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Express Yourself

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Duncan Forgan dons his blazer and discovers the most enjoyable way to travel from Singapore to Bangkok, on Asia’s answer to the Orient-Express.

Kampong Glam Rocks On

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Singapore’s already tiny alternative art scene has taken a hit during the pandemic. But one Lion City enclave, in particular, remains alive with left-field energy

Singapore’s top-5 Venues for Hainanese Chicken Rice

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The best places to sample one of the island nation’s signature dishes

Singapore Open to Vaccinated Travelers

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A gateway to some of the most fascinating places in Southeast Asia, travelers can now pair Singapore with the likes of Phuket and Bali as Asia welcomes international visitors once again. 

Singapore: Gateway to Southeast Asia with Remote Lands

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Singapore is a destination unlike anywhere else — tropical, urban, cosmopolitan, green, and a gateway to Southeast Asia.

Singapore Tourism Board’s Rachel Loh on Re-Opening Safely

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Rachel Loh of the Singapore Tourism Board speaks with Remote Lands on the future of international travel in Singapore after Covid.

The Freshly Refurbished Raffles Singapore Reopens

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It has been a long wait since the refurbishment began in 2017 but the new and improved Raffles Singapore – now with 115 suites – reopened on August 1, putting a fresh shine on the finest hotel in the Lion City.

How Laksa Became Singapore’s Signature Dish

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No dish says Lion City like laksa, but from the Chinese diaspora to Katong there’s a whole lot more to this Singapore staple than meets the eye – or the taste buds.

Opium Suite to the Merchant Room: Inside Singapore’s Six Senses Maxwell and Duxton

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Laurel Tuohy takes Remote Lands inside the two distinct personalities of the Six Senses Maxwell and Duxton for good food, better design, and a conversation with general manager Murray Aitken.

Social Singapore: 4 Neighborhoods for the History and Culture

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Yes, there are luxury hotels galore and beautiful beaches, but it’s the diversity that is the real treasure in Singapore. Check out these four unique neighborhoods for a dose of Singapore heritage.

Taking Your Ultra-Luxe Singapore Grand Prix to the Next Level

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Yes, you’ll sip champagne through a 61-lap sporting extravaganza and, yes, you’ll meet Singapore Grand Prix crew and drivers and sleep in ultra-luxe hotels – but what then? Well, Remote Lands has a few suggestions on that front.

Celebrity Chefs Climb Aboard the Eastern & Oriental Express in 2019

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Janice Wong, Luke Mangan, Didier Corlou, and Ian Kittichai will all be taking their talents to the rails of one of Asia’s most exclusive luxury train journeys aboard the Eastern & Oriental Express, crossing Thailand, Malaysia, and Singapore.