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New restaurants, cafés and bars to check out in August
Restaurants New restaurants, cafés and bars to check out in August

There are new restaurants, cafés and bars opening up pretty much every day in Singapore and menus are constantly changing. This month, we have a gluten-free bistro in the charming district of Tiong Bahru, a spicy Sichuan restaurant that's bringing the heat and a natural wine bar that's all about that good funk.

The best beach clubs in Singapore
Things to do The best beach clubs in Singapore

There is a myriad of spots in Singapore to soak up the sun and get your tan on, but nothing beats sprawling on a sunbed or lounge chair by the beach with a cocktail in hand. But if you prefer breaking a sweat to the tune of an energetic beat or diving in for a quick surfing sesh, the city’s beach hot spots has your back. From serving up fine seafood nosh and ice cold tipples for a lazy afternoon to throwing seaside parties with guest DJs until the golden-hour, here are the best beach clubs in Singapore. RECOMMENDED: The best beaches in Singapore and the ultimate guide to Singapore's offshore islands

The best places to take a nap in Singapore
Things to do The best places to take a nap in Singapore

Siestas may be uncommon in our fast-paced city but hey, we could all use a break every now and then. Whether you’re beaten from a big night out or in the middle of a post-lunch food coma, these safe havens are great for squeezing in that much-needed midday nap. We’re pretty sure they’re more effective than multiple shots of espresso. READ Kill two birds with one stone by taking a nap at the best spas in Singapore or check into one of Singapore's hourly hotels instead.

Upcoming concerts in Singapore
Music Upcoming concerts in Singapore

If your evenings consist of enjoying live sets at these music venues, you're in for a treat. This year's concert lineup is looking mega with plenty of mainstream, underground, and downright nostalgic acts to catch. Here are the hottest upcoming concerts we're booking tickets for. RECOMMENDED: Upcoming performing arts events in Singapore and best live jazz venues in Singapore

History facts about Singapore that you probably didn’t know
Things to do History facts about Singapore that you probably didn’t know

Yes, Singapore is a modern city that never fails to draw everyone in due to its futuristic facade that looks straight out of a sci-fi film (Marina Bay Sands, anyone?). But do you know the secrets that lie in its past? Here are some historical facts that weren’t mentioned in the school textbooks. RECOMMENDED: Historical buildings and the stories behind them and the best tours of Singapore

7 activewear stores to check out in Singapore
Shopping 7 activewear stores to check out in Singapore

Fitness and fashion go hand-in-hand these days – so make sure you're kitted out properly for your workout with stylish and functional sportswear. Before you find out zen at these yoga studios, get your gloves on at these MMA gyms or even embark on a hiking trail, pay a visit to these local activewear shops first to do some athleisure shopping

The best urban art trails in Singapore
Art The best urban art trails in Singapore

There’s a good reason why spending time in an art museum takes more than merely an hour. As art junkies, we need a fair amount of time to appreciate and soak up the views of one artwork before moving onto the next. But are art exhibitions and galleries ever enough? The answer is no. From one art type to another, we’ve rounded the best free-and-easy art trails to peep the city’s street art, ranging from murals to sculptures. RECOMMENDED: Must-see art exhibitions in Singapore and the best museums in Singapore

The best diving spots in Southeast Asia
Travel The best diving spots in Southeast Asia

Strap on your BCD, put on your flippers and dive into the deep blue waters at these beautiful stunning scuba diving destinations within the Southeast Asia region. Get mesmerised by colourful reefs, thriving marine ecosystems or explore carefully preserved wrecks – all these and more just a short trip away from Singapore

The best LGBTQ events to celebrate pride in Singapore
LGBT The best LGBTQ events to celebrate pride in Singapore

We may not have pride marches á la New York and London here in Singapore, but we’ve got heaps of electric queer ragers and gay clubs to fill your party schedule from day to night. This July, Singapore’s LGBTQ community takes the spotlight to celebrate the freedom to love with the annual Pink Dot, daytime jamborees, drag shows, film screenings and a zinefest. Plenty of love to go around, all are welcome to stunt. RECOMMENDED: The best gay bars and clubs in Singapore and upcoming DJ sets and club parties in Singapore

Express lunchtime beauty treatments to try in Singapore
Health and beauty Express lunchtime beauty treatments to try in Singapore

Pop in for a quick facial, manicure or massage during lunchtime at these salons

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The latest news

The Weeknd is set to take Singapore by storm in December
News The Weeknd is set to take Singapore by storm in December

He tells you to call out (his) name, and now he finally hears you – The Weeknd (real name Abel Tesfaye) is playing in Singapore on December 5 as part of his...

52 Weeks of #ExcitingSG: Week 26 with Angelita Teo
News 52 Weeks of #ExcitingSG: Week 26 with Angelita Teo

Welcome to Time Out Singapore's 52 Weeks of #ExcitingSG – our commitment to showing you the best of what's going on in the city this week. Every Monday, a...

Instagram spotlight: what our readers are 'gramming this month
News Instagram spotlight: what our readers are 'gramming this month

Have you checked out a cool art exhibition? Or dined at a new fancy restaurant in town? Each month, we get our readers to share their favourite experiences...

Last chance to see Future World's current art installations
News Last chance to see Future World's current art installations

The eye-catching Future World exhibition that's permanently housed at the ArtScience has been a hotspot for Instagrammers to bag that money shot, but all...

Time Out Singapore August Issue: We Are Singapore
News Time Out Singapore August Issue: We Are Singapore

There was a time when people said that Singapore won’t make it, but we didn’t just survive, we excelled. We have the world’s best airport, an unbeatable food...

Father of gastronomy chef Joël Robuchon dead at 73
News Father of gastronomy chef Joël Robuchon dead at 73

Shortly following the closure of his two restaurants in Singapore in June, it was announced today that renowned French chef Joël Robuchon has passed away at...

52 Weeks of #ExcitingSG: Week 25 with Ysa Yaneza
News 52 Weeks of #ExcitingSG: Week 25 with Ysa Yaneza

Welcome to Time Out Singapore's 52 Weeks of #ExcitingSG – our commitment to showing you the best of what's going on in the city this week. Every Monday, a...

Make it happen: Singapore city lego sets
News Make it happen: Singapore city lego sets

Whether you're a massive Lego fan or despise the little buggers whenever you step on them, the interlocking plastic bricks aren't just toys for kids. Adults...

Nick Jonas, Alessia Cara and CL perform at Hyperplay this weekend
News Nick Jonas, Alessia Cara and CL perform at Hyperplay this weekend

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52 Weeks of #ExcitingSG: Week 24 with the Sam Willows
News 52 Weeks of #ExcitingSG: Week 24 with the Sam Willows

Welcome to Time Out Singapore's 52 Weeks of #ExcitingSG – our commitment to showing you the best of what's going on in the city this week. Every Monday, a...

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What's on in Singapore this week

Clean Bandit

Music

Clean Bandit
Baybeats 2018

Music

Baybeats 2018
Singapore Night Festival

Art

Singapore Night Festival
Sky High Brunch

Nightlife

Sky High Brunch
Loewen Night Market

Things to do

Loewen Night Market
Loewen Farmers Market

Things to do

Loewen Farmers Market
Marlo with David Gravell

Nightlife

Marlo with David Gravell
Ladies of the Dark with Yasmin

Nightlife

Ladies of the Dark with Yasmin
Madeline's Madeline: Film Screening by Anticipate Pictures

Film

Madeline's Madeline: Film Screening by Anticipate Pictures
I-Ching with Arts, Tan Khoon Yong's Works Singapore 2018

Art

I-Ching with Arts, Tan Khoon Yong's Works Singapore 2018
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The best of Singapore

50 reasons why we love Singapore
50 reasons why we love Singapore

The best free things to do in Singapore
Things to do The best free things to do in Singapore

The best hotels in Singapore
Hotels The best hotels in Singapore

Your 24-hour Singapore food tour
Restaurants Your 24-hour Singapore food tour

Singapore is as much a culinary paradise with an enviable food heritage and a rich diversity of cuisines from around the world. Not sure where to start dining when you’re visiting? Here’s how to eat your way through an entire day in Singapore, from dawn to dusk.READ The best French, Italian, Japanese and Spanish restaurants in Singapore.

The best places for kids in Singapore
Kids The best places for kids in Singapore

The best museums in Singapore
Things to do The best museums in Singapore

The best spas in Singapore
Health and beauty The best spas in Singapore

The best shops in Singapore
Shopping The best shops in Singapore

The best farms in Singapore
Things to do The best farms in Singapore

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The best restaurants and bars in Singapore

The vegetarian and vegan restaurants in Singapore
Restaurants The vegetarian and vegan restaurants in Singapore

Michelin-starred restaurants in Singapore
Restaurants Michelin-starred restaurants in Singapore

The best bars in Singapore
Bars and pubs The best bars in Singapore

The best coffee in Singapore
Restaurants The best coffee in Singapore

The most romantic restaurants in Singapore
Restaurants The most romantic restaurants in Singapore

The best cafés in Singapore
Restaurants The best cafés in Singapore

The best cheap eats in Singapore
Restaurants The best cheap eats in Singapore

The best ice cream shops in Singapore
Restaurants The best ice cream shops in Singapore

The best cake shops in Singapore
Restaurants The best cake shops in Singapore

The best healthy restaurants in Singapore
Restaurants The best healthy restaurants in Singapore

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Find me a date

52 Weeks of #ExcitingSG: Week 25 with Ysa Yaneza

News

52 Weeks of #ExcitingSG: Week 25 with Ysa Yaneza
Find me a date: Chantelle and Jiten

Sex and dating

Find me a date: Chantelle and Jiten
Find me a date: Rei and Luke

Sex and dating

Find me a date: Rei and Luke
Find me a date: Tiffany and Ivan

Sex and dating

Find me a date: Tiffany and Ivan
Find me a date: Joshua and Kelly

Sex and dating

Find me a date: Joshua and Kelly
I Got Life!

Film

I Got Life!
Find me a date: War War and Jon

Sex and dating

Find me a date: War War and Jon
Find me a date: Fiona and Gamal

Sex and dating

Find me a date: Fiona and Gamal
Find me a date: where are they now?

Sex and dating

Find me a date: where are they now?
Find me a date: Hannah and Firdaus

Sex and dating

Find me a date: Hannah and Firdaus
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Neighbourhood guides

Little India
Things to do Little India

It’s a given that Little India is colourful, vibrant and a hive of activity – but it’s also changing and gentrifying. There’s never a dull moment on this stretch, here are some of our favourite spots. RECOMMENDED: Where to eat in Little India

Bukit Timah
Things to do Bukit Timah

Making the most of its verdant beauty and space, the Bukit Timah stretch has always had a buzz about it. And now with the new Downtown line, this 25-kilometre long stretch has finally become accessible to all. These are just a few of its gems. RECOMMENDED: Guide to MacRitchie and Guide to Coronation

Bugis
Things to do Bugis

What was once Singapore’s sleaze central has smartened up big time thanks to classy new developments like Andaz. While the area is evolving into a mini CBD, it hasn’t gone all business-like just yet. With its mix old-and-new, here are some of our new (and old) favourite haunts. Still can't get enough of what this colourful neighbourhood has to offer? Check out the best cafes in Bugis or go on a bar crawl guide in Bugis when it gets dark out. 

Ann Siang Road and Club Street
Things to do Ann Siang Road and Club Street

Ann Siang Road is home to restored shophouses that house clan associations, restaurants, bars and niche boutiques.

Geylang
Things to do Geylang

Singapore's infamous redlight district is the place to go your craving for the king of fruits and good food at any hour of the night.

Coronation
Things to do Coronation

Located within Bukit Timah, the area is home to the Singapore Botanic Gardens, and plenty of restaurants, cafés and shops.

Seletar
Things to do Seletar

Head to this ulu neighbourhood and check out the revamped Seletar Aerospace Park – chilling to live music or do some plane-spotting.

MacRitchie
Things to do MacRitchie

Hike up Windsor Nature Park and fuel up on prata, burgers, coffee and more at this stretch on Upper Thomson Road.

Holland Village
Things to do Holland Village

Named after Hugh Holland (a popular Dutch architect and actor) this laidback neighbourhood is popular with both locals and expats.

Bedok
Things to do Bedok

Travel to the east for this neighbourhood that’s brimming with cafés, playgrounds and endless sporting activities.

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