Singapore Shopping


You may not believe it, but there are tourists and travelers who frequent Singapore just to do one thing – to shop! Singapore is world famous for its shopping centers that caters to people of all kinds. Whether you are someone who loves to shop for branded items and signature clothes or a budget shopper and a bargain finder, you can find a Singapore shop that would suit your needs and your budget. Here in the Singapore Tourist Guide are some places where you can buy fab finds!

Orchard Road

The Orchard Road has a line of shopping boutiques that can offer shoppers a wide variety of choices. You can go to Centerpoint to look for cheap products or you can drop by Delfi Orchards if you are inclined to buy some art collection. If you want to look for gadget, like cameras, you can go to Far East Plaza. If you brought your kids along, you can shop at the Forum for toys or for Guess? clothing for kids. If you want to shop for branded clothes like Gucci, Mont Blanc.. you should definitely visit the exclusive shop of Paragon or the 313@somerset which is considered as the first major fully integrated retail developments undertaken by Lend Lease in Asia. This place attracts the lovers of the luxury life, being the center of the elite zone of the city, with high class hotels, commercial centers, nightclubs, restaurants, and bars that can satisfy even the demands of the most demanding Occidental tourist.


Heritage District and City Centre Shopping

Just beside the Orchard Road, you can find the Heritage District where you can shop for a lot of fun stuff. You can drop by the Park Mall or the Chijmes for some interesting antique finds. For great computer finds, you can visit the Funan Center beside the Excelsior and Peninsula Hotel. If you want to watch a movie and shop at the same time, the Marina Square Shopping Mall is worth a look.



When you chance upon River Valley Road in Singapore, you are in for a shopping experience. You can check out China Square Central, Clarke Quay and the Great World City, which is one of the most popular flea markets in the area. If you are scouting for the best jewelries, the Pidemco Center is the place to be.



As in any other country, the influence of China to Singapore is very much noticeable. A district called Chinatown offers the best buys in Singapore. If you are a budget shopper and love to purchase discount goods, you would fall in love with Singapore’s Chinatown. You can drop by People’s Park Complex, Chinatown Point and Yue Hwa Chinese Store.



Little India

Little India is a quaint little shopping area in Singapore. If you are to shop here, you are in for an adventure. You can immense yourself with India’s culture and buy great finds that you can bring home with you. You can shop in Mustafa Center and the Zhujiao Market.

Little India is a modest but colorful area, with one shop after another, where the air is refreshed by the rare spices and perfumes. You will hear the music of the true Indian movies, offering a well deserved relaxation. Don’t forget about the traditional vegetarian food that is truly delicious.