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There are actually 63 islands that make up Singapore, and a local favourite is Kusu Island. Legend has it that a magical turtle turned itself into an island to save two shipwrecked sailors - a Chinese and a Malay, which is why pilgrims from both communities pray for wealth, good marriage, health and harmony here.
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There's always something new in our food & dining scene. Try quirky Phat Cat Laundry, styled like an old-school laundromat serving gourmet cocktails, sample Barcelona-inspired meals at FOC Sentosa or grab a bite from some indoor food-trucks at Picnic SG in Wisma Atria on Orchard Road.
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If keeping fit is a priority for you this year, then we suggest a leisurely walk while exploring any of our lush nature trails. With 17 reservoirs and many public parks like the UNESCO heritage listed Singapore Botanic Gardens, you'll be spoilt for choice.
2017 is well and truly here so there is no better time for you to start planning your visit! If you want more reasons than our incredible mouth-watering food, mix of cultural heritage and great attractions, read on for other suggestions.

17 reasons to visit Singapore in 2017
Did you know that we are Southeast Asia’s cruise hub? Our location offers a convenient gateway for cruise lovers to explore Singapore and our neighbouring Asian ports. Today, we’re proud to have Seabourn launching their new luxury cruise ship – the Seabourn Encore – right here, before cruising to Australia on her maiden voyage.
Singapore and New Zealand have always shared an affinity and today, Grant Rawlinson will be starting an epic journey rowing from 'Home to Home' - Singapore to New Zealand. The Kiwi expat will row and cycle for 12,000km to complete the journey. Wish him luck here: Rowing from Home to Home - Singapore to New Zealand by Human Power!
Who is planning a visit here in 2017? We'd love to welcome you to our city of endless possibilities.
From Singapore to Australia and New Zealand, we wish you a very Merry Christmas! We hope your day is filled with sumptuous food and laughter with your loved ones.
As the year draws to an end, we would like to thank YOU, our Singapore-loving community! Here are some of our favourite shots shared by you this year.
'Old and new' and 'east meets west' - we're certainly a city of contrasts! And it isn’t just our architecture or food, but some of our activities can be considered that way too.

So which do you prefer - exploring one of our buzzing cultural neighbourhoods or strolling in lush nature spots?
Many may not realise that Singapore’s art scene is really buzzing, and you can start with the Singapore Biennale. Now in its fifth year, the event showcases contemporary Asian art. Don't forget to include #YourSingapore on your photos so that we can include you in a #FanFriday gallery.
So much to eat, so little time! What's on your foodie checklist next time you're here?
It's #FunFactFriday! Did you know that 3 of the world's best 50 bars are found here in Singapore?

#11 Manhattan Bar is a glamorous, old New York-style bar serving artisanal cocktails, #14 28 Hong Kong Street introduces 25 new cocktails every few months, whilst #21 Operation Dagger is a hidden basement gem that only those in the know can track down!
Fill in the blank.
"If I had an afternoon to spare in Singapore, I’d head to _____ ."
You may be surprised to discover incredible street art here in the Lion City. Inject some colour into your day with these art-splashed walls from across our many neighbourhoods.
It may be summer in the tropics but Christmas magic is in the air!

Head to Universal Studios Singapore's All Star Christmas to enjoy their record-breaking number of indoor lights, or for those who love a European Christmas, Gardens by the Bay's Christmas Wonderland includes a picturesque Ice Palace, skating rink, ice slide and festive market.
A city of contrasts, we have so many different neighbourhoods for you to explore. From the glitz and glamour of Marina Bay, to the family friendly Sentosa Island and culture-rich Joo Chiat, what's your favourite area?

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It's almost summer in Australia and New Zealand, but we’re lucky it’s warm all year round in Singapore. What better way to cool off than with a refreshing dip in your hotel pool. Do you have a favourite?
This #FanFriday is all about iconic Singapore and nothing could be more notable than the mythical Merlion! Here are a few of our favourite memories you’ve all shared of the half lion, half fish statue that stands guard over our marina. Don't forget to include #YourSingapore for your photos to be considered next time.