Singapore is a tiny country located in Southeast Asia, surrounded by Malaysia and Indonesia. Although it is only 719.1 square kilometers in size, it is one of the most important commercial, financial and cultural centers in the world.

Singapore’s history dates back more than 700 years, when it was an important trading center in the region. In the 19th century it was occupied by the British, who built a war port here and began to develop the city as an important trading center. In 1959, Singapore declared independence from Britain and became an independent state.


Today, Singapore is one of the most developed countries in the world. Its economy is based on trade, financial services and tourism, and the city is an important transportation hub in the region. Singapore is also one of the most important seaports in the world, and its Changi Airport is one of the largest and most modern in the world.

One of Singapore’s greatest assets is its extremely clean and organized city. It is known for its excellent living conditions, high security and low crime rate, so all the more reason for you to take it easy here travel with children (We’ve been here in larger numbers ourselves). Singapore is also one of the most important cultural centers in the region, offering a wide range of entertainment, museums, parks and other tourist attractions.

Singapore is also an important educational center in Asia, offering high-quality schools and universities that attract students from all over the region.

What’s worth seeing in Singapore?

Singapore offers many interesting places to visit and tourist attractions. Here are some ideas of what to see in Singapore:

  1. Marina Bay Park – is a beautiful fenced park located in the heart of the city. There are many attractions in the park, such as a huge pond with fountains, waterfalls and small islands. The park is also home to many restaurants, stores and other tourist attractions.
  2. Gardens by the Bay – is an impressive complex of gardens located near Marina Bay Park. There are three giant domes where you can admire various plant species from around the world. The museum also features huge fountains, walking alleys and restaurants overlooking the city.
  3. Chinatown – is Singapore’s historic district, where you can see traditional stores, restaurants and churches. Chinatown is also home to many tourist attractions, such as the Chinatown Museum, which tells the history of the district and the life and culture of the Chinese community in Singapore.
  4. Sentosa – is a popular tourist destination located on an island just off the coast of Singapore. There are many attractions in Sentosa, such as the Universal Studios theme park, beaches, water parks and much more.

For more interesting places to see in Singapore, read our post Singapore – TOP 9 places you must see! »

You can find all our posts about Singapore below.

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