Singapore is home to numerous stores and malls as purchasing or shopping has basically became a past time for local residents here. You can spot many of your favorite brands and sought after restaurants just by strolling around between the busy streets complete with the city lights, safety signage, and line of cars all jammed up in the bustling cities of Singapore. The long array of shopping centers, entertainment and electronic hub in the country also paved way for their roads and avenues to be gain popularity among locals and up to tourists as well. Their locations became a one stop go to shop for many people’s needs whether its fashion, gadgets, food, entertainment or simply recreation.
Here are some of the famous roads that make up to the rich city of Singapore:
1) SERANGOON ROAD
The Serangoon Road is the one- way street that runs from Little India to Boon Keng. You can go to their town center – the Serangoon Central- where some of the tastiest restaurants can be found such as: The Ship Restaurant & Bar; Dian Xiao Er; Lau Wang Claypot Delights; and the RamenPlay. Sri Veeramakaliamman Temple, a small temple built by Bengali workers way back 1881, is also worth the visit.
But it is Little India that is considered as the main attraction when going to the Serangoon Road. It is practically an Indian neighborhood that is now became a hit for its mix of spice stores, authentic art galleries and Bollywood shops, and even hotels for backpackers.
2) TANJONG PAGANG ROAD
Tanjong Pagang Road is just located in the Central Business District and is occupied by different establishments tourists would also enjoy to see. Next to Tanjong Pagar MRT Station is the Telok Ayer Performing Arts Center or TAPAC which houses full and part time circles of varied cultural traditions and art disciplines. Cross more streets complete with the safety signages Singapore and pass by some Buddhist temple, until you reach the Maxwell Food Center and engage on some food trip. Here you can find different authentic local treats with a touch of Cantonese.
3) ORCHARD ROAD
Now this is probably one of the most popular roads not just in Singapore but the whole world. It is known as the center for entertainment and retail hub in the country located at Singapore’s business district. Shop till you drop among the many shopping malls you can find here, from the shopping center for the younger ones the Far East Plaza, to some cheaper finds at the Lucky Plaza where the thirty storey building also consists of residential areas aside for the over 500 retail shops and food establishments.
And if you are searching for a melting pot of world class top brands and top of the line electronics store then head to ION Orchard. You can find flagship stores from Prada, Armani, Louis Vuiton to Dior!