For many, Singapore is all about the shopping and if your motto is ‘shop till you drop’ than you’ve come to the right place. Whether you choose to spend on famous Orchard Road, the big upscale shopping centres on Sentosa Island or at Marina Bay or the vibrant markets at Chinatown, there are many locations to choose from when it comes to this popular holiday past time. Here are just some of Singapore’s most popular places where you can get some retail therapy.
Orchard Road is the main shopping thoroughfare where you’ll find upscale department stores, name brand chain stores and luxury goods retailers. Offering a mix of inviting restaurants, cafes and stores, Orchard Road is the perfect place to find the perfect outfit or accessory piece.
The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands is attached to the iconic Marina Bay Sands, an instantly recognisable hotel with its dramatic rooftop design extending the length over three buildings. The Shoppes is a large centre which features all the best in upscale fashion and accessories, conveniently all under one roof.
For interesting markets and a fascinating cultural experience, head to Chinatown and Arab Street where you’ll find a plethora of goods ranging from silks, dishes and home wares to souvenirs.