How to use THR (holiday allowance) wisely? Do you guys already make a plan on how to spend your THR in the best way? In addition to returning home, it’s a good idea to hope for a vacation with your family. To make it more memorable, going abroad to Singapore together will be a great choice.
There are a lot of tourist attractions in Singapore, especially in Sentosa. Sentosa (formerly Pulau Belakang Mati) is the name of an island in Singapore which is famous as a vacation spot. This island is one of the locations where the symbol of Singapore, the Merlion, is located.
There are many choices of a place to sleep in Sentosa such as Sentosa Hotels or Amara Sanctuary Resort Sentosa. Both of them, located on Sentosa and provide the best facilities for their customers. You won’t regret it if you choose to stay there together with all your family members.
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Sentosa Siloso Beach
The coolest place to enjoy your vacation is the beach. Especially for children. Sentosa Siloso Beach is one of the most popular beaches in Singapore. You can go there by taking the monorail, get off at the beach station, and then take a free tram to Siloso Beach. Don’t forget to watch over the road sign.
There are many activities that we can do here, such as swimming or sunbathing. We are also allowed to play beach volleyball, canoeing, play freebee, and even make a sand beach with the children. If you want to, you can rent a beach bike to get around the Beach area.
Wanna try something different? Choose the modern toy, like the Segway. Segway is an eco adventure game. It is a two-wheeled vehicle with automatic control without a seat. We have to stand up to drive this Segway. With Segway we can get around Siloso Beach.
This tourist destination is also located on Sentosa Island. This beach is as beautiful as Siloso Beach, perfect for those of you who need a more relaxed and private place. Palawan Beach has a calmer atmosphere. In the morning, you can swim or cycle around in peace here. Swimming, sunbathing are powerful ways to relieve stress and relax the mind from your busy daily routine.
Universal Studios Singapore
This is an amusement park which was first opened in the Southeast Asian region. The theme of this park is taken from many Universal studios famous movie productions. Some rides that you won’t miss to try are far-far away, the lost world, New York, Sci-Fi City, Hollywood Boulevard, Madagascar, and ancient Egypt.
The park also features 30 restaurants and food counters, as well as 20 souvenir stalls. Ticket prices start from S$32 (for seniors ticket), S$48 (children) S$66 (adult one day ticket) to S$ 118 (adult, for 2 days visit). If you’re a moslem you don’t need to worry because you can also find halal food and a place to pray there. The place is also really clean and comfortable, you will be happy and enjoy your time there.
This largest aquarium in the world has a collection of more than 100,000 sea animals from 800 species. The aquarium is becoming more attractive to visitors because there is a replica of a shipwreck complete with the latest technology lighting at the bottom. At the top there is a museum that shows a super large replica of Admiral Cheng Ho’s ship. You can learn history about him here.
Merlion or sea lion is a statue with the head of a lion with a body like a fish. Its name is a combination of a mermaid and a lion. The Merlion was designed by Fraser Brunner for the Singapore Tourism Board in 1964. Many tourists take pictures here.
Those are 5 cool attractions you must visit during your time in Singapore. Before planning to Singapore, don’t forget to book your ticket only from Traveloka, because there will be many promos and deals are waiting for you.
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