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  • Basharahil House of Batik - YourSingapore.com
    Curios Knick Knacks Departmental Stores Duty Free At Singapore Changi Airport Electronics Ethnic Finds Fashion Hair Health Beauty Home Furnishing Music Souvenirs Special Interests Singapore Shopping Where to Shop What to Buy in Singapore Tweet Basharahil House of Batik Overview TripAdvisor Review Batik tailoring and fabric design Quality Indonesian clothing and fashion is waiting to be discovered at Basharahil House of Batik This family business has been around in Singapore for more than 70 years and sells affordable and colourful Indonesia batik ranging from men s and women s shirts to bags and fabrics sold by the metre Basharahil House of Batik has chiffon silk and other fabrics which can be made into traditional Malay outfits Many looking to tailor make traditional costumes in the extravagant Malay style will surely come here to see its offerings Suitably located in the bustling Arab Street the shop is well known throughout Singapore for its affordable prices and friendly service Essential Information Opening Hours Mon to Sat 10am 6pm Sun 11am 5pm Category Ethnic Fashion Features Local Flavour Highlights Where to Stay Accommodation Find and compare rates here From 5 star hotels to budget lodges Book now Where Address 101 Arab St Singapore

    Original URL path: http://www.yoursingapore.sg/content/traveller/en/browse/shopping/shop-by-category/ethnic-finds/basharahil-house-of-batik.html (2012-12-22)
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  • Jamal Kazura Aromatics - YourSingapore.com
    Orchard Central Palais Renaissance Paragon Park Mall Plaza Singapura Raffles City Shopping Centre Scotts Square Suntec City Mall Tanglin Shopping Centre The Heeren The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands VivoCity Wisma Atria Shop by Category Antiques Art Galleries Books Curios Knick Knacks Departmental Stores Duty Free At Singapore Changi Airport Electronics Ethnic Finds Fashion Hair Health Beauty Home Furnishing Music Souvenirs Special Interests Singapore Shopping Where to Shop What to Buy in Singapore Tweet Jamal Kazura Aromatics Overview TripAdvisor Review The right scent If you re looking for a unique perfume from a far flung corner of the globe or want your own custom made scent look no further than Jamal Kazura Aromatics Stocked with an array of fragrances from the Middle East France India and beyond it specialises in alcohol free Arabic perfumes and also has unique massage pills scented body soaps and shower creams A family company Jamal Kazura Aromatics has been in business for more than 80 years You can even get your own customised signature scent created for between S 30 and S 80 simply by telling the perfume maker your favourite smells and the type of occasion you ll be wearing the perfume for It usually takes about 30 minutes to create a custom made scent but it s a fantastic way to remember your visit Essential Information Opening Hours Mon to Sat 9am 7pm Category Hair Health Beauty Features Luxury Budget Highlights Where to Stay Accommodation Find and compare rates here From 5 star hotels to budget lodges Book now Where Address 728 North Bridge Rd Singapore 198696 65 6291 9419 Enlarge map How to get there We recommend FILTERS Ethnic Find us on Facebook Twitter Youtube Wikipedia Singapore Reviews About Singapore YourSingapore Brand Story A Brief History People Language Culture Key Facts Awards

    Original URL path: http://www.yoursingapore.sg/content/traveller/en/browse/shopping/shop-by-category/ethnic-finds/jamal-kazura-aromatics.html (2012-12-22)
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  • Victoria Theatre - YourSingapore.com
    Quay Sports Recreation Sports Extreme Singapore Adrenaline rush Golf Themed Attractions Get wet Recreational Spaces Out in the sun Family Fun Things to do in Singapore Attractions Fun filled Adventure Perks for the whole family Something different Science Discovery Theme Parks Whiz Kids Young Explorers Hip Hangouts Ann Siang Hill Club Street Haji Lane Dempsey Hill Beauty Wellness Pamper yourself The Alternative Way Soothe Recover Relax Rejuvenate Hands on Activities Cooking Lesson Craft classes and activities Wine Appreciation Leisure Cruises Cruises from Singapore Marina Bay Cruise Centre Singapore Singapore Cruise Centre Your New Singapore Arts Culinary Stars Design Architecture Dining Nightlife Shopping Singapore Attractions Things to do Places to see in Singapore Tweet Victoria Theatre Overview TripAdvisor Review The Venue with the Most Architectural Impact Designed by Municipal engineer John Bennett during the era of Victorian Revivalism the Victoria Theatre and Concert Hall is a complex of two buildings and a clock tower joined together The influence of the period can be seen reflected in its design which includes features like Italianate windows and rusticated columns One of the best examples of colonial architecture the foundation of the complex was first laid down in 1862 and officially inaugurated by the Governor of the Straits Settlements John Anderson on 18 October 1905 Since its inception Victoria Theatre has been the chosen venue for some of Singapore s most prestigious cultural events like the Singapore Arts Festival Singapore Sun Festival and weekly performances by the Singapore Symphony Orchestra Essential Information Website http www vch org sg Highlights Where to Stay Accommodation Find and compare rates here From 5 star hotels to budget lodges Book now Where Address 11 Empress Place Singapore 179555 65 6338 4401 Enlarge map How to get there We recommend FILTERS Drama Performing Arts Theatre Find us on Facebook

    Original URL path: http://www.yoursingapore.sg/content/traveller/en/browse/see-and-do/arts-and-entertainment/drama/victoria-theatre.html (2012-12-22)
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  • Peranakan Museum - YourSingapore.com
    yourself The Alternative Way Soothe Recover Relax Rejuvenate Hands on Activities Cooking Lesson Craft classes and activities Wine Appreciation Leisure Cruises Cruises from Singapore Marina Bay Cruise Centre Singapore Singapore Cruise Centre Your New Singapore Arts Culinary Stars Design Architecture Dining Nightlife Shopping Singapore Attractions Things to do Places to see in Singapore Tweet Peranakan Museum Overview TripAdvisor Review Hybrid Culture Delve into the rich history traditions and culture of early settlers in the former Straits Settlements of Singapore Malacca and Penang and their links with other communities in Southeast Asia at the Peranakan Museum Hybrid Culture Thanks to its extensive collection of Peranakan artefacts visitors can learn about the rituals traditions and material culture of these unique communities Interactive exhibits targeted at children ensure the whole family is in on the fun Two temporary exhibition galleries present programmes throughout the year to engage visitors with this vibrant fusion culture Essential Information Opening hours Mon 1pm to 7pm Tue to Sun 9am 7pm to 9pm on Fridays Website http www peranakanmuseum sg Admission Fee Adult 6 Tourists aged 60 and above 3 For more ticketing information and concessions click here Features Family friendly Disabled access Tours Trails AM Good For Culture Family Art History Local Flavour Recommended For Wedding Gallery Nonya Gallery Where Address 39 Armenian St Singapore 179941 65 6332 7591 Enlarge map How to get there Highlights Don t miss Museum Trail Itinerary Immerse yourself in the heritage and cultures of Singapore the history and art of Southeast Asia and some of the most renowned exhibits from all over the world Don t Miss Peranakan Trail The Joo Chiat and Katong districts in Singapore also pay homage to the fascinating background of the early Peranakans whose opulent costumes embroidery beadwork jewellery and furniture are a Also check out

    Original URL path: http://www.yoursingapore.sg/content/traveller/en/browse/see-and-do/culture-and-heritage/a-touch-of-history/museums/peranakan-museum.html (2012-12-22)
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  • Peranakan Trail - YourSingapore.com
    the Spice Garden located at the original site of the first Botanic Gardens at Fort Canning Park Have a stroll through the Spice Garden before heading back to the At Sunrice academy a culinary centre dedicated to promoting pan Asian cuisine and culinary skills where you can join a cooking class to learn the intricacies of Peranakan cooking influenced by techniques adopted from Malay and Chinese kitchens Next make your way to the Peranakan Museum on nearby Armenian Street for a full cultural immersion into the heritage culture language and costume as well as the important traditions and rituals of the Peranakans With the finest and most comprehensive collection of Peranakan artefacts in the world you ll discover all that you need to know about this unique fusion culture The Peranakan Trail typically encompasses the Joo Chiat area of Singapore where you can absorb the relaxing atmosphere of this part of town often associated with Peranakans and Eurasians Coming to Joo Chiat Complex you ll find stores like Guan Huat Lee which sells all sorts of kitchen utensils and crockery Nyonya inspired knick knacks red wooden clogs and wooden moulds used to bake mooncakes round pastries with assorted fillings that are popularly seen during the Mid Autumn Festival and Kway Guan Huat one of the rare makers of popiah spring roll skins For accommodation around the area visit Le Peranakan a boutique hotel housed in a row of conserved shophouses Located at 400 East Coast Road it features authentic Peranakan design with rooms crafted in Nyonya and Baba styles The Joo Chiat and Katong districts in Singapore also pay homage to the fascinating background of the early Peranakans whose opulent costumes embroidery beadwork jewellery and furniture are a significant part of their culture Today you ll find beautiful Peranakan fashion

    Original URL path: http://www.yoursingapore.sg/content/traveller/en/browse/see-and-do/culture-and-heritage/a-touch-of-history/heritage-trails/peranakan-trail.html (2012-12-22)
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  • Folk Music - YourSingapore.com
    Golf Themed Attractions Get wet Recreational Spaces Out in the sun Family Fun Things to do in Singapore Attractions Fun filled Adventure Perks for the whole family Something different Science Discovery Theme Parks Whiz Kids Young Explorers Hip Hangouts Ann Siang Hill Club Street Haji Lane Dempsey Hill Beauty Wellness Pamper yourself The Alternative Way Soothe Recover Relax Rejuvenate Hands on Activities Cooking Lesson Craft classes and activities Wine Appreciation Leisure Cruises Cruises from Singapore Marina Bay Cruise Centre Singapore Singapore Cruise Centre Your New Singapore Arts Culinary Stars Design Architecture Dining Nightlife Shopping Singapore Attractions Things to do Places to see in Singapore Tweet Folk Music Overview TripAdvisor Review Melting pot of diverse melodies As part of a multi racial society Singaporeans enjoy a diverse range of musical influences some of which come in the form of traditional folk music Melting Pot of Diverse Melodies Traditional Indian dances such as the Bharatanatyam are juxtaposed against classical music that was played and performed by courtesans in the early days Traditional Malay folk music in Singapore is divided into five groups Asli Ronggeng Zapin Masri and Joget all different in terms of pace and influence For example Ronggeng is a Javanese influenced mating dance which features a couple exchanging poetic verses as they dance to the music of a rebab or gong Chinese folk music on the other hand usually depicts experiences in China with the dancers occasionally carrying props such as authentic rice sieves or gigantic paper fans Highlights Experience it all Folk Dances One of the traditions that continue to charm visitors today is the classic folk dance existing across cultures although the various dances themselves may differ Where to Stay Accommodation Find and compare rates here From 5 star hotels to budget lodges Book now We recommend FILTERS

    Original URL path: http://www.yoursingapore.sg/content/traveller/en/browse/see-and-do/arts-and-entertainment/music/folk-music.html (2012-12-22)
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  • Folk Dances - YourSingapore.com
    Science Discovery Theme Parks Whiz Kids Young Explorers Hip Hangouts Ann Siang Hill Club Street Haji Lane Dempsey Hill Beauty Wellness Pamper yourself The Alternative Way Soothe Recover Relax Rejuvenate Hands on Activities Cooking Lesson Craft classes and activities Wine Appreciation Leisure Cruises Cruises from Singapore Marina Bay Cruise Centre Singapore Singapore Cruise Centre Your New Singapore Arts Culinary Stars Design Architecture Dining Nightlife Shopping Singapore Attractions Things to do Places to see in Singapore Tweet Folk Dances Overview TripAdvisor Review Embracing global influences One of the traditions that continue to charm visitors today is the classic folk dance existing across cultures although the various dances themselves may differ Embracing global influences Most of the ethnic communities in Singapore still practise rural traditions of their village ancestors from many years ago One of the traditions that continue to charm visitors today is the classic folk dance existing across cultures though the various dances themselves may differ Visiting artists from India brought with them the dance of the courtesans both graceful and aggressive to local Singaporean stages Malay folk dances are the result of foreign influences brought about by passing travellers For example the Zapin has Arab roots while the Joget adopts the lightness of movement from Portuguese folk dance The Chinese meanwhile know quite a variety of traditional folk dances an art inherited from their ancestors who migrated to Singapore from various parts of China From the Han province comes the dance of the Rice Harvest performed with authentic sieves to depict young girls harvesting crop under the hot sun Chinese folk dances such as these are performed every year during the Chingay Festival Highlights Also check out Chingay Parade Singapore Spring blooms with the lively Processsion of Giant Flags a bewitchingly spectacular combination of sound and dance Expect fiery

    Original URL path: http://www.yoursingapore.sg/content/traveller/en/browse/see-and-do/arts-and-entertainment/dance/folk-dances.html (2012-12-22)
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  • Katong Antique House - YourSingapore.com
    Recreational Spaces Out in the sun Family Fun Things to do in Singapore Attractions Fun filled Adventure Perks for the whole family Something different Science Discovery Theme Parks Whiz Kids Young Explorers Hip Hangouts Ann Siang Hill Club Street Haji Lane Dempsey Hill Beauty Wellness Pamper yourself The Alternative Way Soothe Recover Relax Rejuvenate Hands on Activities Cooking Lesson Craft classes and activities Wine Appreciation Leisure Cruises Cruises from Singapore Marina Bay Cruise Centre Singapore Singapore Cruise Centre Your New Singapore Arts Culinary Stars Design Architecture Dining Nightlife Shopping Singapore Attractions Things to do Places to see in Singapore Tweet Katong Antique House Overview TripAdvisor Review Peranakan Living The Katong Antique House is two storey shophouse where every type of traditional Peranakan costumes crockery and furniture is put on display by its owner and curator Peter Wee a fourth generation Baba Peranakan Peranakan Living Wee regales you with stories of his heritage in a bona fide Peranakan home setting A little gallery sits on the top floor of the two storey shophouse which Wee inherited from his maternal grandfather Marvel at the intricately woven kasut manek or beaded slippers charming furniture and wedding costumes Essential Information Opening hours Daily 11am 6 30pm By appointment only Admission Fee Free admission Features Free admission Family friendly Tours Trails Good For Culture Family History Local Flavour Recommended For Curator s tour Where Address 208 East Coast Rd Singapore 428907 65 6345 8544 Enlarge map How to get there Highlights Also Check Out East Coast Park The city s most popular stretch of beach always buzzes with activity even when it s not playing host to the wide spectrum of sporting events that grace its shores regularly like the Singapore Where to Stay Accommodation Find and compare rates here From 5 star hotels to

    Original URL path: http://www.yoursingapore.sg/content/traveller/en/browse/see-and-do/culture-and-heritage/a-touch-of-history/museums/katong-antique-house.html (2012-12-22)
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