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Supertree Grove

Singapore’s arboreal marvel Not a scene out of the movie Avatar┬ábut Singapore’s Supertree Grove, part of the Gardens by the Bay that also include the Flower Dome and Cloud Forest. The Supertrees, with heights up to 50 metres, combine hi-tech ecological features with natural flora, serving as vertical gardens of exotic ferns , climbers and

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Cocktails and colonials

Singapore Slings at Raffles Hotel In the days when social etiquette prevented women from consuming alcohol in public, Raffles Hotel barman Ngiam Tong Boon invented a cocktail disguised as a fruit punch: the Singapore Sling. Having a Sling at Raffles has become a rite of passage for tourists and visitors to Singapore. Add satays for

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