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Where to Shop in Singapore
Though many people come to Singapore to view the beautiful sights and enjoy sea-beaches but many of them end up with shopping to the fullest. There are many malls and shopping areas in Singapore that will surely satisfy your shopping instinct.
Amongst the largest and popular shopping joints of Singapore is Centrepoint where you meet all your needs. Apart from the legendary Robinsons & Co. you will find stores that specialize in music, fashionable clothing, sporting goods, electronics, Asian artifacts and antiques.
DFS Galleria Scottswalk
If you want to have a duty-free saving on the leading brands of the world, then you should visit DFS Galleria Scottswalk. The place offers exclusive DFS items with 100% guarantee along with a huge selection of unique local specialties.
Great Singapore Sale
For a shop-alcoholic, it is recommended to visit the mid-year Great Singapore Sale where you get huge discount on things. During the sale time, all major shopping centres mark their prices down for a fixed period time. To get the right shopping deal, it is better to go at the beginning of the Great Sale.
Wondering around the city you come across many street markets and small shops which sell tourist wares like painted fans, Chinese seals and you are recommended to bargain for such items.
With a line of malls showcasing clothes, shoes, electronic goods, furniture, etc, the Orchard Road most of the time has some or the other sale going on. When in Singapore, just visit this road and you too can not check yourself from shopping. There are many five-star hotels and excellent coffees shops to give you a break during shopping.
Far East Plaza
A perfect place to hang out - enjoyed by locals and tourists as well, the Far East Plaza has everything – from most-modern clothes to precious gems and music CDs.
Since the place has HMV, the largest music superstores in Southeast Asia, it is just perfect for all music lovers. At level 5 at The Heeren you have restaurants providing you with delicious Asian cuisine.
Tanglin Shopping Centre
People looking for Asian antiques come to Tanglin Shopping Centre. Moreover, you can get your clothes stitched as it has a variety of tailors.
Popular as Little India, the place is known for its Indian cuisine and shopping. From bangles to each type of Indian cuisine to most ethnic Indian dresses, you will get everything in Little India.