Despite the fact that Singapore is quite a calm and safe city, travelers should not forget about basic safety rules. It is not recommended to go to remote districts in the evenings and make walks with valuable items and large sums of money.
Tourists in Singapore are welcome to enjoy widest choice of entertainments right for every taste. You should definitely visit the zoo, which is home to many rare animals such as Sumatran tigers,...
Eating chewing gum in the city is not allowed. Its import is also prohibited by law.
The majority of large restaurants include tips in the total bill. As a rule, the tips here estimate around 10 - 15% of the total amount.
The city is convenient to travel by subway. On weekdays the subway is open from half-past five in the morning (on weekends - from six in the morning) and works until midnight.
Taxi in Singapore is very cheap. It even will be the savviest and most convenient transport for those tourists, who travel with a company. You can catch a taxi on any street of the city – all you need to do is to raise your hand.
Large shopping centers are open from 9 am to 8 pm. Experienced travelers say that in local trading pavilions it’s possible to buy technics and CDs at very competitive prices.