (cheaper/ better quality) in comparision to California. I realize that India would be the cheapest to shop for Indian items, but will singapore be cheaper than the USA.

Many thanks,

Raj

16 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement