Singapore: Through Local Eyes

Shulaiha

Where are you originally from?​
Singapore

PEOPLE

In one word or sentence, how do you describe your people?
Fast paced

On a scale of 1-10, how well does your country speak English?
7

Can you give a key phrase/word/expression that people in your country usually say?
Die die must try!

How do I say “hello/thank you/please/sorry” in your language?
Salam/Terima kasih/Boleh tak?/Maaf

Are you more like laid back or party people?
Laid back

FOOD​

Best food? Weirdest food? Local food to try?
Chicken rice/Satay

Best drink? Local drink to try?
Bubble tea of any flavor!

How is breakfast served in your country?
We go to hawker centres to buy our choice of breakfast

CULTURE​

The best festival to attend?
None

Which sport are you guys crazy about?
None

What is the craziest thing to do in your country?
Nothing much except the nightlife here can extend till 5am

What excursions and/or activities do you extremely suggest that visitors MUST do?
Visit Sentosa! Lots of activities available

Are there any local customs a visitor should be sensitive to?
Nope

PLACES​

What is/are the most surreal places/landmarks to visit?
Gardens by the Bay

Where can visitors find the best beach?
Lazarus Island

If I’m staying for less than a week, which city should I choose?
Little India has the best boutique hotels

COUNTRY​

In one word or sentence, how do you describe your country?
Expensive

How many days at least should a visitor spend in your country?
3 days

When is the best time to visit?
May-June

Can you give an interesting trivia about your country? (Could be about anything!)
Shopping haven

What is your country’s most popular stereotype/cliché?
We are a part of china

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