DISTRICT 09 - ORCHARD ROAD

A boulevard spanning nearly 2.2 kilometres long, Asia's most popular shopping street is paved with gloriously iconic shopping malls, restaurants and hotels. It's a nearly endless urban sprawl where both tourists and locals can satisfy their material desires — a cosmopolitan paradise with lush greeneries, bright lights and electric streetscapes.
RECENT ARTICLES IN District 09 - Orchard Road

Everything that we know so far about the Singapore Botanic Gardens freak accident

Just half an hour before a Canada 150 event was supposed to kick off at the Botanic Gardens last Saturday (Feb 11), a massive 40m-tall Tembusu tree collapsed, killing one and...

Everything that we know so far about the Singapore Botanic Gardens freak accident

Penang hawker food comes to Singapore for 2 weeks in March at York Hotel

Eat your fill of street food from across the border at York Hotel Singapore's popular Penang Hawkers' Fare, where you'll dine on your favourite dishes at a lunch or dinner...

Penang hawker food comes to Singapore for 2 weeks in March at York Hotel

Sip on tea blends from this popular Aussie brand’s first outlet in Singapore

Tea-holics, where you at We've got good news for you: Popular Aussie luxe tea brand T2 Tea is now in town Taking over Epicentre's former space at 313 @ Somerset, the...

Sip on tea blends from this popular Aussie brand’s first outlet in Singapore

Don your superhero cape and enter this LEGO Batman escape room to kick some villain butt

Test your villain butt-kicking skills at the new LEGO Batman Escape Room in the basement atrium of ION Orchard, where you'll get to throw on an imaginary cape and channel your...

Don your superhero cape and enter this LEGO Batman escape room to kick some villain butt

Shop for affordable furniture and home decor pieces at this new online-to-offline store

From online to offline, multi-label store HipVan has recently moved in to a massive space on the second level of The Cathay Joining fellow online retailer Naiise in the quiet...

Shop for affordable furniture and home decor pieces at this new online-to-offline store

Save the world from a zombie apocalypse at this escape room combat mission

Get your hazmat suits on, 'cause you're about to enter into dangerous territory The Cathay is collaborating with escape room experts Freeing SG to craft a dangerous zombie combat...

Save the world from a zombie apocalypse at this escape room combat mission

WATCH: Footage of the iconic giant fish tank at Wisma Atria and old school Orchard Road

Hands up if you remember the giant fish tank at Wisma Atria's basement The 15m-tall aquarium — home to hundreds of fish across 12 different species — was...

WATCH: Footage of the iconic giant fish tank at Wisma Atria and old school Orchard Road

Munch on cheesy pork ribs, spicy wings, fried spam and bibim bingsu at this new Korean cafe

New to the basement of Plaza Singapura is a cosy little Korean diner that's modelled after the shape of a train Patbingsoo Korean Dining House, a 52-seater that's minimalistic in...

Munch on cheesy pork ribs, spicy wings, fried spam and bibim bingsu at this new Korean cafe

Food court stall experiments with chicken rice in truffle and salted egg versions

At the basement food court of Cineleisure Orchard, near the always-popular Fish & Chicks, sits a stall that attracts a good crowd of its own Eat Chicken Rice offers a...

Food court stall experiments with chicken rice in truffle and salted egg versions

WATCH: The mud, music and memorable mayhem of Neon Lights festival 2016

In a year that many have determined to be "shitty", what we needed in the year-end was something bright, lively and hip — accompanied by copious amounts of booze to warm...

WATCH: The mud, music and memorable mayhem of Neon Lights festival 2016