BUGIS

Though the district's world-renowned transgender sex bazaar is now ancient history, Bugis remains as vibrant as ever. With Bugis Street now the largest street-shopping location in the country, the district is also where one can find the historic Kampong Glam, filled with Malay and Middle Eastern eateries alongside chic retail shophouses and hip watering holes.
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This new local handkerchief brand wants to replace your tissues with its funky cotton designs

This year’s ‘Stories That Matter’ by Objectifs takes a look at myths and how they shape our perspectives

This year’s ‘Stories That Matter’ by Objectifs takes a look at myths and how they shape our perspectives

Delve into the role of myths in our lives.

2 new German dining concepts have set up shop at The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore

2 new German dining concepts have set up shop at The Capitol Kempinski Hotel Singapore

A contemporary approach to traditional cuisine.

The inaugural mental health film festival in Singapore sheds light on conditions like dementia and bipolar disorder

The inaugural mental health film festival in Singapore sheds light on conditions like dementia and bipolar disorder

Confronting social stigma, one film at a time.

Finally, an unorthodox CNY menu – Here’s a look at Folklore’s holiday feast of elevated Peranakan delights

Finally, an unorthodox CNY menu – Here’s a look at Folklore’s holiday feast of elevated Peranakan delights

Yusheng? Hot pots? Dumplings? Nay, says Damian D’Silva.

Unhomed Belongings: Hollywood actress Lucy Liu and local artist Shubigi Rao on their artistic collab exploring identity and loss

Unhomed Belongings: Hollywood actress Lucy Liu and local artist Shubigi Rao on their artistic collab exploring identity and loss

An artistic collaboration between the two.

15 Stamford by Alvin Leung: Familiar Asian flavors reinterpreted in a refined setting

15 Stamford by Alvin Leung: Familiar Asian flavors reinterpreted in a refined setting

A modern twist on Asian classics.

It’s curtains for live performances at iconic arts venue Blu Jaz Cafe in February

It’s curtains for live performances at iconic arts venue Blu Jaz Cafe in February

The fate has been sealed for one of Singapore’s most iconic independent music venues.

Cocktails with character: Flying Monkey redesigns its line-up of Indian-inspired liquid libations

Cocktails with character: Flying Monkey redesigns its line-up of Indian-inspired liquid libations

Drinks concocted with famous Indian personalities in mind.

What it’s like to dine in the dark: Our three-course adventure eating in a pitch black room

What it’s like to dine in the dark: Our three-course adventure eating in a pitch black room

Feeling our way through dinner.

Volunteers stumble across deceased elderly man after blood seeps out of his flat

Volunteers stumble across deceased elderly man after blood seeps out of his flat

A neighbor had thought it was cough syrup but changed his mind after taking a sniff.