If you happen to be traveling to Singapore, or any foreign country for that matter, it is always a good idea to get travel insurance. Most travel insurance provides the following protections and benefits; emergency medical treatment, medical evacuation, cancellation or trip interruption, missed departure, personal liability, legal expenses, personal belongings or baggage losses, and personal accident.
Singapore is a world class city and an economic superpower in the making. They are well known all over the world for having one of the busiest and most efficient ports anywhere, that handles a great deal of the shipping between Asia, and either America or Europe. The city just recently celebrated the opening of most of the most expensive casinos ever built in the world. Below you will find out more about it, and some of this wonderful cities other tourist hot spots.
Marina Bay Sands Singapore – What can you say about this one of a kind building that is sure to become the signature structure the city is known for, just like the Sidney Opera House or the Empire State building. They even built an entire park on its roof called the “Sands SkyPark” that has stunning gardens, luxurious greenery, a 360 degree view of the city, and some of the most delicious and scrumptious restaurants found anywhere.
Universal Studios Singapore – If you are bringing your kids with you, then make sure you visit the Universal Studio amusement park, or else you are going to be in big trouble with your children. The park has all of the great rides and shows, just like you would find at their sister parks back in the US.
Art Science Museum at Marina Bay Sands – Once again, the buildings at this establishment are a must see attraction. The “Hand” amphitheatre is simply out of this world, and it puts on some of the best concerts on the planet. The museum itself displays many ancient Chinese priceless pieces of artwork and pottery, making it a must stop for any and all art lovers.
Raffles Hotel – What else is there to so about one of the most famous and glamorous hotels in the world. It was one of the first hotels built in Singapore and has been maintained beautifully. During the second World War, the Japanese invaders took it over and used it as their command center.
The owner of the hotel likes to tell a joke about what her guests say when they first see it and stay in it. She says, “When people first walk into the lobby, they say, OH my God, I have never seen anyplace so beautiful. Then when they are checking out and get their first look at their bill, they say OH my God once again”, because it is so high.
Singapore is a wonderful city to not only visit, but to live in. If you are a first time traveler to this wonderful destination, please make sure everything goes as you expect it to, and protect yourself fully by obtaining travel insurance for your Singapore holiday.