DISTRICT 05 - BUONA VISTA

A quiet hub located close to Holland Village and Dover, Buona Vista boasts the largest Phoon Huat store on the island, filled with all kinds of baking supplies your kitchen could ever want. But its beacon of attraction is shopping mall The Star Vista and the numerous hip eateries at Rochester Park, a forested enclave of restaurants.
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‘Laughing Till It Hurts’ producers tell us how Kumar agreed to be the subject of their documentary

An invite-only ‘fight club’ is coming your way with Muay Thai, break dance and rap battles

The first rule of Fight Club is: you do not — ah, forget it Here we are, talking about it anyway And it's a slightly different Fight Club from what you're probably...

An invite-only ‘fight club’ is coming your way with Muay Thai, break dance and rap battles

Sink your teeth into 10-ingredient nasi lemak, bak chor mee pasta and more at this cafe

Revolution Coffee has been around for three years, but it's now got a new face helming the kitchen Well-known mod-Sin chef Shen Tan, who's famous for her nasi lemak dishes and...

Sink your teeth into 10-ingredient nasi lemak, bak chor mee pasta and more at this cafe

Stand-up comedian Eddie Izzard to perform in Singapore for the first time in February

Get ready for an evening of laughs, 'cause English stand-up comedian Eddie Izzard is heading to our shores in February 2017 with his show, 'Force Majeure' This world tour —...

Stand-up comedian Eddie Izzard to perform in Singapore for the first time in February

Yuletide with a little German flavour in The Carvery’s Black Forest Christmas Feast this Dec 12

The yuletide season isn't just a time for mistletoes, candy canes, drunken Christmas carols and withered mall Santas; it's a time for some righteous stuffing of faces with merry...

Yuletide with a little German flavour in The Carvery’s Black Forest Christmas Feast this Dec 12

Take a look at this sneak peek of Singapore’s Central Perk cafe, launching this weekend

Get excited for the weekend, 'cause it's finally time for the launch of Singapore's first Central Perk cafe in Central Mall Here's a little sneak peek at the...

Take a look at this sneak peek of Singapore’s Central Perk cafe, launching this weekend

Fight your way to fitness at this lightsaber workout session

Getting into shape doesn't have to be monotonous, not with SaberFit, self-proclaimed as 'the galaxy's most exciting fitness workout' This high energy exercise class mixes...

Fight your way to fitness at this lightsaber workout session

Singapore’s Central Perk Cafe offers pre-opening $1k membership; people not happy

So we were all hyped to hear news of Singapore's very own Friends-themed cafe, Central Perk, opening at Central Mall in November And we were in the midst of a nostalgic...

Singapore’s Central Perk Cafe offers pre-opening $1k membership; people not happy

Mookata opens first express takeaway kiosk featuring skewered meats and Thai snacks

Heads up, Westies A new Thai street food kiosk is now open at the basement of Clementi Mall, and it's a takeaway stall by a familiar brand Featuring mainly skewered meats,...

Mookata opens first express takeaway kiosk featuring skewered meats and Thai snacks

It’s official: Central Perk cafe from TV show Friends will open at Central Mall in November

Looks like superfan Lim Jit Min's Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign for Singapore's very own Central Perk worked its magic, 'cause the cafe has officially announced that it's...

It’s official: Central Perk cafe from TV show Friends will open at Central Mall in November

Lifts at 40-storey HDB block in Dover Crescent conk out after power outage

Are HDB lifts going on strike or something these days Days after all the elevators of a 33-storey block in Woodlands broke down, another block (this time in Dover Crescent) also...

Lifts at 40-storey HDB block in Dover Crescent conk out after power outage